T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II maintenance update begins rolling out today

Alex Wagner
Editorial Director of News and Content from Omaha, NE
Published: May 21, 2012

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II

Looks like the HTC Amaze 4G isn't the only T-Mobile handset being treated to an update today. T-Mobile has announced that a new software update is rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S II, weighing in at 32.3MB and bumping the device up to version T989UVLDE. What's included, you ask? Inside is a handful of tweaks, such as Google security fixes and device stability improvements. Here's the changelog provided by T-Mobile:

Version

  • Android version 2.3.6 / Software version T989UVLDE
  • Over-The-Air Update (32.3 MB)
  • Approved 5/21/12

Improvements:

  • Random reboot/power off fixed 
  • Device stability improvements 
  • Qualcomm chip patch 
  • Google Security fixes

Prerequisites

  • Android version 2.3.6 / Software version T989UVKL1 update
  • At least 50% battery life

T-Mobile notes that this update will be rolling out over the air until June 22nd. Owners of the T-Mo Galaxy S II that'd like to check and see if this update has made its way to their neck of the woods can do so by heading into Menu > Settings > Software Update on their device. As for Ice Cream Sandwich, Samsung has confirmed that Magenta's Galaxy S II will receive and update to Android 4.0, but so far we haven't been clued in as to when that update might be arriving. We'll pass along more details as we get them.

Via Android Police, T-Mobile

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