The Samsung Galaxy S II is getting an update, Google Android 4.0.4. This version of Android is the same that is found on the Samsung Galaxy S III. The update will be available Over The Air (OTA) or can be downloaded via Samsung Kies desktop. The update will bring with it a lot of stability features and bug fixes to the Samsung Galaxy S II.
The update will be available to unlocked handsets first and will subsequently be released for the handsets locked to carriers.
The Galaxy S II was originally launched with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and was one of the best handsets to hit the smartphone world. It has a 4.3-inch super AMOLED display, an Exynos dual-core Cortex-A9 processor clocked at 1.2GHz and a 1 650mAh battery. For more, check out the detailed review of the Samsung Galaxy S II.
The Samsung galaxy S II is the predecessor to the Samsung Galaxy S III which was launched recently in India. The device runs on Android 4.0.4 has an Exynos 4212 Quad Core processor clocking at 1.4GHz, 1GB RAM, 4.8-inch Super AMOLED Display with a resolution of 1280x 720, Gorilla Glass 2 and 16GB internal storage expandable via microSD slot up to 64GB. To know more, check out the detailed review of the Samsung Galaxy S III
The 4.0.4 update for the Samsung Galaxy S II was leaked a few days ago and is finally available to device owners. It may not be available in all countries at once and we aren’t sure when devices in India will see the update. The Galaxy Note is also supposedly already receiving the the Android 4.0.4 ICS update, also OTA.