Samsung Rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update to Galaxy S III

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It is happy to heard that Samsung has started rolling out the official Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update to the Galaxy S3.

In an email to The Verge, Samsung has listed the devices that will be updated to Android 4.1. The list includes ten phones such as Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note, Galaxy S Advance, Galaxy S II LTE, Galaxy Chat, Galaxy Ace 2, Galaxy Beam, Galaxy Ace Plus, Galaxy Mini 2 and Galaxy S Duos and four tablets such as Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, Galaxy Note 10.1.

The unknown device namely Galaxy Music will also gets this update. Jellybean is not as major an update as Icecream Sandwich was and is probably the reason for so many devices to be getting the update.

Poland is the first market to receive the update, which brings Google Now, Project Butter and other enhancements, but Samsung says Jelly Bean will gradually be introduced to other markets soon.

This update further brings a few Samsung-specific enhancements, including improved ‘Pop up play’ functionality, a new ‘Easy mode’ that offers easy-to-use widgets for favorites and recently-used applications, and a ‘blocking mode’ that sounds remarkably similar to Apple’s “Do not Distrub” function.

Samsung has not given any time frame for when these devices will get the update, it may vary depending on your location and wireless carrier.

About Sarvesh Darak

Sarvesh Darak is a blogger, an online marketer, a social media specialist and an Android Lover. At Best Android Blog, he writes Android news & tutorials for Android Rooting. He is the tech head and ensures that the blog keeps running at good pace. He also looks after all the SEO and promotion work. He’s from Surat, India and keep contributing regularly at the blog.

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