Tweet from AT&T says Samsung Infuse 4G to get fed Gingerbread this month

Tweet from AT&T says Samsung Infuse 4G to get fed Gingerbread this month
Just because the Samsung Infuse 4G gives you a gigantic 4.5 inch display doesn't mean that the OS aboard is the latest, most up-to-date offering from Google. After all, users of the device have had to live like cavemen with Froyo installed on their phone. Yeah, yeah, yeah, it's good for getting Adobe Flash and all, but it is not the latest and greatest build of Google's open source OS. You can imagine the suffering.

But this is about to change. In response to a question sent from a Samsung Infuse 4G user as to when he might receive Android 2.3, AT&T responded that the Gingerbread update will becoming to the device sometime this month. If the carrier keeps its word, in just a bit more than 2 weeks, owners of the Samsung Infuse 4G won't have to have that perpetual scowl upon their face-no more ranting about devices with smaller screens running more recent software. Now that doesn't mean that some delay won't occur, pushing the process into September, but as of right now, all lights are green and all systems go for the Gingerbread update coming to the Samsung Infuse 4G before the end of August.

By the way, if you click on the link on the tweet, you are sent to an AT&T press release that says that all AT&T Android phones released this year by the carrier will be receiving Android 2.3 at some point during the year. Besides the Samsung Infuse 4G, that includes the HTC Inspire 4G, LG Phoenix, Motorola Atrix 4G, Pantech Crossover and Samsung Captivate.

source: Twitter via AndroidCentral

Related phones

Infuse 4G
  • Display 4.5" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 3, Single core, 1200 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1750 mAh(8.00h talk time)



1. rupst2

Posts: 7; Member since: Jul 19, 2011

got a great deal today on an infuse off contract. will make a great phone even better! Oh, and the wait for SGS2 or iphone 5 null. No rush or desire here and contract free.

2. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

GREAT!! You have an excellent phone just about to get better...much better than an iphone captivate :-)

4. slim66 unregistered

Regarding this phone does AT&T limit ringtones to 300k or is it Samsung?

5. Gsmalltheway

Posts: 277; Member since: Aug 15, 2009

ATT sets that


Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

Hopefully this is a true gingerbread update and that it gets the new touchwiz. I have been very impressed by Touchwiz 4.0 and on a huge screen with a decent 1.2ghz processor it should be great.

7. Anukrishnan unregistered

Hai friends, I want a full touch phone with all buisness phone facilities like:- 3G,wifi etc I want asmart phone with the price below 10000 please help me

8. Anukrishnan unregistered

haiii friends i want a smart phone of price below RS 10000 with all buisness phone facilities like :- 3G,wifi please help me

9. About to go to Sprint or Veriz unregistered

Still no update

10. rell unregistered

So how longer we have to wait for a update cause August is over with

11. jlh unregistered it's October and no Gingerbread!

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