Tag Archives: OTA

Nexus 7 Android 4.2 Update Now Live, Keep Frantically Checking

If you’re the owner of a Nexus 7, get excited, because the Android 4.2 update is rolling out now! While it isn’t a huge update, and technically still Jelly Bean, it still has some pretty fantastic features. If you’re on stock software, go into Settings > About > System Updates and spam that check button. I know I am. While I can’t update just yet,… Read more

Sprint Updates Their Galaxy Note II, Adds Multi Window

Outside of the US, the Samsung Galaxy Note II has a famous feature called Multi Window. It allows you to run two apps at the same time, one on top of the other, on the massive 5.5″ HD display. It’s a great multitasking feature, but it’s been strangely absent in all the US models. We don’t know of any possible reason, but that’s the way it is…. Read more

Sprint Galaxy S III Receiving Jelly Bean Starting October 25th

We know that the Jelly Bean update for US Galaxy S III’s was coming. Samsung said it’d roll out in the coming months. I guess “the coming months” meant this month for Sprint, as it seems that the update will start rolling out tomorrow. The build is L710VPALJ7 and will include improvements such as Google Now voice searching, Project Butter… Read more

Unlocked Galaxy S III’s In UK Receiving Jelly Bean Update

The massive Galaxy S III Jelly Bean rollout continues, with UK unlocked devices being updated right now. Those who are using the “BTU” British unlocked devices should be very happy, as they’re getting a pretty good update. Not only does it contain Project Butter, famed for making device smooth as butter (or other smooth substances), but it also comes… Read more

Verizon’s Motorola DROID Bionic Receiving ICS Update Today

Yesterday, Verizon tweeted that the long overdue Ice Cream Sandwich update for the DROID Bionic is rolling out the next day, which is today. While the update was promised a long time ago, at least we are getting it now. The update is very similar to the DROID RAZR update, resembling a version of ICS closer to stock. Meaning it’s a good update. The… Read more

Three UK Releases Jelly Bean Update For Galaxy S III

A carrier releasing Jelly Bean for the Galaxy S III? What? You heard right, Three UK is rolling out the Jelly Bean update to its Galaxy S III’s today. This bodes well for both Three and Samsung, seeing how they’re the first to roll Jelly Bean out to a non-Nexus device. The update is 286MB and should be available now. Check for updates in Settings,… Read more

Android 4.1.2 Rolling Out To Galaxy Nexus And Nexus S

Now that the Nexus 7 4.1.2 rollout is well underway, Google is releasing the update to GSM Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S devices. Now all of the current Nexus devices can have the newest version of Jelly Bean (unless they’ve been modified by a carrier). We’re glad to see Google pushing this one out really fast, and it’s fantastic to see the Nexus S stand the… Read more