Sprint Pushing Android 4.0 to the Samsung Nexus S 4G
Apr 5, 2012, 4:30 PM by Eric M. Zeman
Sprint announced that it will start pushing Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to the Samsung Nexus S 4G starting today. The update will be delivered in waves over the course of the next month. It can be downloaded over-the-air and installed without plugging in to a computer. Android 4.0 will bring a significant number of new features and tools to the Nexus S 4G. Users will be notified when their device is ready for the update.
A quick tour of Google Wallet in action, using a Samsung Nexus S 4G for Sprint.
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