Earlier today we told you that the highly anticipated Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy S3 may be closer than we think, with Samsung rumored to release it on August 29, which also happens to be the day when the company will unveil the Galaxy Note 2.
Now we get an unofficial look at Jelly Bean running on the Galaxy S3, and it’s not a preview version of a Jelly Bean-based custom ROM. Instead, it appears that we’re looking at the official Galaxy S3 Jelly Bean build that has been unofficially leaked.
At least one user was able to download it and install it on his smartphone and now we have a 10-minute video that shows us how [...]
In case you’re interested in getting a great deal on your next Android smartphone, you should check out Sprint’s latest promotion, which could help you save some extra cash when getting your next subsidized handset.
The carrier is willing to throw in a $100 American Express Reward Card with every on-contract smartphone purchase – yes, you’ll have to agree to a new two-year contract to get the card. The offer is available from August 14 through August 26, with Sprint ready to waive off the $36 activation fee in the process.
While the carrier uses images of Android devices on its website to advertise the deal – including the [...]
Just a few weeks ago we heard that some of the most important Samsung Android handsets may get Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in the following months, with the Galaxy S3 and the upcoming Galaxy Note 2 being rumored to be the first ones to be updated, with the Galaxy S2 and Galaxy Note to follow by the end of the year.
At the time, we didn’t have any actual release dates for these Jelly Bean upgrades, with the Galaxy S3 said to get Android 4.1 in late Q3 / early Q4. As for the Galaxy Note 2, which is expected to be unveiled on August 29, a day ahead of IFA 2012, it’s still not clear whether the new phablet will launch with Ice Cream Sandwich on [...]