Available Android 2.3.4 for The Nexus S

It was announced yesterday and it seemed he would have to wait a few weeks that will come to mobile phones, but it has not happened, Google has begun to upgrade their phones. The first to receive 2.3.4 Android (Gingerbread), as you might expect, has been the Nexus S, where phased will be getting the update via OTA over the coming weeks.

If you are one of the lucky ones to have a Nexus S and not like to wait for the update you via OTA you are going to tell which are the steps to be followed to make the installing manually and thus be the first to get the latest version of Android.

Installing Android 2.3.4 on Nexus S

To carry out installation correctly, we have to have a Nexus S with Android 2.3.3 GRI40.

1 download the file “ .zip ” official Android 2.3.4 update for the Nexus S.
2. rename the downloaded file to Update.zip and copy it to the directory root of the internal memory your Nexus S. [Note: make sure that the file is named Update.zip and not Update.zip.zip.]
3 turn off your Nexus S.
4 press the button & #8220;Volume up“ to turn on the phone.
5 a white screen with several options will appear. Go to the option & #8220;recovery“ by pressing the key & #8220;Volume down“ and press the button on the phone again.
6. when the mobile boot and show another screen showing a triangle with a small Android at his side, press the power button and the button “ upload volume & #8221; At the same time.
7 will be shown a menu, you must now select & #8220;Apply sdcard: update zip..“.
8. wait until installation is complete and restart the phone (it will take a little more than usual). You have 2.3.4 Android (Gingerbread) installed on your Nexus S!

For which they have a Nexus One seems to touch us wait a little longer, but we hope the wait is not very long, especially for owners of the Nexus One (Vodafone), which are months with Android 2.2.1. The rest of mobile that depend on the manufacturer probably takes a little more to update, but we will always have community, probably in a couple of days based roms appear in 2.3.4 Android to the have released Google its source code.

Update: The Nexus One American also has been launched at the OTA. When leaking manual update I put the steps to follow.