sunil, 28 Dec 2013Tried through kies takes a lot of time may be heavy traffic waiting for otaThe secong update is 1.2 GB (India). See in Sammobile.com --> firmware download. 1.2 GB upgraded. No difference. Response (opening apps, swiping etc) is a bit fast.
Intoxicated Salu, 28 Dec 2013Ur most welcome bro. .. Further more After upgrade, I used my note 2 for 2 days without reset... moreI don't do factory reset since December 23, 2013 I updated to Jelly Bean 4.3, well battery is OK for me. Yesterday on 22.00 PM, it was 100% fully charged, used it a little and left in standby I was slept. Right now it is 46%. The screen detail is 2h 2m 17s.
Gitty, 28 Dec 2013yes I use go launcher ex prime 4.07 ! I love the ui, smoothness and all the customization prov... moreNova launcher now has a settings to make the app drawer transparent as per ur requirement .
-Hero-, 28 Dec 2013Hey guys hope you're fine . I want to advice everyone who use note 2 how to get best battery b... moreYes the stand by time as increased a lot ...on phone arna website just check the battery comparision of note3 .note2 battery endurence is more than note3 however the screen on note3 is 1080p + it needs to run all those fancy specs and features ...so i do not want to say that note2 is better than note3 but note2 has almost every feature that i need in my phone and it lasts really longer since 4.3 update its even better than b4 and i do find myself using my spare battery very seldom...so enjoy note2...guys...
-Hero-, 28 Dec 2013Hey guys hope you're fine . I want to advice everyone who use note 2 how to get best battery b... moreI kept the display time as 1 minute. But whenever I finish off the work, I immediately lock the device so that display gets off. Is it ok?.
PARAG B, 28 Dec 2013U said u use go launcher ...is it smooth now? cause when i used it once a while ago i was a st... moreyes I use go launcher ex prime 4.07 ! I love the ui, smoothness and all the customization provided by go launcher ex ! It has many launcher and locker themes ! I like to decorate phone with different themes, icons, hd n live wallpapers ! once I had nova launcher but I didn't like it and application drawer background on nova is always black, I didn't like that so I uninstalled nova launcher ! I don't like look and ui of touchwiz !
dr ahmad tanveer, 27 Dec 2013Brother is battery backup after 4.3 update is only a minor problem or its considerable as i mo... moreYou are right bro. ..
Furthermore After upgrade,I used my note 2 for 2 days without reset.battery timing was not very good...After factory reset.now battery timing is same like it was on 4.12. Now I am satisfied with jelly bean 4.3 :)
Ur most welcome bro. ..
Further more After upgrade, I used my note 2 for 2 days without reseting. ..battery timing was not very good...After reseting phone. .now battery timing is same like it was on 4.12
So if you upgrade your phone then after upgrading must do a factory reset :)
Hey guys hope you're fine . I want to advice everyone who use note 2 how to get best battery backup please do the below :
1. Don't run any 3rd party app for battery
2. Turn off sync option for all accounts and mails
3. Turn off location settings
4. Turn on power saving mode
5. Set brightness to lowest
6. Don't ever clear ram memory
7.Use dark wallpaper
8.Don't use too much widget
9. Put screen time out to minimum
10. Don't turn on motion all the time
I recharged my phone till 100 % yesterday 5.00 pm
And now my battery is 73 % at 5.42 pm
Battery stand 1 day and 42 min and my screen time on is 1 hour and 49 min :)
I got this battey life coz I followed the above
Instructions I'm very happy that my phone lost only 3 % in 10 hours (idle mode )
And anyone have any questions please don't be hesitated :)
P.S am on 4.1.2 jellybean and use nova launcher instead of default one
To Parbinder and Gitty :
Can you tell me what is the second update?. I got another update* after the first 14 MB update. Can any one tell what is it?. Is it 4.4 kitkat?.
* means - after upgrading to 4.3 and can be upgraged only via KIES 3.xxx.
sashc, 28 Dec 2013Hi guys. Has anyone noticed that there is no "Details" option(where you can check re... moreif u mark image and check then there will be a last option 'details' ! If u open image and left click then it ll be second from last option setting !
sunil, 28 Dec 2013In India receiving a 60 mb update through kies, anyone else noticed, maybe a update for the ba... moreI am also getting second unknown update via KIES after upgrading to 4.3.
First : 14 MB update
Second : unknown update.
sashc, 28 Dec 2013Hi guys. Has anyone noticed that there is no "Details" option(where you can check re... moreI had checked my Note II (Jelly Bean 4.3), the "Details" option when see image was available there below "Set as" and above "Settings".
sashc, 28 Dec 2013Thanks for your reply. I've checked many times, I even asked a friend to check. There isn't a... moreweird :/ ... i just checked it now again .. and so it .. and its the 2nd option from the bottom after settings.. if i could send u a screenshot i surely would. if ntn try to do a hard reset of your phone and see if u get the option if not , visit the service center and tell them about your problem.
Varun Bajaj, 28 Dec 2013after reading ur query, i just checked in my gallery and once i open a picture and press the m... moreThanks for your reply. I've checked many times, I even asked a friend to check. There isn't a details option. After upgrading to 4.3, that option disappeared.
Cant send muzic directly from music player after updating to 4.3 ... wtf :(
sashc, 28 Dec 2013Hi guys. Has anyone noticed that there is no "Details" option(where you can check re... moreafter reading ur query, i just checked in my gallery and once i open a picture and press the menu button ( the left button) somwhere towards the end of the pop up list there is an option for details . pls try it again . it is surely there.. i think its the 3rd or 4th option from bottom..:)