I am using generic firmware in my black edition from kitkat days(service centre guys installed it)
I have received two bug fix updates after main lollipop update.
But a lot of people have not. My friend owns white s4. He hasn't got any update after main update(and suffering with bugs)
momin, 04 May 2015When low brightness its give light purple screen why ????Go to settings > Display > screen mode .. see what mode suits for you in low brightness..
Abhi D, 05 May 2015Both phones are the same. It's due to difference in firmware.
I have black edition and i am o... moreNope both are not identical. Samsung wont release seperate firmware for black edition just for the sake of Black wall paper !
Firmware denotes over all efficiency.
Anonymous, 05 May 2015my frenz black mist version performs completely different from my black edition !!!
is blac... moreBoth phones are the same. It's due to difference in firmware.
I have black edition and i am on 3rd update after lollipop and my phone runs very good.
While my friend has white S4 and he has not received any bug fix update after lollipop. His phone sucks in use.
Check for your Firmware from settings > about and compare with your friend
my frenz black mist version performs completely different from my black edition !!!
is black edition a inferior version of black mist ???
What is ur latest firmware number ? and what is kernel number ?
look up in your settings
Guy i resetted my s4 today
i have noticed some changes
1. Lags have reduced
2.Battery backup has appreciably improved
Went to service Centre they told me that latest od3 version of lollipop update fixes the heating and hanging issue next binary update will focus on ram management... Love you samsung awesome phone awesome lollipop awesome price.. Samsung galaxy s4 black edition rocks
Anonymous, 04 May 2015They r getting only black edition with initial seed of kitkat and lp. Not jelly bean as like t... moreAwesome update latest od3 certain is great... Samsung galaxy s4 black edition rocks I updated by black edition with normal variant od3 from service Centre... Awesome phone love the price for it is sold and that too premium black edition
S4 owner, 04 May 2015We get all the above mentioned features in a single device. So proud of itFactory reset ..then try the latest lollipop from sammobile ...it's smooth ..no heating issue for me.. still a good phone .. feature wise my next phone would be note 4 or S6 ..4G and OIS waiting ..
Ajeet , 04 May 2015Mr frustrated is back bought phone for 40 k now feeling sad people getting better phone for 17999They r getting only black edition with initial seed of kitkat and lp. Not jelly bean as like the best.
Getting service for the money they r paying !!
Still the memory leak problem is the there's poor ram management after few hours of usage phone again crashes like you on chrome app will close your home screen wallpaper will change to default wallpaper and switch off auto restart is there many times keyboard dissappear and while listening music if you browse Internet your music player will stop... Samsung has to fix ram management there's still lot of memory leak problem
ankit sultania, 04 May 2015i am s4 blk edtn user.. i recvd the updt of 1027mb lollipop 5.0.1 .. its awsm .. even i didno... moreThe wallpaper and app crash comes after few days usage and for people facing battery issues after update just switch off phone and restart try to format
Anonymous, 04 May 2015yes u r rite, wen this phone is with jellybean it performance was top notch but later on with ... moreMr frustrated is back bought phone for 40 k now feeling sad people getting better phone for 17999