AT&T will be pushing out a significant upgrade to the LG Nitro HD smartphone beginning July 31st. The update, which can be downloaded from LG’s website, will bump the Nitro HD software up to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and it also includes LG’s new Optimus 3.0 UI. AT&T also notes that they will soon be sending out updates to the HTC One X and HTC Inspire handsets to enhance performance.
LG Nitro HD Android 4.0 ICS Update Changelog:
• New lock screen actions let you conveniently jump directly to a specific application without unlocking the homescreen.
• The redesigned Gallery App & Photo Editor makes it easier to manage, show, and share photos and videos than ever before.
• An updated home screen folder and favorites tray that lets you group your apps and shortcuts logically by simply dragging one onto another.
• Enhanced multitasking capabilities let you instantly navigate from one task to another by leveraging a list in the System Bar that includes thumbnail images of all recently used apps. Just tap the thumbnail to resume using that app.
• Improved text input with an updated keyboard that supports faster text input and more accurate entries with better error correction and word suggestions.
• An app that helps you easily monitor your data usage.
• Face Unlock, a new screen-lock option that intelligently unlocks your device using facial recognition software.