Owners of a HTC Flyer tablet PC from Taiwanese mobile phone maker HTC Corporation have now the possibility to download and install on their Windows-based PCs a new version of the HTC Sync application, with support for the 7-inch devices in their hands.
The desktop software was made available for all users of Android-based devices from HTC who would like to connect and sync their handsets with a Windows PCs at home.
Recently, the handset vendor updated the application to provide support for the latest device it released on shelves with Google's Android operating system on board, and support for the HTC Flyer tablet was included as well.
The application can be used for transferring files from the device to the PC and the other way around, as well as for the syncing of various personal information between the two, and perform other actions as well.
“You can use HTC Sync to synchronize Outlook contacts and calendar or Outlook Express contacts and the bookmarks of web browser between your computer and your phone,” the mobile phone maker notes on its website.
“It also lets you install third-party Android applications on the phone, and bring your photos, videos, documents, songs, and playlists to your HTC Flyer.”
HTC Sync needs an Intel Pentium III or higher processor to work properly, as well as 1GB of RAM or higher, XGA (1024 x 768) or higher-resolution video adapter and monitor, and 60 MB of available free hard disk space.
At the same time, it requires the presence of an USB 2.0 port on the desktop PC, so that users can connect the tablet to the computer via the USB cable included in the device's package.
The application is compatible with Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7, and also needs Microsoft Office Outlook 2000, XP, 2003, 2007 or 2010-32bit.