Tag: Ice Cream Sandwich

How To Update Samsung Galaxy S Duos With Official XXALHB ICS 4.0.4 Firmware

Like other devices Samsung Galaxy S DUOS S7562 can now be updated with the latest firmware of ICS Android 4.0.4 firmware version which is called XXALHB version.
Samsung Galaxy S Duos ICS Update
It is the first ever firmware released by Sammobile which can be flashed with the Odin. Over a period of this article we will be checking out on how you can apply this firmware update in your device. Very soon and most probably users of Samsung Galaxy DUOS S7562 might just get the latest Jellybean 4.1.2 firmware which is the latest firmware released by Google few days back.

Though this firmware is released officially for users in Germany, one can apply this update irrespective of the country you are from.

The best part of this update is that you need not root the device for applying this update and is an official firmware released by Samsung. Also, after applying this update, the warranty won’t get lost.

Disclaimer: Follow all the instructions mentioned in this article as if there is any damage caused due to not following instructions then we shall not be held liable or responsible. Just in case if you face any issues then we will try our level best to address the same.

Pre Requisites:

  • Create a backup of all the data with the help of below mentioned steps so as to make sure that just in case if the data gets lost or corrupted, the same can be restored with the help of below mentioned steps. Don’t backup the files with the help of KIES as this ICS XXALHB 4.0.4 firmware is not yet rolled out all over the globe.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log – Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names”

  • Enable the USB Debugging in your Samsung Galaxy DUOS S7562 and also make sure that all of your PC’s USB ports are active and are working. Also, last but not the least ensure that your Samsung Galaxy DUOS S7562 is left with the minimum of 60% battery charge so as to ensure that the device doesn’t run out of battery in the middle of firmware update.

So assuming that you are done with all the above steps, you can now proceed to the next step where we have summed up a detailed tutorial on how to apply this firmware update.

Galaxy S DUOS S7562 with Official ICS Android 4.0.4 Firmware Update Procedure :

  • Download the Galaxy S DUOS S7562 with Official ICS Android 4.0.4 Firmware Package and odin from here to your computer. Once downloaded, extract the odin in your computer and turn off your phone to enter the device in the download mode.
  • Extract the firmware zip file so as to get the tar file. Open Odin in your computer.
  • Download Mode in Galaxy S DUOS S7562 can be entered by pressing the Volume Down rocker key + power button at the same time while the device is turned Off. If the device starts in the normal mode, you need to re try the process of the entering the device into the download mode. You can alternatively, enter your phone in the download mode with the help of below mentioned Video tutorial.
  • Click on “PDA” to select “tar file which you got after extracting the firmware zip file” and then click on “Start”. Once you click on start, it will take around 2 – 3 minutes for applying the update. As soon as the firmware is applied successfully, the device will reboot on its own and it may take more than the normal time for rebooting the device.

Note: If the device gets into the boot loop sequence or say gets stuck in the welcome screen, just re insert the battery and re follow the above instructions so as to again follow the above mentioned instructions.

Now, you have now successfully applied the latest firmware of ICS Android 4.0.4 firmware in your Samsung Galaxy DUOS S7562. In coming days we will be coming out with a detailed tutorial on how to root Samsung Galaxy DUOS S7562. Please comment…

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Zen UltraTab A900 ICS Tablet Launched

Zen Mobile has launched the Zen UltraTab A900 in India. It is every day story in India that Tablet PC launches in India as one after another tablets are announced.
Zen UltraTab A900
The UltraTab A900 is a 9-inch tablet that features a 5-point multi-touch display, a 1.5GHz processor, 512 MB of RAM, a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, a 4,000 mAh battery, USB support, 3G dongle support and a trans flash card reader. The UltraTab A900 runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and has support for Adobe Flash.

It has Live Panel menu that lets users to customize the home screen content with images, bookmarks, social feeds and a application tray in the home screen with shortcuts to launch task manager, calendar, music player and more.

Other features of the Zen UltraTab A900 include Wi-Fi connectivity, 3G connectivity via USB dongle, microUSB slot with USB On-The-Go, 4GB built-in storage, 32GB microSD card support, 3.5mm headphone jack, and a 4,000 mAh battery rated to deliver up to 3.5 hours of video playback, and 14 hours of Wi-Fi usage.

Zen UltraTab A900 will come with plenty of apps preloaded, such as Bollywoodji, ibibo, Kundli, nexGTV, Nimbuzz, MapmyIndia, Mig 33, Paytm, Readers Hub, Music Hub, Rummy, and Teenpatti. Zen Mobile has also skinned ICS with their own UI, called Ultra Tab sense, which features a 3D home-screen  and a variety of widgets.

Zen UltraTab A900 Specs :

  • Display : 9-inch capacitive touch screen display with (800 x 480 pixels) resolution
  • CPU : 1.5 GHz single core processor
  • GPU : Mali 400 GPU
  • OS : Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS
  • Camera : 1.3 mega pixel front facing camera
  • Dimensions :11.8×148.6×238.6mm
  •  Weight : 512.9 grams
  • 3G via External Dongle
  • Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n, micro USB
  • 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Multi format Music (Mp2, Mp3, Wav, AAC, WMA) playback
  • 512 MB DDR3 RAM
  • 4 GB internal memory
  • 32 GB expandable memory with micro SD
  • Battery : 4000 mAh battery

Zen UltraTab A900 is priced at Rs. 7,999. Moreover, Zen Mobiles have once again partnered with HomeShop18 for the tablet launch and the tablet will be available across the country soon.

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Swipe Tab All in One Dual SIM ICS Tablet Specs And Price

California-based Swipe Telecom has announced the launch of a dual-SIM Tablet called, Swipe Tab All In One. Swipe Tab All in One Dual SIM
This tablet is launched in response to success of Micromax Funbook Pro tablet.

The Swipe Tab All-in-One has a 7-inch TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen with 5-point multi-touch and a resolution of 1028×768 pixels. Swipe Tab All-in-One runs Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and is powered by a 1.5 GHz processor.

The Swipe Tablet also comes with 2.0 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front-facing camera. The slate has 8GB of built-in storage and 32GB microSD card slot.

The connectivity features includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v3.0, HDMI-out, 3.5 mm jack, micro-USB connector and GPS. There’s a 4,000 mAh battery as well. Pre-installed apps on the tablet include FM Radio, Olive Office Premium, ebook Reader, audio recording, HD and 3D Games.

Swipe Tab All In One Tablet Specs :

  • Display : 7 inch TFT LCD Full HD capacitive touch screen (1028×768) pixels resolution
  • OS : Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system
  • CPU : 1.5 GHz single core processor
  • 5 point multi-touch input
  • Camera : 2 mp rear camera 1.3 mp front facing camera
  • 8 GB of built-in storage
  • 32 GB microSD card slot
  • Wi Fi, Bluetooth v3.0, HDMI-out, 3.5 mm jack
  • micro-USB connector and GPS
  • Battery : 4,000 mAh battery

Swipe Telecom has priced Tab All in One tablet at Rs 11,999.

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LG Optimus L5 Dual SIM E615 ICS Smartphone Specs And Price

LG has launched Optimus L5 Dual E615. The LG new Optimus L5 with Dual SIM and Android 4.0. Its Powered by 800 MHz Cortex-A5 Chipset and adreno 200 GPU.
LG Optimus L5 Dual SIM E615
LG Optimus L5 Dual has a 4.0-inch (320×480 pixels) IPS display and runs on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) with Optimus UI 3.0. It is Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) smartphone.

Its also support 3G Network with 7.2 Mbps HSDPA . Its Internal Memory is 2.6 GB and 512Mb ROM. Optimus L5 Dual Having 5.0 MP Camera with Autofocus and LED flash. Its alos provide LG Optimus UI v3.0.This Model come with Black and White color.

Connectivity Features are Wi-Fi option with 802.11 b/g/n,Bluetooth with V3.0,A-GPS support,3G connectivity and Wi-Fi hotspot.weight of this phone around 120g.

LG Optimus L5 Dual E615 Specs :

  • Display – 4.0 inches (~144 ppi pixel density), IPS LCD capacitive Multitouch touchscreen, 16M colors
  • OS – Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • CPU – 800 MHz Cortex-A5
  • 2G Network – GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G Network – HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • Weight – 120 g
  • Touch – sensitive controls
  • Optimus UI v3.0
  • Internal Memory – 2.6 GB user available, 512 MB RAM
  • GPRS – Yes
  • EDGE – Yes
  • Speed – HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps;
  • WLAN – Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth –  v3.0 with A2DP
  • USB –  microUSB v2.0
  • Camera – 5 MP, 2560 x 1920 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • Chipset – Qualcomm MSM7225A Snapdragon
  • GPU – Adreno 200
  • Sensors – Accelerometer, proximity, compass
  • GPS – A-GPS support
  • Java – via Java MIDP emulator
  • Colors – Black, White

The LG Optimus L5 Dual comes in Black and White colors and is now available from Flipkart for Rs. 13499 and its Expected Release on this September or October Month in retail market.

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Karbonn A11 Dual-SIM ICS Smartphone Specs

Karbonn is going to launch its new smartphone name Karbonn A11 this October. Earlier Karbonn launched A18 Dual-SIM ICS Smartphone.

Karbonn A11 Dual SIM ICS Smartphone
Karbonn A11 sports with a 4.0-inch (480 x 800 Pixels) display, is powered by a 1 GHz processor. The device runs on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). It has a 5MP Auto Focus Camera with LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera for video.

Karbonn A11 is GSM + GSM Dual SIM smartphone. It has connectivity features like 3G (HSDPA 7.2Mbps), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP and GPS, it also contains a 1500 mAh battery.

Karbonn A11 Key Specs :

  • Display : 4-inch (480 × 800 pixels) capacitive touch screen display
  • CPU : 1 GHz single-core Processor
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) with Dual Standby
  • OS : Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Camera : 5MP Auto Focus Camera with LED flash, VGA front-facing camera
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Connectivity : 3G (HSDPA 7.2Mbps), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP and GPS
  • Expandable memory up to 32GB with micro SD
  • Battery : 1500 mAh battery

Price wise Karbonn A11 has cost of Rs. 8,499 (Pearl White color) and available from online retailers in India.

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Alcatel One Touch T10 Android ICS Tablet Specs And Features

According to news, the market for lower priced Tablets grow very fast, more and more companies are launching their own entries into the market. The latest company to throw their hat into the ring is Alcatel, with its recently announced Alcatel One Touch T10.
Alcatel One Touch T10 Tablet
Alcatel One Touch T10 sports with a 7-inch display with a resolution of (800 x 480, 16:9), is powered by a 1 GHz single-core processor and includes 1 GB of RAM, 4 GB of internal storage expandable by 32 GB via a microSD slot and a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera which can be used for face to face video chat and hangouts at Google  plus.

One Touch T10 runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and icons for the Google Play Store are seen in promotional photos, but no other details on included software are known at this time.

One Touch T10 weighs 12 ounces and it has Wi Fi internet connectivity with micro USB port, mini HDMI port, headphone jack connectivity options. One of the better advantage that it has when compared with the low priced tablet is that its ability to have the Google Play Store access allowing users to install, download and run thousands of Android applications for free.

Alcatel One Touch T10 Specs :

  • Display : 7 inches capacitive touchscreen display with 800 x  480 pixels resolution
  • APU : 1 Ghz single core processor
  • OS : Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 4 GB of internal memory
  • 32 GB of micro SD card support
  • Camera : 0.3 MP front facing camera
  • Google Play Store
  • Battery : 3,000mAh battery

There is no official word on Alcatel OneTouch T10 price or availability yet.

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