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Android 2.3 Gingerbread upgrade available to Samsung Galaxy devices

16 May 2011 by
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• Acer beTouch E140
• Samsung 4G LTE
• Samsung Ativ S
• Samsung Champ Neo Duos GT-C3262
• Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus
• Samsung Galaxy Beam
• Samsung Galaxy Fame
• Samsung Galaxy Fame Duos
• Samsung Galaxy Grand GT-I9080
• Samsung Galaxy Grand GT-I9082
• Samsung Galaxy Music
• Samsung Galaxy Music Dual
• Samsung Galaxy Nexus
• Samsung Galaxy Note
• Samsung Galaxy Note II
• Samsung Galaxy Pocket
• Samsung Galaxy Premier
• Samsung Galaxy Pro
• Samsung Galaxy R I9103
• Samsung Galaxy S 4G
• Samsung Galaxy S Advance
• Samsung Galaxy S Duos S7562
• Samsung Galaxy S i9000
• Samsung Galaxy S II
• Samsung Galaxy S II LTE
• Samsung Galaxy S II Plus
• Samsung Galaxy S II WiMAX ISW11SC
• Samsung Galaxy S III
• Samsung Galaxy S III Mini
• Samsung Galaxy S4
• Samsung Galaxy SL I9003
• Samsung Galaxy Spica I5700
• Samsung Galaxy Tab P1000
• Samsung Galaxy W
• Samsung Galaxy Xcover GT-S5690
• Samsung Galaxy Xcover II
• Samsung Galaxy Y Duos
• Samsung Galaxy Y Pro
• Samsung Galaxy Y Pro Duos
• Samsung Galaxy Young
• Samsung Galaxy Young Duos
• Samsung I5500 Galaxy 5
• Samsung I5800 Galaxy 3 Apollo
• Samsung Omnia W
• Samsung Rex 60
• Samsung Rex 70
• Samsung Rex 80
• Samsung Rex 90
• Samsung Star 3
• Samsung Star 3 DUOS
• Samsung T-mobile Sidekick 4G
• Samsung Wave 3
• Samsung Wave M
• Samsung Wave Y S5380
• Sony Ericsson W8 Walkman

From the forum:
Samsung today announced the upcoming release of an Android 2.3 Gingerbread upgrade for Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab and Galaxy Ace/Gio/Fit/mini

Samsung Galaxy S Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

The Android OS upgrade will be made available through Samsungs Kies device management software and the rollout will start in the UK and Nordic countries from mid-May. It will gradually roll out to other European countries in Europe, North America, Southeast Asia the Middle East Asia, Africa and rest of the world according to the regional plan.

The upgrade from Android 2.2 Froyo to version 2.3 improves user experience, speeds up some applications and adds editing capabilities. Better battery and application management will improve talk time and standy time.

The devices receiving the upgrade are Samsung Galaxy s, Galaxy Tab and Galaxy Ace / Gio / Fit and Galaxy mini

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alaina8 years, 8 months ago
Wow.. Getting Android Gingerbread 2.3 upgrades is awesome..I'm looking forward for the upgrade for my device.
aaliyah158 years, 8 months ago
finally it seems as if it is the season of updates, so should i switch on my old handsets and wait for updates
kumaradarsh8 years, 8 months ago
well ihoped to see some video calling features in android 2.3.....
edwardsaade8 years, 7 months ago
how can i upgrade my Galaxy S Gt-i9000 phone to android 2.3 please help and email me to edward.saade@hotmail.com
edwardsaade8 years, 7 months ago
i connect my phone to the samsung Kies and in the updates i have this issue the following firmware cant be upgraded why??????????????????????????????
the version of this device cant be updated
any help
[ This Message was edited by: edwardsaade on 2011-06-07 08:56 ]
goldenface8 years, 7 months ago
My friend's SGS doesn't have the update option in the Service Menu that my XPlay does? How does she update it? I think it's Vodafone branded.
jj038 years, 6 months ago
@goldenface
she may have to use kies, and even then, she may not be able to update until vodafone release it after checking it out.
[ This Message was edited by: laffen on 2011-07-10 22:48 ]
kumaradarsh8 years, 6 months ago
Why dont the Sony Ericsson people do such good things... They seem to remove support from their headsets quite early, like what happened with Satio and X10 n X8....

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