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T-Mobile G2X: Download Android 2.3 Gingerbread ROM Now

We have some exciting news for those of you with a T-Mobile G2X handset, as we have discovered that an official Gingerbread ROM is now available to download. This ROM may be unofficial technically, but the software is thought to be an forthcoming release from T-Mobile anyway.

As most of you will be well aware, the G2X shipped with Froyo, but T-Mobile has always insisted that the official Gingerbread update would be coming soon after release. At the end of April, they informed users via this status update on Twitter that the update would be coming ‘soon’, but this ROM release now gives users the opportunity to sample a taste of Gingerbread before T-Mobile get their act together and roll out an official OTA update.

The download links and instructions can be found over at MoDaCo here for those of you who are interested, as reported from Phandroid. There’s also a useful video walkthrough showing you that the ROM does indeed work fine on the G2X, but as always, you should only attempt this download if you know what you are doing and you don’t mind voiding your warranty.

If you are going to download this ROM and install on your handset, let us know how you get on. Is Gingerbread running smoothly on your G2X?

Written by Alan Ng

Alan has been working for Product-Reviews since 2009 and became the Editor-in-chief in 2014. He has a passion for technology, the latest mobile phones and gadgets, and the gaming industry. Alan is a graduate of Canterbury Christ Church University and completed a B.A in Commercial Music in 2008. While expressing a keen interest in all areas that PR cover, you'll usually find Alan in the gaming section, where he'll be keeping enthusiasts up to date on all the latest news and reviews for consoles and PC.

Contact Alan Ng: alan@product-reviews.net

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I got this rom and it works like a charm ran it with Clockwork and set it up with NVFlash it works out all of the bugs that came with froyo and I have noticed an improvement on battery life.

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