Samsung Mobile have recently reported that the long awaited Android 4.0 update for Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note would be coming in the first quarter of 2012 which is now about to begin.

The first lucky smartphones to receive the Android 4.0 update, would be the flagship of Samsung Galaxy S II and Note. As confirmed by the manufacturer, these smartphones would be the first to receive Ice cream sandwich officially in the first quarter of 2012.

As per Samsung Mobile official Facebook page :

We know you have been waiting and we’re thrilled today to announce that we’ll start serving Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to GALAXY Note and GALAXY S II in the first quarter of 2012.

Next in line are the Samsung Galaxy S II LTE, Galaxy R, Galaxy Tab 10.1, Galaxy Tab 8.9, Galaxy Tab 7.7 and Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus. Further details regarding the Ice Cream Sandwich updates for Galaxy smartphones and tablets are to be announced soon.

That’s all the information Samsung has given by their official facebook page but noted that separate announcements on details of the OS update will be made soon via Facebook and Twitter. Now we have to wait another long-awaited update, but at least now we have a date and confirmation from Samsung.