Samsung Details U.S. Android 4.0 Update Plans
Samsung recently revealed via its support web sites which of the handsets it sells via U.S. network operators will receive the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. For AT&T, Samsung will update the Galaxy S II, Galaxy S II Skyrocket, Galaxy Note, Captivate Glide, and Nexus S (SGH-i9020A) to Android 4.0. For Sprint, Samsung will update the Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch, and has already delivered the update for the Nexus S 4G. For Verizon, Samsung is updating several of its Galaxy Tabs to Android 4.0. As for T-Mobile, Samsung only said that it is in discussions with the carrier about upgrades. Timing for the Android 4.0 updates was not provided by Samsung.
Sprint Targeting a Fall Launch for VoLTE
Sprint expects to deploy voice over LTE across its network starting this fall. Sprint competitors AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless already offer VoLTE across the bulk of their footprints, making Spring the last major carrier to deploy the upgraded voice technology.
Qualcomm's Snapdragon X50 5G Modem to Connect First 5G Networks and Devices
Qualcomm today said various network operators plan to use its Snapdragon X50 5G modem in trials this year, while a number of device makers have selected the X50 for mobile gear due next year. According to Qualcomm, the carriers committed to the X50 include AT&T, British Telecom, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, KDDI, NTT DoCoMo, Orange, Singtel, SK Telecom, Sprint, Telstra, Verizon, and others.
OnePlus 5T and Honor 7X Now Available In Red
OnePlus and Honor today made red versions of their most recent devices available to U.S. consumers.
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+ Earn Updates from Verizon
Verizon Wireless has made system updates available for the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+. The update for the Note 5 resolves several issues that were introduced when the device was updated to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Samsung Galaxy S7, Myriad Others On Deck for Android 7
Samsung has detailed which handsets will receive the Android 7 Nougat operating system update. Some of the core changes to the platform include a refreshed Quick Settings panel, OS-level support for split screen multitasking, four new performance modes, and Samsung Pass, which allows people to secure various aspects of their Samsung account with a fingerprint.
T-Mo has got to be the worst when it comes to updates. Make me glad I went with the dev device this time so I dont have deal with this $hit anymore I think I'm gonna pass on the GS3 too. I dont care how good the specs if it's gonna run ICS forever
epic touch rollout date?
might unroot and check it out