More than 30 million Samsung Galaxy S III out there will be receiving the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update. The new update is being rolling out in phases(via Samsung Kies and Over-the-Air) and the first county to get the firmware is Poland.
Official Firmware Details:
Android Version: 4.1.2 – Build JZO54K
Build Date: 30-11-12
Change list: 566833
The update brings new features to the Galaxy S III, some which were introduced in Galaxy Note II.
Check out the changelog below:
- 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
According to SamMobile, Samsung has given the Galaxy S III top priority in Software Updates, that’s why Samsung keeps on updating this device to the latest versions of Android.
Only recently, a couple weeks ago, Samsung Galaxy S III users in Malaysia received the upgrade to the new Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) over the air on their smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy S3 has a price tag of RM1999 in Malaysia.