Update Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 OS to Android 4.3 jellybean official
- Updated on January 8, 2014 @ 7:48 pm
Something good news for samsung galaxy S3 GT-I9300 international version android smartphone users because samsung official rolling out android 4.3 jellybean official Stock firmware. Despite android 4.4 kitkat launched by google, Samsung’s top selling smartphone of the year 2012 Samsung […]
Something good news for samsung galaxy S3 GT-I9300 international version android smartphone users because samsung official rolling out android 4.3 jellybean official Stock firmware. Despite android 4.4 kitkat launched by google, Samsung’s top selling smartphone of the year 2012 Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 gets 4.3 jellybean version via OTA update also it skips android 4.2 jellybean OS upgrades to many countries.
How to update or download official Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 OS to Android 4.3 jellybean
There are two ways to update your samsung Galaxy SIII GT-I9300 device Operating system, by OTA (Over The Air) and by manual firmware update via Samsung Kies software. OTA upgrade method is as simple as, go to Settings > More > About Device > Software update > then any software update available then recommended to update at Wi-Fi connection or 3G, 4G data connection.
Check out list of Official Samsung Galaxy mobile to get Android 4.4 kitkat firmware update
To update manual via PC then follow this step
Download official Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 android 4.3 jellybean firmware I9300XXUGMJ9 (COUNTRY specific) file from sammobile firmware download page or official samsung global site to your PC or laptop
Download and install Samsung Kies software (Windows PC, MAC OS or Linux PC) then connect your GT-I9300 device to PC or laptop via USB cable.
Open kies software wait for a few seconds until kies found your device model then follow the onscreen steps to update OS version.
The below screen shots shows that GT-I9300 international version of United Kingdom, country SGS3 firmware file available for download at sammobile.com and Ireland (Vodafone), Singapore, Slovakia device also able to download at same site.
Android 4.3 features in Samsung Galaxy S3
GALAXY GEAR Support
- TRIM Support (Makes the device much faster)
- Core UI elements updated to the ones on the Galaxy S4 (Galaxy S4′s theme all over)
- New Samsung Keyboard
- New Screen modes (From S4): Adapt Display and Professional Photo
- New Camera mode : Sound and Shot (Download android 4.3 Camera apk)
- Daydream, Driving mode
- Move-to-SD-card feature
- GPU drivers have been updated (Higher GPU benchmark scores)
- New Lockscreen: Multiple Widgets, improved ripple effect than Android 4.1.2, ability to change clock size and set a personal message
- New Additions in Notification Centre, Actionable notifications
- Completely revamped Settings UI (Tabbed interface – Exactly like the Galaxy S4)
- Implementation of Voice controls (Let’s you control various parts of the phone using voice commands – Galaxy S4 feature)
- New Samsung Apps: Calculator, Clock, Contacts, Gallery, Music
- Full screen Samsung apps
- New S-Voice (from Galaxy S4)
Update: Samsung resumes its official Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy S3 International variant after lots of bugs in previous update. Update via OTA and enjoy the new features from Google android OS.
Good news for Indian Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 user, because SGS3 got official android 4.3 jellybean (I9300XWUGML4) update via OTA update (package has file size of 407.99MB).