Samsung Galaxy S III to get Jelly Bean next month

The Samsung Galaxy S III is perhaps the finest smartphone nowadays but there’s a small problem with it – it does not come with the latest Android version – Jelly Bean.

Samsung representatives have confirmed though that the European version of the Galaxy S III will get an update to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean some time in October. Specific details were not given but the assumption is that unlocked devices will get the update first with carrier branded devices following a few weeks later due to additional testing and time restraints.

Samsung Galaxy S3

Unfortunately there’s no word on such an update for the US version of the Galaxy S III. Historically US customers had to wait an additional 4-6 months from the time first updates were released in Europe so now this might happen too although if Samsung acts quickly such an update may get released in time for the Christmas holidays.


Source: Androidandme.com

Related posts

Titan Empires

Titan Empires

The strategy genre has always been popular amongst gamers due to one reason – you have total freedom when it comes to developing your empire and then the outcome of the game is always uncertain, especially when you play against opponents who are simply better than you. So it is no surprise then...

Zombie Hive

Zombie Hive

Zombie Hive is one of the games that are hard to understand. Here we will explain why. This free Android app takes you to some place around the world which turns out to be a secret weapons development laboratory. Unfortunately for the people working there a massive zombie accident takes place...

StarCraft II Sells One Million Units the Very First Day

Blizzard Entertainment announced today that the recently released real-time strategy, StarCraft II Wings of Liberty, sold more than one million copies around the world the day it was released, which makes it the best-selling PC game of the year 2010. The game sold more than one and a half...

Leave a comment