Android 2.3.4 Coming Soon to the Nexus Line
Recently, a quick tweet on the official Twitter page for the Google Nexus line announced that Android 2.3.4 is coming. The Android 2.3.4 update will start to roll out over the next few weeks to the Nexus S and the Nexus One, together with Google Talk with Video and some various, choice improvements.
As mentioned, you will be able to enjoy the newest version of Android, 2.3.4 very soon on your Nexus S and Nexus One. Also, we now have a list of specific details with regard to the “bug fixes” concerning the Nexus S and the Nexus One. Aside from this good news, we don’t know the whole picture quite yet, but for sure, there is more to come!
New Features & Improvements
New feature: video chat in Google Talk
Previously only available to tablet users on Android 3.0, Google Talk with video and voice chat is now available on Android phones running 2.3.4 that have front-facing cameras, starting with Nexus S. For more information please see our blog post.
Bug fixes for Nexus S & Nexus One
Phone shuts down or reboots: a very small percentage of users reported this problem, which is fixed with the latest release. (Nexus S)
Wi-fi & 3G icons both indicate active: for anyone who saw this strange behavior in your phone’s status bar, it should now be fixed. (Nexus S)
Battery life: some users let us know that their batteries didn’t seem to be lasting as long; battery life should be improved for these folks. (Nexus One)
GPS location/navigation: some Nexus One users who noticed location and navigation problems after updating to 2.3.3 should notice improved location accuracy. (Nexus One)