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LG reveals Android Ice Cream Sandwich update schedule

26 December, 2011 | Read the news | Post your comment
LG reveals Android Ice Cream Sandwich update schedule - read the full textLG promised us an upgrade to Ice Cream Sandwich for their phones released this year and they plan to keep that promise. To assert this, they have just announced a release schedule for the Ice Cream Sandwich update. The updates will start rolling out in two waves. The first wave will begin in...

 

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> In reply to [deleted post]you can download ROMs from samfirmware and use odin to flash. The updates are there. We dont get them in india for some reason.

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  • 2011-12-26 19:02
  • 2SU9

> In reply to [deleted post]Yes, they indeed are poor.
However they just released a ROM for us today, XWKL1, you can download it via CheckFus Downloader or from Sammobile, it will be available officially via Kies within a week I am sure.

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  • 2011-12-26 18:56
  • 2SUv

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(LG Optimus 2x owner)

LG took a decade to release GB for us, expect huge delays on this schedule.

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  • 2011-12-26 18:46
  • 8UII

freaking lg. got a wait anoter year for an update from froyo for optimus 3d. by that time i won't have the phone maybe.

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  • 2011-12-26 18:20
  • IBBD

Q2 and Q3!!!???? You have to wonder what they are doing which requires between 3 and 9 MONTHS to put ICS on their phones. I've gone Nexus, and I may well never go back simply because of garbage like this.

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  • 2011-12-26 18:13
  • sXvU

LG Y U NO QUICK?!
Sweet CM9 on the way!!

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  • 2011-12-26 18:01
  • d$Ri

> In reply to [deleted post]Atleast they're getting it. Even the single core Black! Not like Samsung Galaxy S, which is capable enough but still wont get it (officially).

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  • 2011-12-26 18:01
  • YQQ1

Hi guys HTC said {HTC knows how excited our fans are to get their hands on Google's latest version of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich, so we're thrilled today to announce the first wave of HTC phones that will receive upgrades: We can confirm the brand new HTC Vivid is upgradeable to Ice Cream Sandwich. In addition, Ice Cream Sandwich is coming in early 2012 to a variety of devices including the HTC Sensation, HTC Sensation XL and HTC Sensation XE, as well as the HTC Rezound, HTC EVO 3D, HTC EVO Design 4G and HTC Amaze 4G through close integration with our carrier partners. We're continuing to assess our product portfolio, so stay tuned for more updates on device upgrades, timing and other details about HTC and Ice Cream Sandwich.} THAT MEANS FIRST QUARTER FOR HTC HANDSET FOR ICS UPGRADES ..........

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  • 2011-12-26 17:57
  • P$uD

This sounds like what LG said about GB last year and that turned up in December!

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  • 2011-12-26 17:50
  • 3a0U

Even better than Samsung? I heard Samsung is going to release ICS for the S2 in the Q1 2012 lol.

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  • 2011-12-26 17:44
  • iCEP

good news

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  • 2011-12-26 17:34
  • rAPM

6 months to a year away. NICE

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  • 2011-12-26 17:31
  • 3aQD

Do not believe what LG said

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  • 2011-12-26 17:17
  • IWb4

but wat update was dat,which u guyZ hav told previously about d update of Android OS in d LG Optimuses????

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  • 2011-12-26 17:17
  • 9FpJ

i didnt buy a "high end" product from lg to be treated like this. how can samsung get ics in jan and get 1 phone with it THIS YEAR on the market and lg is only able to release it only in q2?

i didnt spend money to be treated like this, i regret buying their device.

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  • 2011-12-26 17:08
  • 3c1@

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how about my LG optimus pad aka LG-V900 ???
they said its high end tablet,but why high end tablet dont have a "high end" software support too?
3.0.1 till now??come on LG..

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  • 2011-12-26 17:02
  • tA$u

GSMARENA rightly said that Lg announced first dual core phone but updates its phones at the last. HTC, Samsung, SE all giving ICS in first quarter but only LG giving ICS in 2nd and 3rd quarter.

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  • 2011-12-26 16:59
  • KIck

Thats why nobody buys LG. Prices of LG mobiles are not stable.

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  • 2011-12-26 16:56
  • KIck

> In reply to vp200345 @ 2011-12-26 16:24 from vwp9 - click to readAre you in narnia by saying samsung will get updated ICS to all their "upgrade-able" phones?
dude, even Samsung Galaxy S and Tab won't get any updates. Period!

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  • 2011-12-26 16:51
  • tA$W

better because more lg phones will get it then samsung or htc, try to understand what you are reading. sony also said 2nd quarter, and htc and samsung didn't yet post exact dates so no proof they will get it in 1st quarter either.

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  • 2011-12-26 16:50
  • 3qS1

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