HTC's delay of the promised Android 2.1/Éclair update to its Hero handset has been causing consternation among owners, and it has contacted TechRadar to issue a statement about the issue.
A number of users have been complaining about the lack of communication on the subject, and that has prompted HTC to speak out on the subject:
"The integration of Éclair on the HTC Hero took longer to develop than anticipated and we apologise for this delay.
"We are committed to meeting our customers' demand for this update."
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