galaxy s3 note 2 android 42 delay

We heard reports of Verizon pulling its update to its Samsung Galaxy S3 earlier today, and it seems like Samsung Galaxy S3 users in general as well as Samsung Galaxy Note 2 owners will have to live without Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean for a little bit longer as Samsung may be delaying their respective updates.

Word of the delay comes from SamMobile which they believe the reason behind the delay is due to the newest version of TouchWiz needing to be tested a little bit more on these handsets. Unfortunately, it’s unknown at this time just how much more testing Samsung needs for it to roll out Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean updates to the Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2, but we’re sure owners of these devices hope it’ll be sooner rather than later.

If you already weren’t a fan of Samsung’s TouchWiz, then we’re sure this delay will just make you hate it even more. On the other hand, releasing the update on untested devices is something we’re sure Samsung doesn’t want happening, either.

Filed in Cellphones. Read more about android 4.2.2, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy S3 and Samsung. Source: twitter

Key SpecsGalaxy S3Galaxy Note 2
StatusReleasedReleased
Resolution1280x7201280x720
Size (Diagonal, Inches)4.8"5.5"
Processor NameExynos 4412
4-core
1.4 GHz
Quad
4-core
1.6 GHz
Max. Total Storage Capacity128 GB128 GB
Megapixels8 MP8 MP
Battery Capacity (mAh)2100 mAh3100 mAh
Street Price$290
Complete product dataSamsung Galaxy S3 Full specsSamsung Galaxy Note 2 Full specs
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