HTC SENSATION Posts on XDA

[BREAKING] HTC OpenSense SDK and Kernel Source Code Released!

It's been too long, really. We all wanted this to be released a long time ago, but with HTC being HTC, it wasn't. If you follow developments from HTC, you'll know that they recently announced that they'll be unlocking the bootloaders on the Sensation and EVO 3D, about months later than potentially helpful. They also...

Finally HTC offering web Bootloader unlock

XDA member kaintfm let us know some great news for all HTC lovers with newer devices out there. According to HTC´s Facebook page, the Bootloader Unlock tool will be web-based, require a valid email address, a device-specific token, and it will require your consent to void parts of the warranty. After all is said and...

AlphaRevX & Unrevoked S-Off Tool Released for HTC Specific Devices

A few days ago, XDA member MohamedYousri told us about the latest achievement by the alliance between AlphaRevX & Unrevoked. This tool, called Revolutionary, is the first major collaboration between two development groups. The term revolutionary was due because of some of the mechanisms by which we gain S-OFF. This new tool allows S-Off and...

S-OFF For Pyramid Coming Soon!

It looks as if the mighty has fallen yet once again. This is something that has been expected for a while but it seems that we may be just days away from a full S-OFF on the Sensation's hboot. Yes, you read correctly, the once deemed uncrackable security measure imposed by HTC on the new...

HTC Will Roll Out Unlocked Bootloaders for Sensation and EVO 3D

Sunday is no longer a relaxing day in the mobile world. Just a few hours ago -at the time we were writing this article- and thanks to XDA member kurtis.austin2, we learned via HTC social channels that Senstation and EVO 3D owners will be able to unlock their bootloaders! According to the source, We announce today that...

Collection – CWM Recovery [WIP], Unsecure BOOT, ENG H-BOOT, And S-OFF for HTC Sensation

With the arrival of the HTC Sensation, members and developers who want the device started gathering all the tools required for cooking and modifying. XDA member Bin4ry placed a great thread where he collected many goodies for you to play with. You will find Unsecured Boot.img (gives you a root adb shell), ENG Hboot (enables...

Sense 3.0 May Become Available in Pre-Sensation Devices

It is amazing how HTC has been able to turn the page on what it could have meant an absolute PR disaster as well as a sharp drop in sales. Listening to customer complains, HTC decided that it would no longer lock the bootloaders for the upcoming devices HTC Sensation, Kingdom, and so on. However,...

HTC Sensation Bootloader Will Be Unlocked

As you may remember a few weeks ago, HTC announced that its bootloaders won´t be unlocked. Now, thanks to XDA member mushweed, we learned some amazing news directly for HTC's headquarters. According to a chat through the official HTC live chat, it seems that the HTC Sensation bootloader will be unlocked! HTC said to stay...

Update: m10 File Tools Finally Released!!!

Well, it really didn't take the devs much time. Just this morning, we published an article describing a new set of tools that will be crucial for devs working on Sense 3.0 ports to be able to reduce the image sizes and get them to "fit" the screen. XDA members Flemmard and DiamondBack2010 have finally released their...

.m10 Decompiler Available Soon

You may recall a while back, almost right after the HTC Sensation port became available, that there was an article about instructions provided by XDA member r2DoesInc on how to help with porting the new Sense 3.0 base along with all of its 3D-licious widgets. In this article, the developer also mentions that one of...

Working On The Sense 3.0 Port? Here’s Something Useful…

XDA-developers has been dancing to this particular beat for a very long time. Many of you who have joined after 2008 will probably have no clue about this, but when the original Manila 3D (precursor to Sense) came about, HTC claimed that it would be impossible for older hardware to run it (even the HTC...

Send In the Droids… HD2 Gets a Taste of Sensation

It seems like it was just yesterday when the dump for the HTC Sensation was posted in our boards (in fact, it was 2 days ago, but who keeps track of these things?) Just yesterday, the first booting port appeared in the Desire HD section. Devs all around XDA are scrambling to get functional ports...