Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 Receives Rooted JQ1 Gingerbread Love

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 Receives Rooted JQ1 Gingerbread Love

Are you a Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 user tired of waiting for the Gingerbread update that has only just begun rolling out in certain regions? Luckily for you, XDA moderator Chainfire has done it again by releasing a rooted update to Android 2.3.3 that you can install yourself through ODIN. For those squeamish about flashing a bootloader, the developer has created two versions–one with a bootloader, and one without.

Here it is, JQ1, Gingerbread for the Galaxy Tab ! Here are versions both with and without bootloaders.

The version without bootloaders doesn’t boot for me and gives screen corruption. Running with bootloaders now.

If you’re eager to get your Galaxy Tab updated and rooted, be sure to continue on to the original thread.

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Will Verduzco
Will Verduzco

Will Verduzco is the former Editor-in-Chief and Portal Administrator of the XDA-Developers Portal. He has been addicted to mobile technology since the HTC Wizard. But starting with the Nexus One, his gadget love affair shifted to Google's little green robot. You can now find Will writing for the Swappa Blog, though he still pops up on XDA from time to time.