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Android 5.0 coming to Samsung Galaxy S 4, Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II

0. phoneArena 18 Mar 2013, 08:38 posted on

Chances are that the next major release of Android, believed to be codenamed Key Lime Pie, will be announced on May 15 during the annual Google I/O developer conference. What we're also pretty sure about is that only the best of all Android devices on sale today will get it, while low-end and most mid-range models will be stuck with previous releases indefinitely. Samsung, in particular, is expected to update the...

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posted on 18 Mar 2013, 08:53 9

11. MrJerry (Posts: 403; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)


GS II is the historic phone

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:02 8

18. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)


My Sammy oh dont be like that!!!!let HTC fans and Sony fans Should receive this first in 2015....

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:02 12

19. wildcard (Posts: 65; Member since: 15 Jan 2013)


samsung is the best in updated and that why l will samsung phone l love it and now wait for the updated yessssssss!!!

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:06 6

21. DarkShadow (Posts: 51; Member since: 01 Feb 2013)


like a say before what it count is the software l like this news love samsung go samsung !!!!

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:07 1

22. ghostnexus (Posts: 96; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)


U.S didn't even get the premium suite for the S3

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:18 1

23. ahhxd717 (Posts: 332; Member since: 08 Dec 2011)


Samsung has been on a roll with updates. This makes choosing my next phone even more difficult (which is good lol)

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:18 5

24. uchihakurtz (Posts: 377; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


Woohoo!! I hope this is true, go go Samsung!

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:18 3

25. reyenrique (Posts: 99; Member since: 07 Oct 2012)


great news!! wow ur doing a great job Samsung

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:51 3

35. SamsungELITE (unregistered)


wrong sentence. It should be like this 'Samsung you always doing a great job as always" sorry haters but Samsung is always the very first to receive minor and major updates. Others brands? Nah they're the last one to receive forget about them lol

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:21

26. JudgeDroid (Posts: 1; Member since: 17 Mar 2013)


Hope Samsung finally decide to update S2(and Note too) because it has same RAM as S3 (1gb) and dual core 1.2ghz should suffice for Android 5.0...many millions of S2 and Note owners...

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 10:08

36. taz89 (Posts: 2014; Member since: 03 May 2011)


wont happen,the s2 and note got updated to 2 major os updates with ics and jb(i know not all markets have jb yet) and will get a 3rd semi big update to jb 4.2.2 so i dont think its going to happen even if samsung wanted to dont think the carriers will want to carry on supporting a 2+ year old device..

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:25

27. jan25 (Posts: 470; Member since: 26 Feb 2012)


the real question is when they will be getting it.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:29

28. jibraihimi (Posts: 764; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)


What not a single major update for galaxy grand........???? It's new phone launched with jellybean, and they are not gonna update it to atleast one next major update....... This is simply pathetic......

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:36

29. ChrisG (Posts: 38; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)


Hmm, what about the Galaxy Nexus? Didn't see any mention of that, or the Nexus 10. Any info on them?

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:50

33. voxmarc (Posts: 332; Member since: 22 Aug 2012)


those are google devices... no qeue for you.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 09:46

32. JulianGT (Posts: 89; Member since: 15 Oct 2012)


No, the premier is not getting it :(

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 10:44

44. archangel9 (Posts: 233; Member since: 07 Feb 2010)


Beautiful!!! Even better than 4.2.2! 5/15 folks.This is going to be a great year for Android phones esp.Samsung and HTC.Not only the Note 2 (TMobile version) is getting the LTE update but also all of them getting KL pie.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 10:54

45. cncrim (Posts: 854; Member since: 15 Aug 2011)


Video Call all Samsung.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 11:08 1

48. g2a5b0e (Posts: 3725; Member since: 08 Jun 2012)


Samsung continues to impress with their update support. Of course I'm sure I will be the proud owner of a Note 3 before 5.0 ever hits my Note 2, but hopefully not before it gets 4.2.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 13:05 1

51. adk199 (Posts: 23; Member since: 04 Oct 2012)


I feel the same. Hope i can resist SG4 (SG3 atm) and wait for Note 3 :-)

(No hard feelings but the lack of updates is why i skipped HTC)

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 13:14

53. JEverettnow (Posts: 228; Member since: 11 Mar 2013)


Yeah, I have been through hell with HTC's customer support trying to find fixes for the Evo 4g lte. They would tell me an update is coming soon, but when It came it destroyed the phone. Every update was worse than the one before.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 18:01

60. Jeradiah3 (Posts: 1045; Member since: 11 Feb 2010)


I have the S3 and to have the Android 5.0 update is a good one. I'll probably upgrade to the Note II or III next year any way so I'll always be caught up with what Android has to offer

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 12:41 2

50. remyrz (Posts: 203; Member since: 28 Oct 2010)


dear galaxy s II.. these have been 2 beautiful years with you.. great experiences, and fun time.. capture lots of moments, found love.. all n' all.. you've been a great pocket partner.. but my dear old friend.. no ofense.. soon you'll be replaced.. best wishes :) xoxo.. still loving you: your owner

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 13:12

52. JEverettnow (Posts: 228; Member since: 11 Mar 2013)


As much as the s4 and htc one seem cool, I think my s3 will do just fine for awhile ;)

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 15:23

56. elsupercaico (Posts: 9; Member since: 20 Nov 2012)


Good to know I have the s3 :)

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 17:09

58. Twisted247 (Posts: 282; Member since: 12 Oct 2012)


S3 should be on the no go list. They have well over enough updates. They just need to upgrade if they want the latest and greatest.

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 17:59

59. Jeradiah3 (Posts: 1045; Member since: 11 Feb 2010)


I love the fact that the S3 will get Android 5, which would probably be "Key Lime Pie". It may also be the last android upgrade the S3 will get as well...........which is ok for me

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 19:02

61. _PHug_ (Posts: 444; Member since: 11 Oct 2011)


Samsung upgrading everything. lol

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 19:58

62. Cha7520 (Posts: 221; Member since: 31 Oct 2010)


My Nexus 4 will be the next cell phone to get 5.0! Stop lying Phone Arena!! LOL

posted on 18 Mar 2013, 23:57

63. masterchina (Posts: 55; Member since: 27 Sep 2011)


My s3 is still on 4.1 what gives tmo?

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