Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update For Samsung Galaxy S2 On T-Mobile

By Shailesh Shrivastava | Apr 08, 2013 03:00 PM EDT

Share This Story

  • Print
  • Email

Samsung has really shown speed in pushing out the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update and when it came to Samsung Galaxy S2 devices, Samsung went really fast.

Samsung started rolling out the update from Canada, where Rogers became the first carrier to release the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy S2 devices. After that, the company released the update for the Galaxy S2 in the UK, India and then it was release time for devices on Sprint in the U.S.

Follow us

Now the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update is available for Galaxy S2 devices on T-Mobile. Samsung also gives the Galaxy S2 almost all the Android updates as it was the best-selling Android device in the year 2011.

The Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S2 devices on T-Mobile is available over the air (OTA) and via Samsung Kies.

The update comes with following features:

Some of the enhancements in the new Jelly Bean update:
- Buttery Smooth Performance and Great Stability (Thanks to Project Butter)
- Full User Interface Revamp (Same UI as of the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II)
- TouchWiz Nature UX
- Samsung's S Cloud services
- Improved Camera features
- New Lockscreen With Many Customization Options
- New Features like Direct Call, Smart Stay and Pop-up Play
- New Widgets (From Galaxy S III)
- 2 Home screen modes
- New Notification Bar With More Notification Toggles
- Google Now

Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update brings 'Google Now' on Galaxy S2 devices, the feature tells you about the weather, traffic of your city and other things like your train schedule or live scores.

The update has already reached the Galaxy S2 devices in Canada, and users seem to be really happy with the performance of the device after the update.

"I'm in Canada and just got the update last week. The animations are definitely much brighter and smoother. I also have noticed longer battery life," a Galaxy S2 user from Canada said.

The Galaxy S2 comes with a 4.3-inch SUPER AMOLED Plus display and a dual-core Application processor. The smartphone is said to be the device which really gave a boost to Samsung's dream of making a presence in the global smartphone market.

Get the Most Popular Mobile&Apps Stories in a Weekly Newsletter

© 2014 Mobile & Apps All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

Featured Video : Intel Pocket Avatars

Join Our Conversation

Smartphones
iPad Air 2 leaked imagesApple to add gold color option to 2014 full-size iPad, launch expected this month
Microsoft Windows 10 officially unveiled – Here’s the deal
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 gap is a ‘necessary manufacturing feature,’ not a defect
iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 to boast Touch ID, Apple Pay
Tablet / Laptop / PC
Dell Venue 7 and Venue 8Dell unveils Venue 7 and Venue 8 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean tablets
Retina iPad Mini facing delays, may not launch until early next year
Refurbished 128GB iPad with Retina Display now available on the Apple Online Store
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 – 2014 Edition: Pricing and availability now official
Gadgets
Amazon LogoAmazon reportedly to launch ‘Firetube’ set-top box before 2013 holidays
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear India launch: Pricing and availability
Samsung Galaxy Gear Android smartwatch now up for pre-order in Canada
Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 reportedly in the works already, may debut at CES or MWC 2014
OS / Software
HTC LogoHTC reportedly considering Android/Windows Phone dual-booting smartphone as Microsoft pushes for deeper Windows mobile integration
iOS 7 Chrome Incognito mode leaks private searches due to bug
Sprint HTC One Android 4.3 Jelly Bean already rolling out, AT&T, T-Mobile & Verizon to follow
Microsoft Windows 8.1 now available for pre-order
Internet / Social Media
Google DowntimeGoogle blacks out for two minutes, causes 40 percent drop in world’s Internet traffic
Xbox Music web player is live and ready for Xbox Music Pass subscribers
Facebook Android app collected phone numbers even if users never logged in
Firefox 22 brings support for web video calls, 3D gaming, and Unreal Engine 3
What's App
Vine update brings new camera experienceVine gets major update, lets you upload previously-shot videos & more (VIDEO)
BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) finally hits Windows Phone – Available as a free download now
Instagram releases Bolt ephemeral messaging app in select markets to challenge Snapchat
PayPal for iOS update brings loyalty card support, other features and enhancements
Copyright © 2014 Mobile & Apps All rights reserved. mobilenapps
Real Time Analytics