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Old 11th July 2011, 16:18   #4711
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anyone will do - let him decide the looks if he wants. They're all the same in this range. since no root, even SGSL will do. its good for 2 handed usage.
Ya,
and, then we have Desire Z too.
Okays.
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Google Maps voice navigation for India can be enabled with a small hack. . Supports offline caching as well.
Well, I better suggest the paid package for him ( you know..)
<so, any trouble, he has a parallel support i.e. the MMI guys>

But, this piece of information, sure interests me

grinning,

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Old 11th July 2011, 16:22   #4712
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Google Maps voice navigation for India can be enabled with a small hack. . Supports offline caching as well.
Yes, don't worry about free navigation thing, it can work in any supported models that you choose.


My search for free RDP client app took me to some places where you get patched (read cracked) Android apps. Initially I was under the impression that such things didn't really exist in Android world. Poor Android developers!

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Guys, took the bate after following this thread for too long thanks to @Phamilyman and @Samurai!!

Availed Rs. 1200 discount by using coupon code: ICICILB
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Guys, took the bate after following this thread for too long thanks to @Phamilyman and @Samurai!!

Availed Rs. 1200 discount by using coupon code: ICICILB
Well, glad you told about the coupon..
Eh, how about the phone now

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Guys, took the bate after following this thread for too long thanks to @Phamilyman and @Samurai!!

Availed Rs. 1200 discount by using coupon code: ICICILB
Where did you buy it from? Also which phone??

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Galaxy S II- 2.3.4 Gingerbread update (2.3.3 to 2.3.4)

Follow steps mentioned- (for those not willing to wait for Samsung to release the update)
http://www.phonesarchive.com/tutoria...ngerbread.html

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Galaxy S II- 2.3.4 Gingerbread update (2.3.3 to 2.3.4)

Follow steps mentioned- (for those not willing to wait for Samsung to release the update)
How to update Samsung Galaxy S II to Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread)? - PhonesArchive.com
Its available both samfirmware.com and on xda.developers.com. Been using it since last two days and all i can say there is substantial increase in battery usage. I did mention somewhere here

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Various online forums report improvement in reception and battery life.
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Its available both samfirmware.com and on xda.developers.com. Been using it since last two days and all i can say there is substantial increase in battery usage. I did mention somewhere here
I upgraded yesterday too, thanks again Invisible.

When u say "substantial increase in battery usage", this would mean that battery-Life will be reduced right? But most Forums say that the battery life is Increased. Can you please clarify?

Also I am attaching a screenshot below, can you or someone please tell me what's this New symbol next to HOLD, I am sure I haven't seen before this upgrade.

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I upgraded yesterday too, thanks again Invisible.

When u say "substantial increase in battery usage", this would mean that battery-Life will be reduced right? But most Forums say that the battery life is Increased. Can you please clarify?

Also I am attaching a screenshot below, can you or someone please tell me what's this New symbol next to HOLD, I am sure I haven't seen before this upgrade.

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Zenster, any improvement with battery/reception/data etc after upgrading?
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Zenster, any improvement with battery/reception/data etc after upgrading?
Battery life is much improved provided you reset the phone after upgrading. battery life improves a little more after 1 or 2 full charge. I got one and half day of it using surfing, wifi, download, playing HD games, 30-40 calls a day, sms, having live wallpaper, 4email a/c to sync, all this without being on 3g network on 3g i can easily manage a day with heavy usage.
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Zenster, any improvement with battery/reception/data etc after upgrading?
Xotiq, I've just upgraded last evening and have done a complete reset (Restore from KIES backup took a long time)... I'd like wait for a couple of days before I can comment. So far everything is stable and thats a good beginning for me

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Battery life is much improved provided you reset the phone after upgrading. battery life improves a little more after 1 or 2 full charge. I got one and half day of it using surfing, wifi, download, playing HD games, 30-40 calls a day, sms, having live wallpaper, 4email a/c to sync, all this without being on 3g network on 3g i can easily manage a day with heavy usage.
Does resetting the phone means using the Factory Reset option in
Settings -> Privacy -> Factory Data Reset OR using any other option to reset. If different, could you list the same. Thanks.
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Those with Verizon CDMA phones. A factory reset may wipe out the MIN number. So be careful.
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