Some timeÂ agoÂ IÂ came into possessionÂ of aÂ smartphone, cheaperÂ it is true,Â butÂ it does its job.Â The thing that attracted me to it it’s Android,Â at that time was versionÂ 1.6,Â and as a Linux userÂ I had some pleasure toÂ do someÂ testsÂ withÂ this acquisition.
As in title this smartphone was bought from Orange and it has a custom Android default image based on Android 1.6 . Technical features are displayed here on the opearator site. I’ve expected them to make an announcement about an upgrade to the operating system and finally the ad appeared on the Orange site and they recommended upgrading using software that can be downloaded from here. I did the upgrade according to the specifications and I’ve had no problem.
For what is written up here is the official version of theÂ recommended update that will change your phone from Orange. In time, however, something happened in that operating system: application “Market”Â started to make updates to more applications than I’ve ever had in the phone, and not actually made those updatesÂ in software and I always had to do updates to more than 1,000 applications that require updates to the extent that I had a maximum of 100 applications from all …
I thoughtÂ thatÂ requires some reinstall …Â and IÂ startedÂ looking forÂ alternativesÂ thatÂ might workÂ for me.
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