The update has yet to be pushed OTA (over the air)
Samsung has already kicked off the rollout of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S III, but Galaxy Note 2 owners seems to have been skipped from the initial launch.Although not all Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S III owners receive the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update, they will most certainly get it ahead of Samsung Galaxy Note II owners.
However, not all is bad for Samsung Galaxy Note II users, as the update is expected to be released in the coming days. In fact, the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is already available for some Galaxy Note 2 owners.
SamMobile reports at least on Galaxy Note II owner has the official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade installed on it device. Apparently, the update can be installed via Samsung Centers in India, and one lucky customers was able to do that with ease.
He also confirmed via his device was updated to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean after visiting a Samsung Center in India, but the tweet, along with the screenshots, have been removed for unknown reasons.
Even though the update is not largely available yet, we can expect Samsung to start deploying Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade to Galaxy Note II very soon.
For those unfamiliar with the changes it brings for Samsung Galaxy Note II, here are some of the most important new features and improvements confirmed to arrive in this major update:
- Easier text input, updated graphics and multimedia;
- Samsung Galaxy Gear support;
- Updates to Samsung features and applications;
- Samsung KNOX;
- Smart Switch to seamlessly transfer content from other smartphones to Samsung devices;
- HomeSync to store, share and enjoy content securely while on the go;
- Group Play 2.5 with shared video support.
We will update the info as soon as more details surface online, so stay tuned.