Samsung Epic 4G on Sprint Getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread Update

Sprint announced to their community that Android 2.3 will be rolling out to Sprint’s version of the Samsung Galaxy S, the Epic 4G starting today and to be completed over the next 10 days.

Samsung Epic™ 4G Software Update – Android 2.3™ (Gingerbread) – EI22


  • Upgrade of the Google OS from Froyo to Gingerbread (Android 2.3)
  • Audible Sprint AIRAVE™ notifications when answering call
  • SMS messages sent without area code
  • PRL and Profile update
  • EAS (Exchange Activesync) email displaying HTML
  • Bluetooth headset sound improvements
  • Fully visible date on device lock screen

Important Notes:

  • Software version is: S:D700.0.5S.EI22
  • Released in stages with 100% of devices having received the update within approximately 10 days
  • Refer to the Samsung Epic Software Update blog for install instructions

Just in time to start waiting for Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich.

Categories : Software
Posted by Jason Hamilton | November 9, 2011  |  No Comment

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