Samsung Galaxy S3 receives Android 4.1.2 update, lots of new features


London: The Samsung Galaxy S3 has only recently seen the Android Jelly Bean update, and a report says that Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S3 has been released by the South Korean smartphone maker.

According to a report on SamMobile the company has begun pushing out the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update to the Galaxy S3. For now the update is becoming available for the International GT-I9300 model, and like any Android update it is seeing a staggered release and the various carriers have to OK the firmware before allowing their customers to have access to it.

Samsung has given the Galaxy S3 top priority in Software Updates that’s why Samsung keeps on updating this device to the latest versions of Android.

You can check for the update yourself via the Samsung KIES desktop application or going into the settings on the handset and the About phone section, before selecting software updates.

Some of the enhancements in the new update:

-Android 4.1.2 – JZO54K

-Multi-View (Multi-Windows Multitasking, same as in Note II)

-Page Buddy

-New Gallery App (Same as in Note II)

-Notification Panel (Notification Panel can now be customized)

-Brightness Slider in Notification Panel Can Now Be Disabled

-Smart Rotation (Screen Display adjusts to your angle of sightings)

-Continues Input in Samsung Keyboard (Like Swipe or Android 4.2 Keyboard)

-Paper Artist App

-Group Cast App