US Cellular HTC Merge Customers Receive Gingerbread

Gingerbread is all over the place lately, it seems. US Cellular has delivered the upgrade to owners of the oft-forgotten HTC Merge. Unfortunately it does appear you may need a Windows PC to apply this yourself as it requires HTC Sync, but be sure to call your local US Cellular location to see if they can do it for you in-store. If you are able to do it yourself, head over to their site to get started with the instructions and download. [via AP]

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  • DannyB

    Sweet!! Now if I ever get my hands on one for big red, I know that US Cellular ROM can be hacked to work on the vzw variant.
    Or I could just put CM7 on it.

    • Dante Giugliano

      so theoretically if one where to purchase a US Cellular HTC Merge it can be activated to work on vzw with 3g data and ect?

  • Ryan Jarrett

    And if anyone is interested, it upgrades Sense to 2.1 which gives you the recent apps list in the notification bar, the ability to download HTC Skins and the battery life is a hell of a lot better.