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epic 4g not getting icecream?

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  1. saxologist

    saxologist Well-Known Member

    Help are we getting IC for epic 4 G???? Have they forgotten us?

  2. Zeinzu

    Zeinzu Well-Known Member

    None of the GS1 series are ever getting ICS. Our device does however already have a fully functional and fairly stable build of ICS through official CM9. Currently our build is at RC2 (release candidate 2) and is working it's way along with all other supported devices to a full stable build. Then we will also be supported for CM10 (Android 4.1.1).
    EpicMike likes this.
  3. saxologist

    saxologist Well-Known Member

    I am unfamiliar with this terminology. Are you saying another upgrade is coming for our phones? GPS fix etc? will I need to be rooted?
  4. Zeinzu

    Zeinzu Well-Known Member

    No. CM (CyanogenMod) is a custom rom. It is third party after market software that can be ran on our (and many other) devices.

    Yes, you need to be rooted and have custom CWM (ClockWorkMod) recovery in order to install it.
  5. EpicMike

    EpicMike Member

    I have my phone rooted (working on getting Google Play Store to work, though), but I did not know this. I just rooted it just to get rid of bloatware. I may go ahead and check out CM9.

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