Xolo X900

How to Update Lava Xolo X900 with Official ICS Android Firmware

Do you still remember the first Intel powered Android smart phone? You will be surprised to know that it was not by Samsung, Nokia or Motorola, Indian based Lava has grabbed this pride. Yes, Lava Xolo X900 is the smart phone which we are referring here. Although it included 1.6 Ghz Intel Medfield processor it ran on Android 2.3.7 Gingerbread OS when it was launched and company promised to provide the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update in future. There was no ETA been said about when it will arrive.Lava Xolo ICS

Indian smart phone and tablet PC manufacturers never care for updating their tablet PC Android version to the latest version although the hardware supports the newer version. But Lava has outcome that as Xolo X900 gets the powered of Android Ice Cream Sandwich which is right now available for download on to your mobile phone. The smart phone is still available in the market though it hasn’t got enough publicity and fame. For detailed specifications you can head on to Laval Xolo X900 features and specifications.

Improvements & Enhancements

The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on this smart phone provides a host of new features addition and the following are the important features that you can find after updating your device –

  • Brings the Face Unlock feature
  • Content rich customized resizable widgets
  • Quick response to the incoming calls
  • Swipe to dismiss notifications, task and browser tabs more easily
  • Improved Wi Fi internet connectivity with strong connections and no bugs
  • Optimized for better performance for the battery life of the device
  • Improved camera feature for the better image capturing capabilities under the low light conditions apart from host of features including the blurriness and better color accuracy
  • Bar code scanning on the device will now be lot quicker
  • Optimized for high video graphical performance games
  • It’s pre-loaded with Quick Office for the office documents editing functionalities and supports Google apps.
  • Includes the latest version of the Google Play Store for advanced security and various apps supports
  • Redesigned Gallery app
  • Powerful web browsing and text rendering
  • Improved email capabilities of the device
  • Zero shutter lag camera exposure
  • Take photos while video recording is continuing
  • Improved email capabilities of the device
  • Rotation of the screen horizontally is quicker than the Proximity sensor clearly recognizing faces
  • Users can launch camera app directly during the unlocking itself
  • Update brings the Roboto font which comes with high resolution optimization for improved readability
  • The keyboard on your device will now feature the faster typing with improved accuracy to make the text input faster
  • Now you can type with your voice. Touch the microphone button on the keyboard and start talking to automatically write any text or email.

Upgrade Requirements

To apply this update on your mobile phone you should make sure that you have created a backup of all the data present on your mobile phone so as to ensure that data is not lost. It’s recommended that you take the backup with the help of the below steps mentioned. So take backup with the help of back up SMS, Call logs, contacts and other content. Apart from that you should ensure the following tips –

  • Ensure that you have more than 50 % battery life left on your device to begin with the update procedure.
  • Head to “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”, enable the USB Debugging on your phone.
  • Ensure that you have more than 350 MB space left on the Phone’s storage capacity to successfully download the update. If you don’t have enough space you need to delete personal files from the device before updating.
  • Make sure that USB drivers are loaded perfectly to connect the device to the PC.
  • Once you have followed these instructions you can go through the update procedure mentioned in the next page.

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  1. sukrith

    October 26, 2012 at 7:24 pm

    I have faced a lot of bugs on the os like unwanted touch inputs and also I have lost the ability to connect to a pc

  2. narayanan

    October 8, 2012 at 6:24 am

    I do not know how to get your news letter tines my mail help me with That

  3. krish

    October 7, 2012 at 5:46 am

    finally Intel came with ICS update

    • Yogesh Patel

      October 8, 2012 at 9:49 am

      Yes, it did long back.

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