Samsung Galaxy S2 is one of the beautiful and evergreen device. Although its successor is in town making it big count, the credit of its successor goes to Galaxy S2. Good thing looks headed to Galaxy S2 as we see Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update arriving to the device. This update is now available for Spain users and international users might see this update available in within a week time. If you see this update, then its good thing and we recommend you to install it straightaway. Interestingly later today, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 has received this update as well.
Coming back to the history, Galaxy S2 came with Android 2.3 Gingerbread out of the box but it has been regularly updated to latest version of Android all the time. Thanks to Samsung that it has rolled out updates on-time and there is no stop to Galaxy S2 like original Galaxy S device. For those users who see Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS version on their device, they can directly update their device to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean version. Some of the screenshot after updating the device are shown below.
This update for Galaxy S2 to Android 4.1.2 brings the faster performance introducing project butter and Nature UX user interface. Along with that it comes with various pre-installed apps like Google Now services, Contextual search, Pop-up play, Smart Stay, Direct Call and lot more. This update also brings in the Samsung’s S cloud services and improved camera feature. This update was one step closer to September 2012 list of devices to be updated to Jelly Bean. This update to the device is available via Samsung KIES and also via Over the Air update.
Android Version: 4.1.2 – Build JZO54K
Build Date: 14 January 2013
So do let us know if you feel any issues while updating your device to above said version.