So, it was in the last article we saw on How to Root Motorola Xoom Wi Fi Only version. And now in the due course of this article we will see on how you can install the latest version of Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.3 version easily which is the AOSP build. Please note that this update should only be flashed on the Rooted Wi Fi only Motorola Xoom devices and not on the Xoom Wi Fi + 3G tablet. So, let’s head to the instructions on how you can apply this update in your Motorola Xoom Wi Fi but before that you need to backup all your data present in your tablet so as to ensure that all the data in the device is safe. The benefit of backing up the data is that just in case if any data is lost or gets corrupted then you can easily restore back the same. With the help of below mentioned tips you can easily backup all your data.
Please note that this is not the Official Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.3 Version of firmware and is the AOSP build of firmware. There is still no ETA on by when the Official firmware for the device will be arriving but be rest assured as in when it arrives, the same will be covered on AndroidADVICES.COM.
Notes – Backup in the mail so that you can then restore manually
Contacts Stored in Phone Memory – Sync with the Gmail application,
Videos, Images, Videos & Files etc.– Copy to internal / External SD Card,
Wi Fi APN Settings – Backup all the settings from “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Networks >Wi-Fi”
Disclaimer: Please note that we should not be held responsible in any manner in whole or in parts if any damage is done to your device caused by updating the firmware which is a very unlikely event if you follow the instructions as mentioned in the article including the pre requisites and the procedure to update the tablet.
Note: Rooting Voids warranty, the only way you can un root he device is by restoring the factory firmware which too we have mentioned in the article.
So assuming that you have already Rooted your Motorola Xoom Wi Fi edition, you can now proceed to the instructions which are mentioned in the next page with which you can easily update your Motorola Xoom with ICS 4.0.3 Firmware.