Monday, February 20, 2012

Ice Cream Sandwich Coming to Samsung Galaxy Note

It appears that a software update will be released for the Samsung Galaxy Note soon and reports have suggested that it be linked to the Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 OS.

Samsung Galaxy Note
Prior to the official release of the Samsung Galaxy Note through AT&T, reports have emerged that will likely catch the attention of more potential buyers for the device which is considered as a smartphone/tablet hybrid. Reports of an early build for the Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 OS recently came out on a forum site in China and the ROM is reportedly compatible with Samsung Galaxy Note being sold in China.

The Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 build is not yet complete and does not provide all the features offered by the latest Android OS for the device. Samsung gas revealed that it will be updating the Gingerbread Android of the Samsung Galaxy Note to the Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 OS within the year although the specific release schedule has yet to be revealed by the company.

The Samsung Galaxy Note features a 5.3-inch display and is the most recent Android-powered LTE capable smartphone on the lineup of AT&T. The device only supports HSPA+ networks in a number of countries abroad.

The Samsung Galaxy Note also comes with a high definition display, dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, and a pair of cameras. The device currently utilizes the Gingerbread Android 2.3 OS together with the custom TouchWiz user interface of Samsung.