Sony consumers will be glad as the Android 4.0 ICS update for Sony Xperia S is confirmed. This Sony smartphone was launched in April in India. The ICS update of this phone is expected to be out most probably by this month end or else by June. Sony has confirmed this news officially and added that there won"t be any delay in the ICS release. They also added that the update will be gradual and won"t happen all of sudden for all phones.
Consumers using Sony Xperia S can expect increased performance and more applications with the ICS update. Sony Xperia S is said to be the first smartphone to come up with an independent Sony logo. It is also the 2nd officially certified PlayStation gadget to get the logo, the first one being Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. The Xperia S phone will have easy access to Sony PlayStation store including all gaming and also multimedia features.
The device is currently running the Android Gingerbread operating system. The handset faced many questions as it came up with Android Gingerbread when it was launched. Consumers were eagerly waiting for this ICS update for some time. Company is planning to roll out the new ICS update through PC Companion software and also as OTA.
There is however no information from official sources on new features coming up in Sony Xperia S due to ICS OS upgrade.
Key features of Sony Xperia S include the following.
- Display screen of 4.3 inch
- Display resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels
- 1 GB of RAM
- 1.5 GHz dual core Snapdragon MSM 8206 processor
- 12 megapixel camera
- HD video recording
- Sony's Exmor sensor technology
- 3G features
- WiFi capability
- Full Bluetooth connectivity
- NFC capability
Sony Xperia S has already won a unique place among handset lovers. With the addition of ICS operating system, this Sony handset is sure to deliver a new level of mobile experience. There were rumours concerning the availability of ICS update in this popular Sony handset for some time.
But now consumers can be sure about the Android ICS upgrade as it is officially confirmed. Sony Xperia S owners have to wait only for a short period of time to get experience with the most advanced ICS operating system. Its stylish appearance and powerful processing will be enhanced when it incorporates the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream sandwich operating system.