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Jelly Bean coming to Samsung Galaxy Beam?

0. phoneArena posted on 01 Jul 2013, 04:14

You might remember the Samsung Galaxy Beam; this is the Android handset that includes a built in pico projector that allows you to project images from your phone onto as large as a 50 inch screen. By the time the device was launched in the U.S., it had already hit the market in a few countries, including the U.K...

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posted on 01 Jul 2013, 07:25 2

1. Ohrules (Posts: 327; Member since: 11 Jun 2012)

this is praise worthy. jelly bean for a phone that has not reportedly sold much. samsung's recent record in software updates has been surprisingly good

posted on 02 Jul 2013, 09:58

2. amancarlos (Posts: 42; Member since: 09 May 2012)

actually, the model was slated for jelly bean update, a long time ago.

but never came.

imo, the galaxy beam doesn't lag at all on GB (dunno how that's possible, but i guess its the dual-core novathor should be appreciated here). one can only imagine how good the phone will become after JB update.

posted on 05 Mar 2014, 10:57

3. garlic456 (Posts: 251; Member since: 24 Dec 2012)

10 Months later and still no official update

posted on 12 Mar 2014, 08:20

4. jlendario (Posts: 2; Member since: 08 Mar 2014)

Any news about the upgrade?? Almost an year later and nothing....

posted on 12 Mar 2014, 15:46

5. garlic456 (Posts: 251; Member since: 24 Dec 2012)

Nope. But the beta update is working without lag for me. Check out videos of Allabouthegalaxybeam and I will try to explain how to reduce lag in my youtube page Beam+
(in a few weeks)...

posted on 13 Mar 2014, 09:23

6. jlendario (Posts: 2; Member since: 08 Mar 2014)

Cool... I will try! I need first to root my device... but, I found everything I need in this youtube channel you told me. Tks!

posted on 15 Mar 2014, 12:31

7. garlic456 (Posts: 251; Member since: 24 Dec 2012)

Root it after you do the JB update, or else you'll have to unroot before doing the update and do it again.

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