Sprint owners of the HTC EVO 3D and the EVO Design 4G will be getting a tasty treat in early August. Sprint has confirmed, that both of these phones will be getting the Android 4.0/Ice Cream Sandwich update in early August. Here's a handy breakdown of just some of the new features that ICS and this update will bring to the venerable devices:
  • A refined, evolved user interface that is simple, beautiful and useful
  • Face Unlock: use state-of-the-art facial recognition technology to unlock your phone with a smile
  • Redesigned camera app which introduces Scenes like Panorama, and Effects such as Vignette, Depth of Field, Vintage and Posterize
  • Web browser now lets you sync Google Chrome™ bookmarks, request full desktop versions of sites, see your open tabs in a new layout
  • People: browse friends, family and coworkers, see their photos in high-resolution and check their latest status updates from Google+
  • Improved keyboard with incredibly accurate typing, an inline spell checker and improved copy and paste support
  • Redesigned Gmail™ app that now lets you swipe between conversations to catch up quickly and search for emails even without a data connection
  • Google+ integration that lets you hangout and video chat with up to 10 friends using your front-facing camera

Sound off if you have one of these devices, and are excited to finally try out ICS.

Source: Sprint