The Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus begin to be updated to Android 4.0.4

Phones with the Google model (not counting the veteran Nexus One) have begun to obtain the long-awaited replace to the latest model of Ice Cream Sandwich, Android 4.0.4. The course of will be progressive however at the very least it’s already official. The working system comes with some excellent news.

It is instructed by the Android growth folks themselves of their account Google +. They are beginning to roll out Android 4.0.4, Ice Cream Sandwich, to the Nexus S and the Galaxy Nexus terminals (as well as to the Motorola Xoom WiFi tablets). But not all fashions. In the case of Nexus S will solely obtain it for now those that work within the UMTS / GSM band, leaving out the Nexus S 4G. Being this a mannequin supposed just for the US market, Europeans aren’t affected, since right here there are solely GSM terminals.

The identical factor occurs with the Galaxy Nexus, the place the replace will solely attain HSPA + (GSM) for now, whereas ready for the Galaxy Nexus LTE distributed by a US operator. In Google they clarify that the replace will attain different fashions within the coming weeks.

Among the novelties that Android 4.0.4 brings there’s a appreciable enchancment in stability, improved digital camera efficiency and smoother display rotation. In addition, cellphone quantity recognition has been improved.

It ought to be remembered that the Nexus S had already began receiving Android 4.0.three final December however Google stopped the replace after a number of issues that appear to have been solved on this newest model.

For those that can’t wait to set up, packages with Android 4.0.4 are already circulating on the web. Its set up course of shouldn’t be sophisticated however there’s a threat of issues. It is advisable to look forward to the official. It will not take lengthy anymore. And that is written by one who has a Nexus S nonetheless with Gingerbread.

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