Today, Samsung has stated rolling out Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for its Galaxy Note II phablet in Canada. Now, the update will be available through your Samsung KIES or OTA.
Two week ago, the official Firmware update announcement page of Samsung Thailand confirmed that Android 4.1.2 with Multi Window for Galaxy Note II will be available very soon along with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus.
After updating, you will get new additions in Notification Toggles, ink effect on Lock screen, group cast application, input in Samsung Keyboard and more. In addition, Notification Panel can be customized, and Brightness Slider in Notification Panel and Multi-View can be disabled. Recently, Samsung Ukraine’s official website showed that Samsung is planning to roll out Jelly Bean and Ice Cream Sandwich updates for their selective smartphones and tablets including Samsung Galaxy Ace 2, Samsung Galaxy Note, Samsung Galaxy S II and Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 very soon.
The Samsung Galaxy Note II is packed with a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED HD display with 1280 x 720 pixels of resolution, powered by a Exynos quad-core processor clocked at 1.6GHz, 2GB RAM to keep things running, equipped with an 8 megapixel rear-facing camera to shoot 080p HD videos, 1.9 megapixel font-facing shooter for forwarding video chats, new S Pen, 16GB/ 32GB/ 64GB built-in memory storage, microSD slot, micro USB 2.0, HSPA+/LTE capability, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC radio, 802.11 Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Samsung Hubs, and a 3100mAh battery to power everything.
Information about the firmware:
Model: GH-I317M (Galaxy Note II)
If you have already updated it, do let us know your experience in comment.