The update for Samsung Nexus S has already started, but there is no need to wait for (Over-To-Air) OTA to update your Nexus S. One of the XDA member has provided the OTA package that can be used to update your Nexus S manually.

Update Nexus S to Android 2.3.3Steps to manually update Nexus S:

  • Download the OTA package link via XDA
  • After, downloading the package, rename it as
  • Copy it to the internal storage of your Nexus S
  • Power off, then hold the volume up + power button to reboot to the bootloader
  • Using the volume key to navigate, select recovery then use the power button to confirm
  • When you see the warning triangle and arrow, hold the power and tap volume up, a menu will appear
  • From the menu, select “apply update from /sdcard”, and choose from the list
  • let the to do its thing to update your system, radio and other partitions. When, the update is finished, choose to reboot.
  • Now, you are all set to go, Enjoy!

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