Sprint has finally started updating the HTC Hero to the latest version of Google Android, Android 2.1, but before you update make sure you backup your data as the Android 2.1 update for the HTC Hero on Sprint will erase all your current user data.
If you are using a PC you can use HTC Sync to backup your data, it will also let you syncronize your outlook and Windows address book an contacts.
You can find out more about the Android 2.1 update for the Sprint HTC Hero over at the HTC website. Have a look and our article on Android vs iPhone to see which smartphone and mobile platform is best for you.
via UbergizmoFiled Under: Android News, Mobile Phone News