Amazon Kindle Fire- Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) Update Unveiled

How to get Ice Cream Sandwich update for Amazon Kindle Fire is explained here in detail. We will provide the complete instructions to build ICS update on your Amazon Kindle Fire. Also possible effects and working of Amazon Kindle Fire with ICS update is discussed here. ICS update on Amazon Kindle Fire was originally developed by xda.

The experts in xda developers are not going to rest. They are providing some exciting hacks for all smartphones. Now some smart developers in xda has come forward with Ice Cream Sandwich update or ICS update for Amazon Kindle Fire.

Amazon Kindle Fire was the most discussed tablet in 2011. The tablet has got a good response in USA and other countries. The most attracted thing in Amazon Kindle Fire was its cheapness. The Kindle Fire can be obtained from US markets just for $199. The 7 inch tablet was also filled with many features and the Kindle Fire is a good budget tablet. You can read more features and review about Amazon Kindle Fire in Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet PC Exclusive Review and Specifications

But one of the disadvantage about Amazon Kindle Fire was its OS. The OS was Android Gingerbread, but the OS can't get apps from Android Market due to some restrictions from Google. Hopefully xda developers have found a hack for installing Android Market in Amazon Kindle Fire. You can read this Install Android Market and Google Apps on Amazon Kindle Fire
But still updates from Android stay apart from Kindle Fire. The Gingerbread is good but not excellent. The only authorized update for Kindle Fire is CyanogenMod 7. Now some xda developers have found some hacks for installing Google's most popular update Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) on Kindle Fire.

How to get Ice Cream Sandwich update for Amazon Kindle Fire?

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Before proceeding keep in mind that these update is not authorized and may damage your system. The update is originally made by xda developers and it is a pre-alpha model. A user with descent technical skills can easily update the Amazon Kindle Fire. Before updating you have to backup your tablet using Team Win Recovery Project. Then you have to flash the ROM file which is available in XDA and the ICS version of Google apps. You can get complete instructions and files from our source link. The developers are also offering some fixes to make your device to run properly.

According to the response from the forum, we think that update works fine on every Amazon Kindle Fire. It is not effecting wifi or any other hardware. But some replied that video in Netflix and some audio of Angry Birds are not working. Also some bugs are found in USB.

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Author: Ramchandra15 Feb 2015 Member Level: Gold   Points : 2

What is the latest version of Amazon Kindle Fire- Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS)? Also is it available in the latest Android smartphones?

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