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Telus to update HTC One S, Samsung Galaxy S II X 4G and Samsung GALAXY Note to Android 4.1

0. phoneArena posted on 22 Jan 2013, 06:26

According to an update schedule posted by Canadian carrier Telus, a trio of models are soon to get its Jelly Bean update to Android 4.1; in January, the HTC One S is expected to receive Android 4.1 after the HTC One X did so on Monday, and in February the update should arrive for the Samsung Galaxy S II X 4G and the Samsung GALAXY Note...

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posted on 22 Jan 2013, 08:17 2

1. jaytai0106 (Posts: 1888; Member since: 30 Mar 2011)

Great... Still no sign of AT&T HTC One X JB update yet...

posted on 22 Jan 2013, 09:17 1

2. kingcombo78 (Posts: 15; Member since: 31 Dec 2012)

still got the note1 waiting on that update

posted on 22 Jan 2013, 10:08 1

3. IamTheGodfatherofCell (Posts: 33; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)

this is bull....htc one x waiting on JB still? their flag ship phone !!!! I detest the lack of support

posted on 22 Jan 2013, 11:12 1

4. jaytai0106 (Posts: 1888; Member since: 30 Mar 2011)

The international HTC One X had JB update back in December, but AT&T still hasn't released yet...

posted on 22 Jan 2013, 11:13 1

5. ACCTDADDY (Posts: 12; Member since: 06 Jan 2012)

That's Androids biggest problem OEM and Carrier updates to android devices. OEMs save alot of money not having to develope their own OS they get free source of a great OS from Google but rarely support the support the OS once they release a device. Google should change the terms for OEMs using android that once a device is made the OS is reqired to get at least 3 updates. The OEMs are hurting Androids image in this way a device is released and then 6 month later the Android OS is updated and most OEMs do nothing with it. Don't like Apple but they support their devices years after they release them.

posted on 22 Jan 2013, 16:11

6. cripton805 (Posts: 1485; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)

I think OEMs like to update at the middle and end of a devices lifecycle. Its a trend that Ive noticed. Except low end phones. I call conspiracy to keep those devices alive and so people dont feel like their device is dead. So even if it might be available it seems they decide to make you wait. Could also be marketing to make the current flagships more desirable.

posted on 22 Jan 2013, 16:47

7. JGuinan007 (Posts: 692; Member since: 19 May 2011)

Agree with you 100%. OEMs and Carriers don't bother to update so your phone is outdated to force you to buy their newest product.

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