Nokia N900 gets Gingerbread Android 2.3 (before most other Android phones!)

| December 23, 2010 | 8 Replies

The N900 Tagline: Is there anything this phone CANNOT do?!

As you might know the N900 has already been taking host of Android for quite some time, also getting Froyo before many other supposed “Android Phones” :p. (Heh, All the other manufacturers are lucky Nokia’s not making Android phones as we all know they’d whip all their asses :p haha). To be fair, they would generally get 100% working versions and may have to negotiate their way around the network.


Here it is with the latest from Google’s Android Phone OS – Android 2.3 AKA Gingerbread.

This is also produced by the NITDroid team, mainly Alexey Roslyakov (DrunkDebugger). Reports suggest N900 digesting gingerbread with relative ease as WiFi, 3G, Sound and other features working. However, there are some niggles that still require addressing. N900 really lives up to its reputation as being one of if not the most hackable phone around. Shame there was no Maemo 6 phone to be playing with right now. Ah well, faith tossed up to MeeGo.

Speaking of MeeGo. I wouldn’t be surprised at all if MeeGo tablet were to get Honeycomb (3.0).

Cheers Adnan!

NITDROID via Pocketables


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  • Almight N900 just don’t understand despite all negative and bad press it us the best handset of the decade. I have an iphone 3GS and an N900 in terms of show off and functionality I always do everything on the N900 I have been thinking of giving away the iphone.

    • well in case you are giving away the 3gs for free, you can throw it to me lol 😀

  • nabil2199

    is there a way to have nitdroid run from the mydocs partition?
    I can’t seem to find a fast enough SD card

  • IMarius

    Oh my N900 , you wont be remembered by the masses in the street, but you laid the groundwork for the future of real smartphones.

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  • Jim

    N900 WTF ! this phone can do everything !

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