Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 15th Feb 2012 23:36 UTC
Google Forget patent trolling - Android's biggest weakness, and most daunting obstacle to overcome, is its complete and utter lack of updates. Motorola has detailed its upgrade plans for Ice Cream Sandwich - and it ain't good. If the company Google just bought can't even update its phones properly, what can we expect from the rest?
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Carriers and sales volume
by btrimby on Thu 16th Feb 2012 14:57 UTC
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There's almost certainly some carrier and/or volume stuff involved.

I have the Electrify which is the same as the Photon 4G but without WiMAX. The Photon 4G is in Development, scheduled for Q3, but the Electrify is "In Evaluation & Planning. Further details to follow."

The main difference here seems to be the carriers. And I'm sure the Electrify has fewer handsets sold.

That said, my phone is working fine and I wasn't promised anything with my purchase. But it will be really annoying if it gets stuck on Gingerbread while its sister phone gets ICS.

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