The Nexus S 4G will be the first Sprint device to get Ice Cream Sandwich, the latest and greatest new version of Android. So what will Nexus S 4G users be in for?
According to the press release, Android 4.0 adds numerous enhancements and new features, including:
· A refined, evolved user interface that is simple, beautiful and useful
· Android Beam™: quickly share web pages, apps, contacts and YouTube™ videos with your friends by simply tapping two Near Field Communication (NFC)-enabled phones together
· Redesigned camera, which introduces panorama mode, effects like silly faces and background replacement and a powerful photo editor
· Data Usage helps you avoid data overage charges by allowing you to instantly see your data usage for any period of time or any app – and get notified before reaching your limit; you can even restrict background data for individual apps
· Web browser now lets you sync Google Chrome™ bookmarks, request full desktop versions of sites, see your open tabs in a new layout and even store web pages for offline reading
· People: browse friends, family and coworkers, see their photos in high-resolution and check their latest status updates from Google+ and other social networks
· Improved keyboard with incredibly accurate typing, an inline spell checker and improved copy and paste support
· New Calendar app that lets you add events quickly, sync with Google Calendar™ or Microsoft Exchange and even pinch to adjust your calendar display
· Redesigned Gmail™ app that now lets you swipe between conversations to catch up quickly, and search for emails even without a data connection
· Google+ integration that lets you hangout and video chat with up to 10 friends using your front-facing camera
If you have any questions about this update, help can be found on Sprint’s forums.