Update / Install Your Nexus S with Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich OS – Finally, for you who still have Google Nexus S on hands, here’s a great catch as Google has just made Android 4.0 ICS available for download.
This is not a leaked build but it is for real an official update from Google.
Google’s Android ICS is the latest version of Google’s mobile OS made compatible with all devices including smartphones, Tablet PC(s), and even an Internet TV.
However, if you really (I think must) want to have it on your Nexus S, so here’s a short steps on how to flash Android 4.0.3 update.zip on your Nexus S.
Install Android 4.0.3 ICS on Nexus S
1- Download its official Android 4.0.3 update file (link below)
2- Rename that file to “update.zip”
3- Copy update.zip to your Nexus S root directory via USB
4- Turn your Nexus S OFF
5- Power it ON while holding down the Volume Up button, followed by the Power button.
6- Use volume keys to move around and use power button to select “RECOVERY” option.
7- Ignore what your phone says and hold down power button and volume up button next.
8- Once you you are in recovery menu, select “update from SD Card”
9- Now select “update.zip” and hold power button to confirm
10- Simply wait till it’s fully flashed.
11- Once done, reboot your phone and….
Voilaa.. your Nexus S is now running Android 4.0.3 ICS. And here’s the download link..