We knew U.S. carriers would separately announce availability of Jelly Bean updates when Samsung announced the update would arrive to U.S. carriers in the “coming months.” Sprint announced today it is the first U.S. carrier to roll out the update, with Android 4.1.1 now available to the carrier’s Galaxy S III users. AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, and U.S. Cellular have yet to announce a specific update for its Jelly Bean updates, but they should in the weeks to come.
Today, Sprint became the first U.S. wireless carrier to offer the Android™ 4.1.1, Jelly Bean, update to its Samsung Galaxy S® III customers. The update began rolling out today and adds a host of new and enhanced TouchWiz® features, offering a faster, richer and more responsive device experience.
Sprint said the update started rolling out to eligible Galaxy S III users over the air this morning: Read more