Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Get Updated to Android 4.0.4 ICS

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Verizon Updated Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to ICS OSDo you have Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 or you consider to buy this tablet from Verizon? If you are, here a good news for you. Like the T-Mobile’s version which already get updated to ICS OS few weeks ago, now Verizon has officially announced they will be released the latest versions of Android Ice ream sandwich, the Android 4.0.4 soon as an OTA (On The Air) update for Galaxy Tab 10.1 owners. Yes, it only ICS OS, not the Jelly Bean but we believe the Galaxy Tab users also get updated to Android 4.1 in the future.

The updated files weighs in at 248MB and you will get notification on your device and than you can press the “Download” icon he start up the process. Of course, you must back up your important data, such as your messages, bookmarks, history browsing and opter additional applications that not store on your microSD card. If you did not recieve the notifications, you can check it manually. Please go to Applications than to Settings and to About Device. After that, you must check the System Update. Don’t forget to check your internet connections status.

The process update will take 10 to 15 minutes and it make you cann’t use the device for playing games, web browsing and more. After you turn of the device, you’ll find the Android 4.0.4 Ice cream sandwich has installed on your system. If you not yet have the Galaxy tablet 10.1 inch and planning to buy this tablet, we can say it’s worth for your money.

Comes with 4G LTE support for fast connections and dedicated ULP GeForce GPU with 10.1 inch High Definition Touchscreen displaywith support 1280 x 800 pixel resolutions delivers clear, crisp and vivid color for photos, games and video. Inside, the 1GHZ dual core processor with a 32GB of internal storage and 1GB of RAM offers fast and giid performance for mobile tasks. Sadly, it lacks microSD card slot for expand storage capacity and microHD mort for connect to HDTV.

Weighing at 20.99 oz (595 g), Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 inch measures 10.09 x 6.81 x 0.34 inch and bundled with a 6800 mAh Li-Ion battery. On the front, there is 2.0MP camera for video chats and 3.0 Megapixel rear camera on the back for capture photos and shoot 720p video record. According the Verizon, the Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet release in two versions, the Full Retail versions which has price tag at $630 and the Certified Pre-Owned models to save some your money which has price tag at $439.99. For details updated list, you can check below.

  • Applied Android Ice Cream (ICS) OS upgrade to 4.0.4.
    – Pinch to Zoom functionality has been added in homescreen and main menu screen.
    – Google Plus has been integrated.
    – Google Text-To-Speech Engine has been integrated in the upgrade.
  • In Email search menu, search criteria by date, sender & title.
  • In Email Composer, ‘undo’ and ‘redo’ options have been added.
  • A quick response message may be quickly inserted into the body while composing a message.
  • Initiate a ‘New Meeting Invitation’ for Exchange accounts.
  • Redesigned Gallery app with photo editor includes:
    – More ways to sort albums by time, location, people and tags.
    – Photo studio that allows users to crop and rotate pictures, set levels and remove red eyes.
    – Improved Picture Gallery widget lets users look at pictures directly on their home screen.
  • Rich and versatile camera capabilities including:
    - Continuous focus.
    – Android 4.0 Zero shutter lag exposure.
    -Stabilized image zoom.
    -Build in face detection to locate faces in the frame and automatically set focus
    -Single-motion panorama.
    -Apps can now set custom metering regions in a camera preview.
  • Wi-Fi Direct support by Android platform.
  • Android 4.0 introduces built-in support from third-party apps, users can connect to wireless medical devices and sensors in hospitals, fitness centers, homes and elsewhere.


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