As of today, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 LTE N7105 is starting to receive the official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OTA update. This is the first major update rolled out for the Galaxy Note 2 since the phablet’s debut, as the 5.5-inch smartphone was released with Android 4.1.2 and has been stuck on the version ever since. For some reason, Samsung decided that both the Galaxy S3 and the Galaxy Note 2 should skip Android 4.2.
The official Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7105 brings most of the software features that were introduced by Galaxy S4 and Note 3, along with the redesigned TouchWiz, tabbed Settings interface, and other performance improvements. We are also glad to announce you that, unlike the firmware update that was released for Galaxy S3, Android 4.3 for Galaxy Note 2 is very stable.
Samsung failed to release and official changelog for the Android 4.3 update for Galaxy Note 2 LTE, but the folks at Sammobile managed to collect a listing of adjustments and enhancements. In step with them, after you replace your Galaxy Be aware 2 to Android four.three it is possible for you to to experience lockscreen widgets, Daydream, Using Mode, actionable notifications, Fast Settings in Notifications space (with customizable toggles), Galaxy S4-like UI, and new display modes.
After the brand new firmware is put in you’ll additionally get Samsung KNOX, Samsung Pockets, and Galaxy Tools compatibility, together with TRIM enhance, more desirable RAM administration, up to date GPU drivers, and transfer-apps-to-SD card function.
If you happen to hoped that the authentic Android four.three replace will convey Notice three′s S Pen-optimized options to your Galaxy Notice 2 now we have dangerous information for you, as Air Command, the brand new S Be aware, Motion Memo, and so forth. weren’t incorporated within the new construct.
The Android OTA replace used to be already rolled out for the Indian Galaxy Notice 2, however extra nations will apply quickly after. It is a staged roll out so you may now not get the brand new firmware instantly. Furthermore, the unlocked Be aware 2 gadgets would be the first to get the replace, so in case you have a provider-locked fashions you’ll have to wait a few weeks.
For those who haven’t acquired the device replace notification for your Galaxy Notice 2 which you could additionally test for it manually by using heading to Settings > About telephone > Instrument Replace > Take a look at for updates, or through grabbing the USB cable and connecting the instrument to the PC by means of KIES.
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