AT&T Pantech Burst and Pantech Element Reportedly Receiving ICS Update


The Pantech Burst and Pantech Element is a phone-tablet duo available on AT&T. They are both great devices for the price being sold at, featuring 1,2GHz and 1,5GHz processors respectively. The main disadvantage of the two devices is that they run on dated Android versions. Well, that’s about to change, as AT&T started rolling out ICS updates to both of the devices, so nobody is left out of the party!

The updates bumps up the Android version number to 4.0.4, and include all of the usual ICS goodies. Here’s the full list of changes that the manufacturer has provided:

New User Features
Enhanced Home screen canvas switcher edit functionality(In the preview of home screen panels, users can change a main home screen panel).
Enhanced Multitasking and Notifications functionality.
Enhanced User Interface : Virtual buttons in System bar, contextual options in Action Bar.
Improved text input and spell-checking (Android keyboard)
Control over Network data and Powerful web browsing
New! Self mode and Panorama capture mode in camera.
New! Time-Lapse recording function in video camera.

UI Improvements
Improved user interface design with GL library.
Support for Native Sync of AT&T Address Book.
Improved lock screen.
Improved Quick Settings and Detail Settings.
Additional Improvement UI interfaces.

The updates must be installed from a Windows PC, so those who were expecting OTA updates are out of luck. For more information on updating the devices, visit the links down below:

Pantech Burst update
Pantech Element update

Via: Android Community