Android 4.2 ▼

Android 4.2 was launched on Oct 29 2012 and has a number of new features that were covered on Ubergizmo.. Among them, tablets get multiple user accounts, Wireless display via Miracast is supported, there is a new notification screen, a new camera app user interface, photo sphere panorama and improvements in Google Now. The lead devices for Android 4.2 are the Google Nexus 4 smartphone and the Google Nexus 10 tablet.

AT&T HTC One X Android 4.2 Update Released

01/30/2014, The wait is finally over for HTC One X users. A couple of days back the company had revealed that this update had received technical approval, which meant that the roll out was imminent. Today, the AT&T HTC One X Android 4.2 update has finally been...

T-Mobile Xperia Z Android 4.2 Update Released

11/19/2013, T-Mobile started carrying the Sony Xperia Z smartphone earlier this year, around the time when Sony rolled out the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update for the international variant of this very same smartphone. T-Mobile subscribers who own this device can...

Droid DNA Getting Android 4.2 With Sense 5 Soon On Verizon

09/16/2013, Just last month, we reported the Droid DNA would be receiving Android 4.3 by the end of September. It looks like HTC President Jason Mackenzie may have jumped the gun a bit, at least in regards to the Droid DNA receiving Android 4.3 on Verizon Wireless...

Android 4.x Finally Overtakes Android 2.3 Gingerbread

03/05/2013, It seems that it wasn’t too long ago that Android 2.3 (and its subsequent variants) was the dominant Android operating system, but according to recent statistics (via Android Developers), Android 4.x has finally caught up. While Android 2.3 Gingerbread...

Android 4.2 Changelog Updated

02/20/2013, Google has just introduced some updates to the Android 4.2 changelog, where it has taken note of the entire slew of new features that are found in the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. For those of you who have had experienced failing eyesight due...

ZTE N880E Gets Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Update

11/26/2012, In July this year, the ZTE N880E was originally announced to be the first smartphone from China-centric ZTE to feature the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system. Well, it seems that nearly half a year later, the ZTE N880E is back in the limelight...

Android 4.2 Jelly Bean arrives on select Galaxy Nexus devices

11/13/2012, Google’s range of Galaxy devices tend to be first in line whenever there are any new versions of their Android operating systems released. Well, we are glad to say that Android 4.2 Jelly Bean for the Galaxy Nexus is available over at XDA-Developers,...

Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 Get Android Update Before Availability

11/12/2012, Google new Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 are going to be available for order tomorrow on Google Play, and if you haven’t done so yet, you may want to read our full review of the devices by following the previous links. Now, there were a couple of features in...

Nexus 10 Review

11/02/2012, This Nexus 10 review covers the hardware and software aspects of the Nexus 10 tablet. This includes new features from Android 4.2, the latest evolution of Google popular mobile OS

Android 4.2 camera ported over to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

10/31/2012, Android 4.1 and Android 4.2 share the same name, that is, it is better known as Jelly Bean among smartphone users of the Android variety. For folks who had taken a gander at what Android 4.2 Jelly Bean is able to offer, you would surely have noticed the...

Unofficial Android 4.2 stock keyboard can be downloaded

10/30/2012, When it comes to life, taxes and death are two certainties, and while some folks might be able to escape the former, none have eluded the latter. As for the smartphone world, there are official and unofficial releases of software, and if you love throwing...