Finally it's official, after months of rumors and speculation the release date for Ice Cream Sandwich (aka Android 4.0), Google’s latest Android operating system, has been set for October 11. That’s right, in less than a week the wait will finally be over. The new mobile operating system will be unveiled at the Samsung Mobile Unpacked event in San Diego, likely alongside the Nexus Prime.Regarding Ice Cream Sandwich, several improvements are expected to come bundled with version 4.0 of the Android OS. New expected features include united app framework, better multitasking, multi-core optimization and facial recognition among many others.
Samsung and Google have been teasing us and have teamed up to announce something big which is even more reason to mark October 11 on your calendar. Check out the following teaser video which was recently uploaded on YouTube by Samsung Mobile.
According to Droid Life some of the specs for the much anticipated Nexus Prime MIGHT include the following:
- All new 1.5GHz Exynos processor
- 2050mAh battery
- 8MP camera
- PowerVR SGX543MP2 GPU
- 4.65 inch Super AMOLED HD screen display