Reported by: Robert Klien
Samsung Galaxy tablets are officially now being updated to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Devices that have received the new operating system include Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 7 models.
While there is no precise date on when it will be rolled out, Samsung has not been hesitant on at least announcing the release.
According to reports, the 237MB update package is currently only available in the UK. It can be downloaded over the air or via the firm’s Kies service.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 which was released with the Android Honeycomb operating system earlier reported several bugs with WiFi and other features.
The latest update on the OS will render easy multitasking, rich notifications, customizable home screens, resizable widgets and much more.
Android 4.0 introduces a powerful new voice input engine and adds new controls for managing network data usage.
The Samsung tablet models that are to receive the Android Ice Cream Sandwich update include: GT-P6210 Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 WiFi, GT-P6200 Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 WiFi + 3G, GT-P6810 Galaxy Tab 7.7 WiFi, GT-P6800 Galaxy Tab 7.7 WiFi + 3G, GT-P7310 Galaxy Tab 8.9 WiFi, GT-P7300 Galaxy Tab 8.9 WiFi + 3G, GT-P7510 Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi, and GT-P7500 Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi + 3G.
Meanwhile, Sam Mobile says that the firmware update is also available for Italian users of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 GT-P7500 model.