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Exynos-powered Samsung Galaxy S4 gets Android 4.3

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Exynos-powered Samsung Galaxy S4 gets Android 4.3 - read the full textSamsung launched the official Android 4.3 firmware update for Snapdragon 600-powered Galaxy S4 model just last week and today it's the Exynos 5 Octa units to get the same treatment. The first countries to get the update are India and Indonesia, but we expect many more regions to follow...


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> In reply to Blaze @ 2013-12-06 01:10 from P9{A - click to readAgreed. It was so nice when I noticed it (I use Nova Launcher, and the widget, besides being 2x1 because of the amount of rows and tiles that I use, it was HORRIBLE and was only a grey square/rectangle with some random letters on it. It's so nice the light bulb of 4.3 :)

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  • 2014-01-18 16:01
  • LJaJ

Love the new 1x1 Assistive Ligh and Active App Widgets :) Hated the unnecesary big 2x1 ones.

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  • 2013-12-06 01:10
  • P9{A

Updated mine s4 i9500
Saudi Arabia

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  • 2013-11-15 22:46
  • apUn
  • nonfanboyandroidlove
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Guys I can see alot has changed since the update . But whats frustrating me is that my camera firmware is exactly the same . Also my ram usage has gone up alot . Instead of the usuall 1.2 gb usage now it idols at 1.45 gb . This is very bad . Please help please .

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  • 2013-11-15 00:22
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> In reply to chek @ 2013-10-26 14:18 from uC4Y - click to readToday released. Updated mine

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  • 2013-11-05 10:42
  • bJbk

Malaysia updates released. Downloading. 05 11 13

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  • 2013-11-05 09:44
  • bJbk

> In reply to joss247 @ 2013-11-03 04:59 from 7wkr - click to readSame problem here. I contacted the Samsung people. They told me to go to an authorized service centre. But they will probably tell me to factory reset it and I have too much data that I don't to lose. So I am just waiting with the hope that Samsung will provide a fix for the same. :(

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  • 2013-11-04 16:50
  • XMrZ

updated my S4 GT-I9500 via kies to indian firmware INU 4.3 MJ8 21 oct build ... now after the update, notification bar would not pull down after call ends... calling up someone fixes it .. but thats kind of annoying everytime for fix.. even opening the camera app resets the transition animation scale to 1 from 0.5 ... need the update fix ...

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  • 2013-11-03 04:59
  • 7wkr

Guys Iam from hyderabad india iam not getting 4.3 update. I tried several times still its says latest update already installed what should o do pls suggest

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  • 2013-11-03 04:04
  • Xu$U

Is ther of any chance that galaxy grand gets an android 4.3 update..bcoz alll older phones hav changed their version from ics to jlly bean..but samsung gives an update of oly 4.2.2 update wich is also a jelly bean...

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  • 2013-11-01 18:17
  • ut1Y

> In reply to abhijitbiswas @ 2013-10-21 11:49 from KxIX - click to readactually even exynoa 5420 still can not support openGL ES 3.0 correctly.

asphalt 8 lose a lot of effect.
because of the poor support on openg les 3.0. and while running antutu opengl 3.0 benchmark appx all the shader effects are gone. So, even mali-t628 mp6 supports openGL es 3.0 on hardware, but SAMSUNG did not pay lots attention on software.

it is very disapionted.

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  • 2013-10-31 20:11
  • XjNx

What's Up Samsung? Two week has passed and you've released only 9 out of 109 firmwares!

See source:

What's taking you so long? Shame on you Samsung and you too stupid carriers.

Why is it so difficult. It should be one firmware to everybody and bloatwares should not be included in the ROM itself. My carrier in Finland doesn't even put any bloatware so why do I have to wait.

Previously I had a Gnex but that thing is just too underpowered. I wish I could have waited for nexus5. Oh well..

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  • 2013-10-28 18:55
  • pWIg

No new camera firmware, no new browser

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  • 2013-10-28 08:16
  • U$4j

stops at 83%. fed up.

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  • 2013-10-28 05:48
  • uw@t

Just got my Samsung S4 updated on Friday 25-Oct-2013 from Singapore Starhub Network.

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  • 2013-10-26 16:12
  • tueh

Any news for malaysia samsung galaxy s4 users???GT i9500

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  • 2013-10-26 14:18
  • uC4Y

No new camera firmware, no samsung wallet. Help! Just updated yesterday. From philippines

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  • 2013-10-26 05:30
  • t7J1

Android 4.3 update for s4 GT I9500 is available???

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  • 2013-10-26 05:09
  • RJ7x

Upated...its good
I have update. Good nice grafics..good new browser no new dial to get it...please help.

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  • 2013-10-25 20:08
  • Hkqt

Upated...its good
I have update. Good nice grafics..good new browser no new dial to get it...please help.

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  • 2013-10-25 20:04
  • Hkqt

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