March 23, 2012
AT&T announces Android 4.0 update for HTC Vivid
AT&T has finally announced the he HTC Vivid update to Android 4.0 is now available via Wi-Fi or a PC connected to the smartphone. The update will deliver Face Unlock among other celebrated features of the latest version of Google OD. HTC Vivid is the first US smartphone to receive the ICS upgrade and AT& is the first one to offer one. The search-giant has worked with he Android Upgrade Alliance to push for timely Android updates and it seems to be working quite well.
Besides Vivid, HTC has announced that other phones too would be getting the ICS update in coming words though a definite date is yet to come out. The other 10 phones are: the LG Nitro, Motorola Atrix 2, Motorola Atrix 4G, Pantech Burst, Pantech Element, Samsung Captivate Glide, Samsung Galaxy Note, Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket and Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9. Samsung too has announced that its Galaxy Note would get ICS in the second quarter, along with new applications.