T-Mobile USA Now Rolling Out Android 2.3 Update for T-Mobile G2X


Back in March, T-Mobile officially launched the G2X, a variant of LG Optimus 2X and the world’s first ever dual-core smartphone. Unfortunately for some, the G2x was released with Android 2.2 and not the latest version. Now after a period of almost 3 months, T-Mobile is finally rolling out Android 2.3 update for G2X. The over-the-air update began on July 25 keep an eye out for an update notification.

Here are the new features in the update:

  • Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS
  • Improved battery life
  • Improved front-facing camera operation when using Qik record and share
  • Improved disabling Car Home
  • Helps address unexpected reboots
So T-Mobile G2 owners, did you get your Gingerbread update? Is it good? Tell us in the comment box below.

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  • http://twitter.com/myleslynch Myles Lynch

    Im having it shipped to me! Will try to post back results if OTA has hit my handset.

  • Ronnie

    If we upgraded to Gingerbread using the LG Updater, will we still get an upgrade from T-Mobile?  Also, will the Android Market be updated to the new version?  Mine is still 2.3.6.  Thanks.

  • Bonitalady816

    The update was good however, it took out the original camera features and replaced it with the stock camera