The white sim-free HTC Hero Android smartphone officially went on sale from a number of different retailers in the UK today. The sim-free model comes in white only and has a Teflon coating. Clove and devicewire have stock of the handset as we speak and Mobile Fun is expected to have stock from tomorrow.
Both Amazon and Play.com still have the handset for pre-order only. Play.com has a release date of 31 July on its product page whilst Amazon is still expecting stock on the 15th August. Expansys is expecting stock in “less than five days”.