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[ICS OTA] Update for Evo 3D (26.06 11:00 CEST)

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By AcerExtensa, Member on 26th June 2012, 10:24 AM
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Got official OTA update in Germany on unbranded HTC Evo 3D.

Congratulations to all of us!


How to update to OTA without updating hboot
Instruction for S_OFF 4EXT RECOVERY : (Thanks anryl)

  1. . Download and copy modified OTA to sdcard.
    274.43 MB
  2. . Download and copy firmware as to sdcard. 17.70 MB
  3. . From 4ext recovery install the modified OTA
  4. . Go to bootloader and install firmware
(with new radio old recovery old hboot)

now flash and that's all folks


===FOR EVERYONE WHO GETS STATUS 7 or 6 like: === (Thanks crystalic)


assert(check_cid(getprop("ro.cid"), "00000000" , "11111111" ,
"22222222" , "33333333" , "44444444" , "55555555" , "66666666" ,
"77777777" , "88888888" , "99999999" , "HTC__001" , "HTC__102" ,
"HTC__E11" , "HTC__203" , "HTC__032" , "HTC__304" , "HTC__A07" ,
"HTC__405" , "HTC__Y13" , "HTC__N34" ,
"HTC__016") == "t");

1. download 7zip (google it, free) and open up "S_OFF_4EXT_RECOVERY_OTA_SHOOTER_U_ICS_35_S_HT C_Eu" with 7zip, and go to


and extract "updater-script" to your desktop. Be sure it's not extracted as .TXT and DO NOT OPEN IT WITH NOTEPAD

2. Download Notepad++ (google it, it's free) and open up the "updater-script" from the desktop.
Comment out the lines, by putting # in front of them:


#assert(check_cid(getprop("ro.cid"), "00000000" , "11111111" ,
# "22222222" , "33333333" , "44444444" , "55555555" , "66666666" ,
# "77777777" , "88888888" , "99999999" , "HTC__001" , "HTC__102" ,
# "HTC__E11" , "HTC__203" , "HTC__032" , "HTC__304" , "HTC__A07" ,
# "HTC__405" , "HTC__Y13" , "HTC__N34" ,
# "HTC__016") == "t");

3. then go to File=>Saves As=>Name: updater-scipt Type: All types (*.*)
Now go back to your "META-INF/com/google/android/" in the 7zip and delete the existing "updater-script", and the put inside the new one from the desktop

4. push the zip to your SD card now and install it from 4ext recovery (and don't forget to install firmware as described in the first post)

***NOTE: be sure to use 7zip and Notepad++ because they don't seem to corrupt the files by manipulating with them as classical Notepad does***


Update information:

Android-Version: 4.0.3
HTC Sense Version: 3.6
Software-Number: 3.28.401.1

Kernel-Version: 3.0.16-ge733189 htc-kernel@u18000-build-144#1 SMP PREEMT
baseband-Number: 11.77.3804.00U_11.25.3504.06_M
Build-Number: 3.28.401.1 CL385730 release-key
Browser-Version: WebKit/534.30

Last edited by AcerExtensa; 29th June 2012 at 11:45 AM. Reason: added update information
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26th June 2012, 10:27 AM |#2  
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italy un-brand here, i've checked right now and i'm downloading it! thx 4 the /b/ro tip
26th June 2012, 10:31 AM |#3  
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UK unbranded - here too. Just wait for US sprint users to pick up on this.
26th June 2012, 10:32 AM |#4  
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UK here and I just got the notification for a system update to Android 4.0 at 10:26am! Downloading now
26th June 2012, 11:04 AM |#5  
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Portugal here with French unbraded one, got the notification... great...
should I download?
26th June 2012, 11:07 AM |#6  
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Originally Posted by torres.sis

Portugal here with French unbraded one, got the notification... great...
should I download?

26th June 2012, 11:11 AM |#7  
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Bosnia and Herzegovina, Unbranded..I started to download 11:26, and it's booting right now ..

I wanted to s-off it, and I just wanted to check for the last time for ICS update..and IT WAS THERE ..hahahaha
26th June 2012, 11:11 AM |#8  
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When someone finishes downloading and updating, can you post what version it is?

Cant wait 'till rooted rom will be available here on XDA for download.

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26th June 2012, 11:12 AM |#9  
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Installed and first thing I noticed is that the device feels much faster. I'm using Holo Launcher and my widgets scroll smoother, homescreen transitions are smoother and homescreen preview is much smoother than before, it used to be very laggy.

Going to test the battery usage now, fully charged from 11am.
26th June 2012, 11:12 AM |#10  
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