In a new post by Samsung on Facebook, the company has announced an Android 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich update for several selected tablet devices made by the company.
Although, earlier Samsung announced an ICS update for one of its most popular smartphones on the planet, the Galaxy S2, the company has now put forward a list of its tablet devices that are next in line to receive the update to upgrade the tablet’s operating system.
“We're thrilled to announce that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich will be available to GALAXY S II users in the European countries including Poland, Hungary and Sweden, as well as Korea today, and gradually roll out to other markets,” the company wrote on its official Facebook page. “ICS for GALAXY Note, GALAXY S II LTE, GALAXY R, GALAXY Tab 7.0 Plus, 7.7, 8.9, 8.9 LTE and 10.1 will follow soon.”
The new post has specifically mentioned that the Galaxy Note, Galaxy Tab 8.9 and Galaxy Tab 10.1 will get an ICS update soon. However, no specific date has been revealed for the update, but it is widely believed that the updates will arrive at the end of month.
“In addition, we'll also offer Android 2.3 Gingerbread firmware upgrades for GALAXY S, GALAXY Tab 7, GALAXY S Plus, GALAXY S SCL (Super Clear LCD) and GALAXY W from end March. The firmware upgrades for GALAXY S, for example, include Face Unlock, Snapshot, Photo Editor, and others,” the company added.
More information on this matter will follow soon.