Galaxy Tab P1000

How to Update Verizon Wireless Samsung Galaxy Tab with Gingerbread 2.3.5 Firmware version

VZW Galaxy TabHaving a 7 inched Verizon Wireless Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0? Then we are here to tell you the great news that your tab is now all set to get an update release which is not only stable but also comes along with a host of features which we will see in the due course of the article. This update comes as a great respite for all those who were eagerly waiting for the update to come as all other devices were receiving the updates officially or unofficially. So, let’s start first with the list of enhancements which this phone comes along. This all new update is dubbed as the Gingerbread 2.3.5 version

Disclaimer: please note that this update is only applicable for all the Samsung Galaxy Tabs which are locked on to the Verizon Wireless networks and no other Galaxy Tabs which are unlocked will receive the updates from the VZW. Just in case if you have rooted your VZW Galaxy Tab then you will have to get back to your original stock firmware and then only you will get the update from VZW.

Just in case if you have rooted your tab then after applying this update, the rooting access will be revoked. to root your tab again you will have to follow the procedure of rooting after applying this update.

Enhancements in Gingerbread 2.3.5 for Samsung Galaxy Tab

  • Comes with the improved security which supports the PIN Method and when used this method it won’t request you for the Symbol as the numeric entry,
  • Now comes with the better word selection as well as the Copy functionality,
  • Data plan can now be viewed easily so that you can easily  choose the plan accordingly,
  • All downloads now have a dedicated section which will by default be in the Download manager Application,
  • The front facing camera can now act as the Camcorder which is the best part of this update,
  • Widgets can now be resized as per your needs for better visibility of the widget placements,
  • Now supports the Verizon prepaid plans too,
  • Numerous security patches have been infused from the Google.
  • Issues related to the slower internet speeds too have been addressed as the Internet browser have been updated with the new kernels.

Am sure after hearing all these you would now like to apply the update as soon as possible but we will tell you on how to update the same with the detailed instructions which are mentioned in the next page along with the list of pre requisites.

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  1. Arshavin timila

    May 5, 2012 at 4:34 pm

    My galaxy tab GT-P1000 doesnt have system updates inside about device.. Wat do I do

  2. qussai

    November 14, 2011 at 5:35 pm

    then, when it will be ??

  3. qussai

    November 14, 2011 at 4:19 am

    dose the stable firmware gigerbread 2.3.3 support arabic language for update 2.2 froyo glxy tab p1000.

  4. qussai

    November 13, 2011 at 10:46 pm

    this update support arabic or not,please…

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 14, 2011 at 12:13 am

      no, it doesnt support arabic as of now!

  5. qussai

    November 13, 2011 at 10:15 pm

    hi neal..
    dose this update more stable than 2.3.3 or not, dose it support arabic language.
    its very important for me to update with.

  6. Dilip

    November 6, 2011 at 10:02 am

    HI,can I update to my samsung galaxy tab P1000 3G+wifi ?

  7. chris h

    November 4, 2011 at 8:59 pm

    pointless article. thank you for telling me how to click “ok” on the update prompt. how do i update the firmware (have 2.2) to gingerbread 2.3.5 if my droid hasn’t told me there is a system update available?!?

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 5, 2011 at 12:13 am

      its for the users who wanted to be prepared for the update! All are not informative as you are!

  8. Akib

    November 3, 2011 at 1:30 am

    Hey Gys i m frm Bangladesh whre Verizon’s netwrk r not available….i using verizon wireless samsung galaxy tab 7″ i800….my aunty send it frm Canada….now the ques. is can i get 2.3.5 update via Wifi on my Tab??? Plz help me…plz ans. me of u knw somthing abt it….:(

    • NeaL Pradeep

      November 6, 2011 at 11:46 pm

      you cannot apply this update, wait till we come up article for you! as we too are awaiting the leak for this!

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