Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Update Now Available for Galaxy S III
Around two weeks ago, Samsung company started to roll out the Android 4.3 jelly bean update for Samsung Galaxy SIII. If you possess a T-mobile galaxy SIII, then you are lucky as the 4.3 update is readily available in these phones. Currently the update is only available for the non LTE models and the users with LTE models will have to wait for some more days.
If you want to have the Android 4.3 jelly bean update on your Galaxy S3 then you have to connect the device to the computer and make use of Samsung KIES and Samsung OTA service. If you are downloading the firmware by using OTA, then you will have to go the settings menu and hit the software update option. It is a big update with a size of 486 MB and for this make sure that your device is connected to the Wi-Fi network or unlimited GPRS data before you download the update.
Improvements and changes in the 4.3 update
The Android 4.3 Jelly bean update on your Galaxy S3 will provide you with certain changed and improved features that you will love having.
- Support for Galaxy Gear.
- TRIM support making the device faster.
- The user interface elements updated to the user elements of S4. This means that the 4.3 update allows the S4 theme all over.
- Brand new Samsung keyboard.
- Updated GPU drivers
- New multiple widgets and new lock screen and also a better ripple effect compared to the 4.1.2 version
- Fresh screen modes from S4
- Driving mode
- Move to SD card function
- New sound, shot and camera mode
- New things included in the notification center
- Completely upgraded settings user interface exactly the same of Galaxy S4
- Voice control implementation that allows you to control several phone parts using the voice commands.
- New built in Samsung apps like Gallery, Contacts, Clock and Music
- New S-Voice
The Android 4.3 jelly bean update for Samsung Galaxy S3 has these improvements and features to offer to the users waiting to get the 4.3 update on their galaxy S3 handsets. It will transform the device completely making it compatible with the recent phones like S4 and note 3 with a cheaper price. Also it will make the device much faster than before.