General Is Jelly Bean still on schedule?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Matrix Leader, Aug 26, 2012.

  1. Matrix Leader

    Matrix Leader Well-Known Member
    38

    Jul 26, 2012
    337
    22
    38
    Lifestyle Manager
    Dubai, UAE
    Indeed mate, don't waste your time

    I was tempted by some positive comments on the XDA forums that this latest Omega18 is stable since its based on the latest leak but it didn't last more than 10 minutes without a crash
     

    Advertisement
  2. Matrix Leader

    Matrix Leader Well-Known Member
    38

    Jul 26, 2012
    337
    22
    38
    Lifestyle Manager
    Dubai, UAE
    this is bad news though, it means its no where near the final release :(
     
  3. blenky

    blenky Well-Known Member
    53

    Jun 28, 2012
    356
    52
    53
    Male
    Hove, UK
    Can't comment on the leaked version but official must be ready as the they had S3s on show with fully working Jelly bean at the Vodafone Germany booth at IFA 2012.

    Samsung Galaxy S3 Jelly Bean: Hands On [4G LTE]

    Wouldn't be on show like that unless ready. Must be just working out release schedule.
     
    davoid likes this.
  4. heavychevy

    heavychevy Well-Known Member
    93

    Jun 12, 2010
    774
    162
    93
    I'm getting antsy for JB myself. I have CM10 on my Epic Touch and since the latest release that's actually stable, I hardly look at my S3. Tempted to root my S3 too, but was hoping for an official leak with touchwhiz on top so I can keep my motion features and not have two phones with the same thing on them. I am a touchwhiz fan.
     
  5. Matrix Leader

    Matrix Leader Well-Known Member
    38

    Jul 26, 2012
    337
    22
    38
    Lifestyle Manager
    Dubai, UAE
    I really hope so man. The leaks have been very disappointing and unstable...one leak after the other
     
  6. streetkilln

    streetkilln Well-Known Member
    68

    Aug 27, 2011
    570
    40
    68
    not entirely understanding this update is it only coming out for south Korea and w/e this month? when is us getting it?
     
  7. hbryder

    hbryder Well-Known Member
    53

    Aug 7, 2012
    405
    64
    53
    If that's the case it might be this first time in History Tmobile releases it before anyone else :D
     
  8. donmeca2020

    donmeca2020 Well-Known Member
    46

    Dec 17, 2010
    136
    6
    46
    County employee
    Hollywood, Florida
    i have a feeling now its going to be awhile..... everyone on the other side of the pond got it. why wont they confirm a date for the U.S ?
     
  9. Matrix Leader

    Matrix Leader Well-Known Member
    38

    Jul 26, 2012
    337
    22
    38
    Lifestyle Manager
    Dubai, UAE
    I have the international version and I live in Dubai I didn't receive JB update so you're not the only one :(
     
  10. sherlock5545

    sherlock5545 Well-Known Member
    163

    Dec 18, 2011
    1,050
    304
    163
    London, UK
    Actually, I don't think anyone received the update. SamMobiles posted today about a new "more stable" leaked firmware, not anything officially released.
     
  11. BynoUK

    BynoUK Well-Known Member
    93

    Dec 20, 2010
    733
    212
    93
    Male
    UK
    Far as I'm aware it's not been officially released, international version UK here.
     
  12. sherlock5545

    sherlock5545 Well-Known Member
    163

    Dec 18, 2011
    1,050
    304
    163
    London, UK
    @BynoUK, yeah, you're right. Nothing official, just as always, leaked versions. They say, though, that the new leaked firmware is much more stable and most of the issues seems to be solved. Let's hope they finalize and release a stable update.
     
  13. blenky

    blenky Well-Known Member
    53

    Jun 28, 2012
    356
    52
    53
    Male
    Hove, UK
    Had a scare! Looged onto PC and this popped up!

    [​IMG]

    Nearly sh*t myself - yes here it is JB I thought!!!.

    But no such luck. When I click on the popup and open Kies it still says I have latest firmware and setting\about device\software upgrade gives no joy either.

    ah well exiting while it lasted :(
     
  14. Sword Fish

    Sword Fish Well-Known Member
    43

    Oct 19, 2011
    329
    40
    43
    Pilot
    Calgary, AB
    Leaks are the only versions out right now. Running JB XXDLI2 and it is very stable. I expect a final version very soon based on this build. International version will come first and then you will be at the mercy of your carriers after that. You can always use Odin and avoid your carrier.
     
  15. Matrix Leader

    Matrix Leader Well-Known Member
    38

    Jul 26, 2012
    337
    22
    38
    Lifestyle Manager
    Dubai, UAE
    Relax dude, JB won't enable your phone to cook you dinner...I tried it for 10 mins. nothing special really, I see no diff. other than maybe it is 5% smoother when moving between one home screen and the other

    just my 2 cents

    no need to stress yourself so much about it :)
     
    clmtgr21 likes this.
  16. Szadzik

    Szadzik Well-Known Member
    213

    Feb 15, 2010
    5,413
    715
    213
    Male
    FAS Admin
    Installed DLi1 last night and it is very nice. No more waiting :)
     
  17. Funnyusername

    Funnyusername Well-Known Member
    53

    Jul 10, 2012
    319
    50
    53
    Male
    Google Now.
     
  18. Charlie Hustle

    Charlie Hustle Well-Known Member
    16

    May 7, 2010
    83
    3
    16
    Male
    You know you can install Google now from xda. Had it for almost a month. Don't even use it anymore.
     
  19. blenky

    blenky Well-Known Member
    53

    Jun 28, 2012
    356
    52
    53
    Male
    Hove, UK
    I'm guessing we will have an official launch on 12th September!
     
  20. drewbarnes

    drewbarnes New Member
    15

    Sep 6, 2012
    3
    0
    15
  21. NYYFan

    NYYFan Well-Known Member
    16

    Aug 26, 2012
    47
    4
    16
    Biochemist
    Philadelphia, PA
    Heh, that would be hilarious.

    So whats up with this update above, is it legit? Work on all US carriers?
     
  22. drewbarnes

    drewbarnes New Member
    15

    Sep 6, 2012
    3
    0
    15

    I don't know anyone on Bell that it has worked for let alone other (AT&T) versions.

    Odd though because it is listed on SamMobile so I figured it would be legit?
     
  23. pseudoware

    pseudoware Well-Known Member
    16

    Nov 27, 2011
    85
    7
    16
    NorCal
    I installed a port of the Bell Canada leak on my AT&T S3. Works well. :)

    [​IMG]
     

Share This Page

Loading...