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[QUESTION]Ice Cream Sandwich on Galaxy Tab?

19th October 2011, 08:14 AM |#1  
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I know it has been announced only a few hours ago and the source is not available yet. But, when Google finally releases the source code, will there ever be a ROM for the original Galaxy Tab?

I am curious because the answer to this question will help me resist the new tablet temptation :P
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19th October 2011, 09:28 AM |#2  
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Having a hard time with HC, I doubt it with ICS....even the GB ROMs are not very polished, like Overcome causes warming up problem....
19th October 2011, 10:14 AM |#3  
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Maybe it will arrive sooner as we think, not with cyanogenmod, even if i want it on my tab, but with MIUI, I just read on the MIUIteam fr that MIUI have the source since they have the status of developpers with the XIAOMI, and they are already work on the Mi-one and the two nexus, so maybe the us team who develop the MIUI Rom for our tab will be able to port ISC on the galaxy tab?
I just hope that we can have ISC on our tab before Christmans it will be great!
19th October 2011, 11:49 AM |#4  
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From the news:
"Gabe Cohen from Google claims that most Gingerbread devices may have an upgrade to Android 4.0, claiming that it is theoretically compatible with any Android 2.3.x device"
19th October 2011, 12:00 PM |#5  
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I would presume (going off the little snippits of info I've gleaned) that almost ANY device will be able to run ICS in some capacity or another since it is designed to be all encompassing. (Think Ubuntu for comparison) Admittedly some older devices will struggle due to the specs but this is the same for every old device.

I could be completely WAY-OFF the mark but I believe el-goog is heading down the Canonical Road and pretty soon we will have OS's that just play well together, be it on mobile, laptop, PC, TV yadda yadda yadda......and then we'll see a small moon appear on the horizon

No wait, "That's not a moon.....It's a SPACE STATION!" cue dramatic music and suddenly everyone and their dog will be screaming "IT'S A TRAAAAAP!" "TURN THIS SHIP AROUND!" but by then we'll all be caught in the tractor beam and headed for a Schwartz-off with Dark Helmet......

Jus sayin
19th October 2011, 12:40 PM |#6  
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Developers get new devices and forget about old ones. Time's working against us...
19th October 2011, 01:08 PM |#7  
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In future, post [QUESTIONS] in your separate Q&A section.

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19th October 2011, 03:19 PM |#8  
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I believe there will be a rom, not before Christmas tho

At least not a stable one.
19th October 2011, 04:45 PM |#9  
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Will Samsung release ICS for Galaxy Tab ??
19th October 2011, 04:57 PM |#10  
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Do you think people will port it or wait for source code.
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