In response to adzypadzy, I found the same, so did a factory reset of the phone following reading an online comment. The factory reset puts the phone into a clean ICS install rather than the upgraded state, which seems to make it run smoother.
You obviously have to set your accounts up again, but this is worth it for the improved performance.
While using 2 g or 3 g my mobile feel like hot furnace.. I cant take it near my ear. Also my battery is draining like anything.. I can use only for 8 hrs...what might be the problem..? Any suggestion please.
hey everyone plz help me i m using arc s n want to upgrad it to ice cream sandwitch how can i plz tell meeeeeeeeee
which is better? Xperia Ray or Arc S? it bothers me that ArcS doesnt have a FRONT CAMERA. help me which is better. i like games and love to tweet and FB.
jean pierre, 06 May 2012i have the same problem :-/ someone help please?Try settings - developers option - background process limit to 3
I have noticed that Sonny Ericsson is taking too long to make a new phone poor Sony Ericsson...
jean pierre, 06 May 2012i have the same problem :-/ someone help please?I replied to someone about an hour ago but it's still not approved. Sorry if this is a double post.
Do a factory reset on the phone (back up your stuff first) It won't remove ICS, but it does seem to run a little quicker. I estimate it's about 90% the speed of Gingerbread tho !
adzypadzy, 05 May 2012Hi! I upgraded my arc s to ics last night, and everything is fine, except that the phone is no... moreSame here.
DO a factory reset. It won't remove ICS from your phone but it will improve the speed. Still slower than gingerbread tho. I estimate that it's about 90% the speed of Gingerbread on the Arc S
adzypadzy, 05 May 2012Hi! I upgraded my arc s to ics last night, and everything is fine, except that the phone is no... moreI had the same problem , you need to re- install ics over pc companion , you got the "repair " option ... phone memory will be formated so you need to backup everything you need ... After that the phone is working great , its faster , no lag and batter battery (my opionion)
Hi! I upgraded my arc s to ics last night, and everything is fine, except that the phone is now very laggy. Does anyone know if this can or will be fixed?
Hey Guys !!! Please Help
Is there Any harm to the Phone if we use 1800mAh Battery...in this Phone...
Hey guys please help!!!
Can we use....1800mAh battery for ARC S...is there any side effects???...please help!!!
ljoobs, 01 May 2012I had that problem too , had also a battery drain. You need to re-install the android 4.0.. ... moreAfter repairing your phone did you experience any changes?thanks for your advce..because if im going to wrte msg while surfing the net it hangs a lot I needto restar my phone by removing my battery..
shabaz, 04 May 2012Do we have ICS 4.0 for Xperia Arc S in India (Mumbai)?..and how do get it?.. I have got this ... moreJust connect your phone through usb to rhe computer and open pc companion.. There will be an upgrade notification. Just follow the steps and u wil experience a different phone after the upgrade.