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Android 4.3 reaches UK Samsung Galaxy S III

12 November, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Android 4.3 reaches UK Samsung Galaxy S III - read the full textThe international version of the Samsung Galaxy S III has already received the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean treatment in several regions and now the UK is joining the list. The new firmware is seeding to all the third-generation Galaxy S smartphone users across the United Kingdom. The Android 4.3...

 

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> In reply to sam58 @ 2013-11-13 15:38 from X0G9 - click to readsamsung dont make the software google does. samsung just tweek it for their products

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  • 2013-11-13 16:35
  • 3xqr

> In reply to sam58 @ 2013-11-13 15:38 from X0G9 - click to readHtc have gud software???r u sureeeee
Htc have hardware bugs soo many and not have battery backup i am htc and samsung user

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  • 2013-11-13 15:41
  • utRT

Guys am sry but why u r purchasing Samsung products. . Samsung are not known for making gud lag free softwares. They only concentrates on powerful making hardware. Nw tell me whts the use of gud hardware if u have buggy software? ? Am nt a Samsung hater but this is the truth. Only htc makes gud software. .

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  • 2013-11-13 15:38
  • X0G9

I am a Samsung fan but since I updated my Galaxy s3 to 4.3 on Monday I've had problems! The battery drains a lot quicker but the thing that angers me the most is that the screen takes about 5 seconds to come on every time! I am angry and now this has driven me to buy the HTC One Max which I bought this morning! Very disappointed with Samsung!

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  • 2013-11-13 15:32
  • HCiV

> In reply to saffy @ 2013-11-13 11:47 from myg$ - click to readDon't do it!!!

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  • 2013-11-13 15:09
  • Dnh5

> In reply to ccrobopid @ 2013-11-13 13:17 from maGr - click to readThis update is pure s..t! I want my Galaxy S3 back.

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  • 2013-11-13 14:46
  • 9x1a

Do not update!!! My galaxy S3 does not work properly anymore.

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  • 2013-11-13 14:40
  • 9x1a

> In reply to Mark Fauzii @ 2013-11-13 06:12 from 6{t6 - click to readId go for the z1 ultra if I was you. Unless I misread your comment and you are going for it lol.

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  • 2013-11-13 14:29
  • 39xW

Dont Update This is a samsung scam, a useless update designed to break the the performance of the s3 in order to drive sales of newer models.

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  • 2013-11-13 14:15
  • MVg6

Does anybody know when the 4.3 jelly bean it will hit the Cyprus?

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  • 2013-11-13 13:44
  • SjtA

> In reply to Kash @ 2013-11-13 11:21 from g824 - click to readhow sad for you baddy!!!

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  • 2013-11-13 13:39
  • UNAe

I did update two days ago to get ANT+ support. To my dismay it doesn't support ANT+.
On top of that it eats battery faster and pressing the on/off button to turn on the display has a lot of lag (like 2-3 seconds and sometimes up to 5 seconds).

So if your phone works I don't really recommend this update.
What a bunch of liars are Samsung :_(

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  • 2013-11-13 13:17
  • maGr

battery drain issue since i installed 4.3 :(

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  • 2013-11-13 13:12
  • iKv8

the best thing to update is OTA.. cuz I'm in Bangladesh and alrealdy using 4.3 on my s3 via flashing the official firmware from SAMMOBILE.. the thing is it lags so so much.. dont have any idea whether its a true update or not.. so I reccomend everyone just to wait few more daysn update via OTA from your respective country...

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  • 2013-11-13 13:09
  • K604

It's not arrived in India. If some peoples are updating in India they might be rooted there phone with 4.3 or else they have purchased there phone from outside of India. All are rumors only please keep visit sammobile link for more info about it.

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  • 2013-11-13 12:37
  • tRnj

That what you got from samsung. Fast update but useless.
That why i'm not using samsung.

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  • 2013-11-13 12:19
  • PTGr

Getting it right at this moment. London uk

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  • 2013-11-13 11:47
  • myg$

I buy my ph from kuwait when it will updated to 4.3 plzz tl me

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  • 2013-11-13 11:37
  • 2@dx

> In reply to Jake. @ 2013-11-13 10:13 from 4tit - click to readim also here in the phil. why wont you try to visit sammobile.com , even if the firmware is not in our region respectively, you cn still flash it right into ur phone , as long as it is openline/ open to all networks.. u may try saudi arabia , malaysia . india... but im using the UAE

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  • 2013-11-13 11:22
  • th6T

Updated yesterday night, did a factory reset before and after, just to be sure. My phone is not rooted and while it was a bit slow for the first 10-15 minutes, it is now as fast as it was in the past. Nice updated UI with a few nice extras (widgets on lock screen, etc) but some not so nice things too : not possible to use location based apps (e.g. Llama) to put the phone in airplane mode at night anymore and the battery was down to 50% after only 2.5 hours, after a night on the charger. I've restarted it, we will see how it goes...

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  • 2013-11-13 11:21
  • iKdH

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