Nexus S I9023 gets Android 4.0.4 OTA update in India

Samsung has started rolling out the over-the-air Ice Cream Sandwich update for Nexus S users in India. We have got multiple confirmations from several of our readers and also on XDA that the update is indeed available now. Based on Android 4.0.4 release, it will take your Nexus S I9023 GSM phone to the latest available software.

If you don’t see the update right-away, don’t worry, it will reach you Nexus S in the next few days. As this is an OTA update, you just have to wait for the update notification on your smartphone.

This update is valid for both Android 4.0.3 running and Android 2.3.6 running Nexus S units. Do let us know about your experience in the comments.

Thanks everyone who sent this in

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15 thoughts on “Nexus S I9023 gets Android 4.0.4 OTA update in India


    (May 18, 2012 - 5:41 pm)

    my phone running to 4.04.beautiful


    (April 20, 2012 - 11:06 pm)

    hello friends i m using galaxy note …running 2.3.6 and i m update ics (yes or no) please help me thanx


    (April 18, 2012 - 7:27 pm)

    I got ICS 6.0.4 for nexus s I9023 mobile. After upgrade mobile data is not enabling. Samsung service centre at Chennai informs Samsung has not still released ICS and I have to go back to GB 2.3.6. ANy help?


    (April 17, 2012 - 12:51 pm)

    The update finished downloading on 14th april 2012, and after installation, my nexus s i9023 got bricked ! help ?


    (April 14, 2012 - 7:43 pm)

    I’m using Nexus S I9020A and I havent received my ota yet. Does it depend on your network carrier? I’m on Airtel.


    (April 12, 2012 - 3:29 pm)

    I am very pleased with the update and have also tried a real ice cream sandwich, devine! Thanks Google x


    (April 12, 2012 - 1:21 pm)

    Ya I got..Its awesome…but sucks battery life….!!!


    (April 12, 2012 - 11:30 am)

    Yes – got the update OTA two nights ago – rather persistent nag screens kind of forcing me to install the update. Not much improvement in battery performance though :(.


    (April 12, 2012 - 9:31 am)

    Is it throuh wifi only??????? or can I do it through gprs????????
    because it shows as through wifi only till 14apr………..


    (April 12, 2012 - 9:24 am)

    Just wantedvto confirm that my Nexus S did get updated. Happened on last Friday and the experience has been decent so far.

    sumit vasudev

    (April 12, 2012 - 3:55 am)

    Hello,,,, i am using Samsung Nexus S and today i have received a message to update my phone,,, so i allowed that application,,,, as i push the button my cell phone got off and just after few minutes it reopened it self,,,i was surprised with that newest version 4.0.4 has been updated on nexes s,,, its really impressive from last processor but still confused it is safe or not,,,
    if not,,, plz suggest something,,,,
    sumit vasudev
    New Delhi.

    kuntal sarkar

    (April 11, 2012 - 7:17 pm)

    it is awesome.


    (April 11, 2012 - 12:43 pm)

    Great (Sarcastically)!! Well the worlds best smartphone (GS2) still awaits for the update.
    Wonder when it will share the limelight?


      (April 11, 2012 - 4:33 pm)

      when it does, … you won’t even notice


      (April 12, 2012 - 10:59 pm)

      I totally agree, Samsung India totally fails in giving updates for OS in india.

      Will Never buy a samsung product again

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