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HTC Incredible S

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HTC Incredible S
Incredible S
HTC Incredible S.jpg
Model Number: See Page
Device Type: Phone
Manufacturer: HTC HTC-icon.png
Release Date: Feb. 2011
Operating System: Android Android-icon.jpg
Dimensions: 120 x 64 x 11.7 mm
Weight: 136 g
Display: 4" WVGA 480x800 SLCD
GSM Model:
Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8255
GSM Model:
Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8655
RAM: Not Known
Internal Memory: 768 MB RAM, 1.1 GB NAND
Memory Card: microSD/HC
Networks: All Models: GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900
GSM Model:
S710a: UMTS850, UMTS1900, UMTS2100
S710e: UMTS900, UMTS2100 Unknown: UMTS900, UMTS1700, UMTS2100
CDMA Model:
S710d: UMTS900, UMTS2100, CDMA800, CDMA1900
ADR6350: UMTS900, UMTS2100, CDMA800, CDMA1900
Wi-fi: 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz
USB: Not Known
Bluetooth: 2.1
GPS: Yes
Video out: No
Camera: 8 MP
Secondary Camera: 1.3
Battery: 1450 mAh
Other features
Additional Features:


HTC Droid Incredible 2
HTC Incredible S
Codename: HTC Vivo


A note on the state of development for the Incredible 2/S
Slinkwyde posted on 28th February 2014, 01:27 PM:

The 4.2.2 ROMs are the last ROMs for our phone that are both stable and fully functional (including camera in CM 10.1). Don't use Beanstalk 4.3; it has severe graphical issues that randomly make apps completely unusable. 4.4 ROMs benefit from the lower RAM requirements of KitKat, but on the Incredible 2 they suffer from missing functionality such as no camera. Using Greenify, Android Tweaker 2, and a lightweight launcher such as Nova Launcher (rather than Trebuchet, AOSP's default launcher), you can reduce the RAM usage and improve the battery life and performance of 4.2.2, without having to lose functionality like you would in 4.4. Then if you want you can apply a 4.4 KitKat theme. A good kernel to use is B-team AOSP 4.3v2 (MD5: a10098530a2153eaaec301049201ee37 thread), so that in developer options you can set the CPU governor to smartassv2 and perhaps do a little overclocking too if you want. I also recommend the AGPS patch if you use your phone for navigation or other location services. When your phone gets laggy, use the Fast Reboot app to free up RAM without needing to actually reboot (which drains considerable battery).

If your Incredible 2 is just a secondary phone for you to mess around with, CM 11 (kitkat) may be a good choice. You'll appreciate the lower RAM usage and won't mind the missing features. If it's your main phone, on the other hand, use a 4.2.2 ROM for now


Android RUU Roms


Team Venom Presents ViperINC 1.3.1 Sense4.1
Android version 4.0.3
Project version 1.3.1
Latest release date October 24, 2012
Development status Discontinued
Base Stock Chinese OTA / Kernel
UI Sense 4.1
Note It's recommended that a custom kernel be flashed to fix many issues/inconsistencies.
  • Native WiFi tether not functioning
  • Backlights will stay on sometimes after screen turns off
  • Bluetooth file sending & receiving
  • In some instances, phone app will stop working, mobile data connection will be lost, phone will report that SIM card is not inserted, and carrier will be reported as No service.vodafone NL. Problem is temporarily fixed by wiping data. (Bug)
  • If GPS status is toggled, apps will no longer be able to activate it until phone is rebooted. (Bug)
Link (ROM)(1.10.13) Team Venom Presents ViperINC 1.3.1 Sense4.1 : Tweaks

CM7 Fused CyanMobile Incredible Xperience
Android version 2.3.7 (Higher versions planned)
Project version 1.0
Latest release date March 17, 2014
Development status WIP
Base CyanogenMod 7
UI Stock
  • Uses a universal installer
Link WIP ROM GB 2.3.8 Official CM7 Fused CyanMobile Incredible Xperience Update: 3/17

Stock Rom v4.5 / SenseM 5.0 / 5.0.1 Ext4 {tweaks/themes}
Android version 2.3.4
Project version 5.0.1
Latest release date March 6, 2012
Development status Inactive
Base Stock
UI Sense 2.1/3.0
  • Offers stock and modded versions
  • Project author appears to have moved on
Link ROM 3.6.12 sense 2.1/3.0 Stock Rom v4.5 / SenseM 5.0 / 5.0.1 Ext4 {tweaks/themes}

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HTC Incredible S (Europe)