Samsung Galaxy S3 Receiving Android 4.1.2 Update
Adds multi-view, page buddy and new gallery application.
The international version of the Samsung Galaxy S3 is starting to receive the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update.
Previously seen features only delivered by the Galaxy Note 2 has made its way to Samsung's flagship smartphone due to the update. The multi-view function, for one, allows users to have more than one app on screen at a time, providing an improved multi-tasking experience.
Page buddy has also made a transition to the Galaxy S3. It allows users, for example, to insert headphones and a dedicated homescreen will appear offering various actions such as a link to the music player.
Moreover, the Android 4.1.2 update includes an updated gallery application, accompanied by a notification panel that can be customized. Also offered is a swipe input for the keyboard and smart rotation.
Galaxy S3 owners in the United States, meanwhile, will have to settle for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in the meantime.