Happy owners of the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 will have more reasons to celebrate as an all-new RC version of Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich for the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 has finally arrived. Also known as RC3.1 ICS Android 4.0.3, the upgrade promises new exciting features and bug fixes for the previous RC version.
Featuring a 4.0-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen together with a 1 GHz Cortex-A8 processor and 512 MB RAM, the Galaxy S makes running Ice Cream Sandwich a worthwhile experience. The RC3.1 firmware build is still at its beta stage and is not completely stable yet, although all the core features of ICS are intact and you would rarely encounter any force [...]
It seems like everybody is craving for some of the Ice Cream Sandwich that Google has served. Many Android users have had the luck of receiving Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, whether through official or unofficial sources, on their devices. However, the majority are still waiting for their serving. Users of the Nexus S 4G, for example.
The official update for Samsung Nexus 4G is still not out. Fortunately, several developers have successfully ported the Android 4.0.3 OTA update from the GSM variant of the Nexus S into the Nexus S 4G. This means that users of the Nexus S 4G can use the port to run Ice Cream Sandwich on their phones while [...]
Want to install the latest Android 4.0.3 leak on your Galaxy S2? Well we are going to show you how today. In this new build Samsung made several improvements, mostly speed and over all touch screen improvements.
Disclaimer: Android Authority is not responsible for any damage to your device while flashing this unofficial leak.
Pre-Installation tips:Backup your Apps and important data — bookmarks, contacts, SMS, APNs (internet settings), etc. If you have Samsung’s PC software Kies installed, un-install it first because it may interrupt the flashing process. Drivers! — it’s important you’ve the proper drivers installed. Download links below: 32 bit (x86) [...]
With latest announcement of CyanogenMod9, thousands of hackers and modders from throughout the world are going crazy anticipating its public release. Luckily, for those who have an Android 4.0.3 device, you can now try the new ROM. You can now download Trebuchet Launcher in its early alpha stage as it is preloaded with the ROM.
Apart from using Android 4.0.3, the other requirement you must meet is your device must be rooted too. So if you happen to own a Galaxy Nexus or a Nexus S, you can simply download the launcher. TreBuchet has been developed to appear just like a stock Android 4 launcher, however, it comes equipped with a few customizations typically not found in [...]
With the CES 2012 just a few days away, the number of people waiting to see Google’s latest delicious offering, the Ice Cream Sandwich, is rapidly increasing. As the day draws nearer, people are getting more excited to find the latest OS on new devices. Considering that the total number of Android devices that the ICS is currently active (0.6%), many are looking forward to an increase after CES 2012 on January 10. Especially since recent news have shared that Android Market activated 200 million devices in November, this can only be expected.
Compared with the other older versions, ICS has not turned into a big hit yet. But within the next few months, this might change [...]
Proud owners of the Motorola DROID 2 are in for an awesome New Year’s treat, as a team of Android developers is working on bringing the Ice Cream Sandwich update to the DROID 2. As of today, the early build of the popular CyanogenMod 9 (based on Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich) has been released for the Motorola DROID 2 Global.
Featuring a 1.2 GHz Cortex A9 processor, the Droid 2 Global definitely cements the rumor that even older single-core devices can keep up with Android’s latest version. Released way back in late 2010, the Droid 2 Global is a decent device with a physical keyboard and scratch-resistant display (thanks to the Corning Gorilla Glass that it [...]
Until the Galaxy Tab 8.9 gets an official, stable release of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, Galaxy Tab 8.9 users have an option of trying out an unofficial alpha build of Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich. A team of coders from XDA Developers has put together a ROM which gives many users a taste of what it would be like to run ICS on their Galaxy Tab 8.9.
Before you get too excited about this preview, there are a few snags that are worth mentioning. This release is quite buggy. Some of the features that don’t work are the camera, 3G, YouTube HD videos, and Google Voice Search. Wi-Fi, however, can be used, as well as GPS and Bluetooth. If you’re willing to [...]