Verizon Galaxy Nexus

Factory images posted for 4.2.2 Verizon Galaxy Nexus and 4.2.1 Sprint Galaxy Nexus

Factory images posted for 4.2.2 Verizon Galaxy Nexus and 4.2.1 Sprint Galaxy Nexus

Jerry Hildenbrand 3

Like a trail of breadcrumbs, Nexus factory images are your safe way back Google has posted a pair of new factory images on the Google Developers site today, allowing folks using a Verizon Galaxy Nexus to have access to the 4.2.2 software, and folks with the Sprint version to grab a copy of the 4.2.1 files. These images are a must have if you like to do any sort of tinkering to your...

Getting bad battery life from 4.2.2 on your Verizon Nexus? Try a factory reset

Getting bad battery life from 4.2.2 on your Verizon Nexus? Try a factory reset

Jerry Hildenbrand 42

Did the 4.2.2 update for your Verizon Galaxy Nexus cause horrible battery life? You're not alone, and a reset may just fix you up. Now that the Verizon version of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus finally got the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update, there's a number of folks out there with some serious complaints about battery life. If you're one of the unlucky folks affected, you know exactly what...

Manually update your Verizon Galaxy Nexus to the official Jelly Bean build

Manually update your Verizon Galaxy Nexus to the official Jelly Bean build

Jerry Hildenbrand 15

You've been waiting since July for some Jelly Bean on your Verizon Galaxy Nexus, and you just can't wait any longer. It's pushing out as we speak, but who knows when it will make it to your device. There's no way in hell you're going to sit one more day and read about everyone enjoying Jelly Bean while you mash the button to check for updates. We got ya. The good news is you don't have...

Jelly Bean rolling out to some Verizon Galaxy Nexus units as Verizon's support page goes live

Jelly Bean rolling out to some Verizon Galaxy Nexus units as Verizon's support page goes live

Sean Brunett 37

Finally, some users are reportedly receiving the Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) update for their Verizon Galaxy Nexus. As OEMs such as HTC announced their Jelly Bean update schedules, a owners of this key device have been anxiously and impatiently awaiting the update. Verizon's official support page for the update has also gone live, suggesting that they may be gearing up for a mass rollout....

Building AOSP Jelly Bean for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus - a tutorial [from the forums]

Building AOSP Jelly Bean for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus - a tutorial [from the forums]

Jerry Hildenbrand 10

We've seen the source code for Android 4.1.1 (affectionately known as Jelly Bean) drop from Google, and plenty of us were excited to see the Verizon Galaxy Nexus binaries were back online and available. Whether you're a Verizon subscriber or not, as an Android fan it's OK to get warm and fuzzy inside seeing more devices opened up for users. Nice work to all involved for getting the...

Android 4.0.4 factory image for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus now available online

Android 4.0.4 factory image for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus now available online

Jerry Hildenbrand 12

Google has posted the IMM76K factory restore image for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus online, making it available for those who have hacked their device beyond repair and need a path back. Using the posted files, anyone who was able to flash custom software to their Nexus should be able to flash the official  version, and be back to square one -- ready to do it all over again. Do note that...