Google Nexus S Android 2.3.6 update now available

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Credit: Android Central

The new Google Nexus S update is available via OTA or manual update. The new update is Android 2.3.6 (build GRK39C). The new update comes with bug fixes and security patches.

The update size is around 17mb so downloading it via air would not take that long or if you want to download manually here are the instructions.

  1. Download the update from here (Google official –
  2. Rename the file to Note that if you’re using Windows, just rename it to “update” (no quotes, of course) because it’s already a zipped file.
  3. Copy the file onto your microSD card.
  4. With your Nexus One off, hold down the trackball and press the power button.
  5. You’ll be booted into a white screen with three Android robots on skateboards. Select “Bootloader.”
  6. On the next screen, select “Recovery.”
  7. Your phone will reboot, giving you a picture of the Android robot and an exclamation point inside a triangle.
  8. Now press the power button and volume up button at the same time. It could take a couple of tries.
  9. Now (using the trackball this time) choose “Apply” and let things run their course.
  10. Reboot and enjoy

Credit: Android Central

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