Android Phone Updates: A Comprehensive Guide

Want to know whether your smartphone will ever be updated? This chart shows all currently available Android phones, as well as any that have been confirmed to receive the next major version of the Android operating system. The chart is arranged alphabetically by carrier, and we will update it regularly whenever a new phone is released or a new version of Android is announced.

[Last Updated: 6/22/2012]

If you're interested in learning how the different carriers and manufacturers fare against each other when it comes to issuing Android updates, check out our companion story, "Android Phones: Which Companies Do the Best Job With Android Updates?"

AT&T

DEVICE NAMECarrierCurrent Android versionNext major updateSource
HTC Inspire 4G AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled HTC FAQ
HTC One X AT&T Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
HTC Vivid AT&T Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
LG Nitro HD AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) Q2 2012 LG's Facebook wall
LG Thrill 4G AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled LG's Facebook wall
Motorola Atrix AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) Q3 2012 Motorola
Motorola Atrix 2 AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) Q3 2012 Motorola
Samsung Captivate Glide AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) Scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich, but no time frame given Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy Note AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) Scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich, but no time frame given Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy S II AT&T Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) Update currently available through Kies Android Forums
Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) Scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich, but no time frame given Samsung support
Samsung Infuse 4G AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Samsung support
Sony Xperia Play 4G AT&T Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Sony blog

Sprint

DEVICE NAMECarrierCurrent Android versionNext major updateSource
HTC EVO 3D Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) June-July 2012 HTC FAQ
HTC EVO 4G LTE Sprint Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
HTC EVO Design 4G Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) June-July 2012 HTC FAQ
LG Viper 4G LTE Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled N/A
Motorola Photon 4G Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) Q4 2012 Motorola
Samsung Conquer 4G Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy Epic Touch 4G Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) Scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich, but no time frame given Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy Nexus Sprint Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
Samsung Nexus S 4G Sprint Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
Samsung Transform Ultra Sprint Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Samsung support

T-Mobile

DEVICE NAMECarrierCurrent Android versionNext major updateSource
HTC Amaze 4G T-Mobile Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
HTC One S T-Mobile Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
HTC Sensation 4G T-Mobile Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
HTC T-Mobile MyTouch 4G T-Mobile Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled HTC FAQ
HTC T-Mobile MyTouch Slide 4G T-Mobile Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled HTC FAQ
LG G2x T-Mobile Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled LG's Facebook wall
Samsung Exhibit II 4G T-Mobile Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy Blaze 4G T-Mobile Gingerbread (2.3) Scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich, but no time frame given Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy S II T-Mobile Gingerbread (2.3) June 11th Samsung Twitter Feed

Verizon

DEVICE NAMECarrierCurrent Android versionNext major updateSource
HTC Droid Incredible 2 Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) To be determined by August 2012 HTC FAQ
HTC Rezound Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) June-July 2012 HTC FAQ
HTC Rhyme Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) June-July 2012 HTC FAQ
HTC Thunderbolt Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) July-August 2012 HTC FAQ
LG Lucid Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled, but Verizon claims the phone is upgradable to Android Ice Cream Sandwich Verizon press release
LG Spectrum Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) Scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich, but no time frame given Verizon blog
Motorola Droid 3 Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Motorola
Motorola Droid 4 Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) Q3 2012 Motorola
Motorola Droid Bionic Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) Q3 2012 Motorola
Motorola Droid Razr Verizon Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) Roll out began 6/22/2012 Verizon Support
Motorola Droid Razr Maxx Verizon Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) Roll out began 6/22/2012 Verizon Support
Motorola Droid X2 Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Motorola
Samsung Droid Charge Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Samsung support
Samsung Galaxy Nexus Verizon Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0) N/A N/A
Samsung Stratosphere Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Samsung support
Sony Xperia Play Verizon Gingerbread (2.3) None scheduled Sony blog

N/A = Not available

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