The painful Jelly Bean update rollout for the Galaxy S III resumes

Galaxy S III users did not experience the smoothest update process ever. While the manufacturer started rolling out the update last month, it had to temporarily pause the process and work out a few bugs...
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40 Comments

18. Shino

Posts: 196; Member since: Jul 23, 2012

Updating Android is a pain in the a.. by default and this is not an exception. As a former Android user I know it personally.

22. christianqwerty

Posts: 467; Member since: May 05, 2011

Experiencing touchwiz crashing weekly. Come on Samsung. For a phone that is one of the top tier android phones, it hiccups a few times when scrolling, and widgets load slow when I press the home button. I'm really hoping that jellybean fixes these issues. But since this is my first Android phone, I think I'm being too optimistic on when the update is rolling out to me.Lol

24. angelesmec unregistered

Still waiting for news about other Samsung phones to get Jelly Bean.. can't wait anymore..

27. mohagh

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

i will not bought any device more from this company

36. GUNDAM

Posts: 63; Member since: Jul 20, 2012

your grammar is horrid

28. mohagh

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

i will not bought any device more from this company

32. Fuego84

Posts: 357; Member since: May 13, 2012

Stop complaining about Samsung being slow already people. All I have to say is where's my update HTC.

37. Mark.J.Linskiy unregistered

I'm running a custom ROM based on the Sprint Jelly Bean (Android 4.1.1) leak on my Samsung Galaxy S III, and I am very impressed with the way Samsung went about it. They've added very cool features and the phone is quick. Made the device even more enjoyable with a bunch of nice features. I think they're doing a great job with the update, even though we haven't received an official one.

39. mehdibaloch

Posts: 7; Member since: Sep 11, 2012

When Middle east will get the update? for S2 we were the last to receive ICS and seems on S3 we will be again the last to get JB on S3 :(

40. gu3sswhoo

Posts: 32; Member since: May 04, 2012

Well I got a Treat last night, as I got my JB update on my International SIII! I think the update was available for me on 10/29, but with the Hurricane on the East Coast where i live; I did not try an update until yesterday. This update is great! My phone seems smoother & more responsive!
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