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Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware for the Galaxy S III leaked

SamMobile, popular source for Samsung mobile related news, leaks the unreleased Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware for the Galaxy S III.

Galaxy S3 Android 4.2.2 update

If you’re a proud owner of 2012’s Galaxy S III and are eagerly waiting for the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for months now, here’s a reason to get excited. SamMobile has leaked the unreleased Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean firmware for 2012’s Samsung Galaxy S III.  Of course, ROMs running on the latest version of Google’s Android OS have been available at XDA Developers Forum for months now, but this official update will bring all the Samsung-made exclusive goodies.

New enhancements in Android 4.2.2 update

– Android 4.2.2 – Build ID: JDQ39
– New S4 Lockscreen: Multiple Widgets, two Unlock effects (Ripple and Light), improved ripple effect than Android 4.1.2, ability to change clock size and set a personal message
– New Screen modes (From S4): Adapt Display and Professional Photo
– Daydream
– Driving mode
– Actionable notifications
– New Additions in Notification Center
– Completely revamped Settings UI (Tabbed interface – Exactly like the S4)
– Addition of Voice controls (Let’s you control various parts of the phone using voice commands – Galaxy S4 feature)
– Gallery modes have white background (When changing gallery modes to 3D the background changes to white)
– Full screen Samsung apps
– New S-Voice (from S4)
– New smart switch widget

As reported, the development of the Android 4.2.2 ROM for the Galaxy S III isn’t complete yet, so a couple of things may be creaky or broken altogether. That being said, the new OS update will reportedly bring all of the features from the Galaxy S IV to the older flagship that aren’t limited by the hardware itself.

For download link to the leaked firmware and instructions on how to install it on your Galaxy S III, hit the source link posted below.

Source: SamMobile

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A 3rd year engineering student, Preetam Nath has a keen interest in following the smartphone and tablet sphere. He plays games on his favorite old PC when he's not doing anything. In the mornings, you can often find him at the gym.

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