How To Manually Download And Install Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread Build GRJ22 On Google Nexus S


28.04.2011

How To Manually Download And Install Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread Build GRJ22 On Google Nexus S

Just when we were announcing that Google is going to release the Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread update for Google Nexus S users soon, some clever guys have discovered the links where you can download the firmware upgrade.

This means that you can download Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread for Google Nexus S free right now and I’m here to let you know how you can do it. I remind you that the Gingerbread 2.3.4 Build GRJ22 is a minor update and that it comes packed with video and voice calling support in Gtalk over 3G/4G/WiFi networks.

Attention! This update method works only for Google Nexus S owners! Now all Nexus S users pay attention to this! The file only works if you have Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread Build GRI40 build installed on your Google Nexus S! Make sure you upgrade to Build GRI40 before installing! If you have another build, you might damage your phone!

How to manually install and download Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread Build GRJ22 firmware update on Google Nexus S:

  1. Download Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread Build GRJ22 free here;

  2. Rename the file into update.ZIP;

  3. Plug your Google Nexus S to your computer;

  4. Copy the update.ZIP file to your Google Nexus S;

  5. Reboot your Google Nexus S into recovery mode;

  6. Now choose “Apply Update”;

  7. Wait for the Google Nexus S to update itself;

  8. The process might take a few minutes and it might go through a couple of reboots;

  9. That’s it!

Now you’re the happy¬†possessor¬†of a Google Nexus S which is powered by Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread OS. Follow the instructions carefully and always backup before starting any process! Again: backup! It takes just a few seconds depending on how much data you have on your smartphone!

Let me know if it worked for you and if you’re enjoying Gtalk video/voice calling right now!

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