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Xperia Jelly Bean

Xperia TX now receiving Jelly Bean via PC Companion software

Sony said back in February that it would deliver Jelly Bean for the Xperia TX, and the update has hit just in time. Starting late last night, folks who have a Sony Xperia TX and the associated "PC Companion" software on their computer were being notified of an update. Luckily it is indeed the...
Samsung Galaxy S2

Three UK pushing out Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy S2

Following on from other carriers all over the globe, UK's Three has begun pushing out their very own Jelly Bean update to the Samsung Galaxy S2. While the link provided by Three for support goes to an ICS update page, it seems to suggest that you'll need to go via the Kies route in order to obtain...
Samsung Galaxy Express

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Express getting Jelly Bean update today

Google Now, performance improvements and other features hit this mid-level Android smartphone AT&T this morning announced that Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is now available for its Samsung Galaxy Express smartphone.  With the update you'll get the "Project Butter" performance improvements, updates...
ASUS Padfone

First generation ASUS Padfone gets bumped up to Jelly Bean

While we may be waiting on the arrival of the new ASUS Padfone Infinity, it could be easy to forget about the first generation Padfone. The one that started it all for ASUS and their phone/tablet hybrid range first properly appeared back at MWC 2012, but ASUS sure hasn't forgotten about it. An...
Kobo Arc

Kobo Arc to receive Jelly Bean update starting today

The 7-inch Kobo Arc (read our review), which was released just a couple of months ago, will start its Jelly Bean update rollout today. The update will bring everything you'd come to expect from Jelly Bean -- Project Butter, actionable notifications, Google Now and new keyboard functions....
Motorola Droid 4

Jelly Bean update coming soon to a Droid 4 near you

Update: Updated information from Verizon actually pegs the update as pushing out in phases, beginning Tuesday March 19. Even better news! Those of you rocking a Droid 4 might want to gather round at this point. Seems Verizon has approved a pretty special software update for the QWERTY slider that...
Gmail notification

Gmail updated with actionable notifications for Jelly Bean users

Google has just updated its Gmail app to include new actionable notifications for incoming email on devices running Jelly Bean. This means that incoming email can be archived, deleted or replied to directly from the notification pane, rather than by entering the app first. Since being introduced...
Android Central

Jelly Bean update rolling out for European LG Optimus L9

The LG Optimus L9 was introduced to European markets in the second half of last year as the then newest member of the Optimus L-Series of devices. We first went hands with the LG back at IFA 2012 in Berlin, we found a surprisingly nice mid-range device. Since launch, the L9 has been running...
Electrify 2

Motorola Electrify 2 has an official Jelly Bean update working its way around

The Motorola Electrify 2 is the latest handset to get a Jelly Bean update, as Android 4.1 is currently rolling out to users in the usual slow, cautious manner.  Motorola reminds us of a few Jelly Bean features like expanded notifications, Google Now, and voice search at their announcement page,...
Verizon Galaxy Tab 2 7"

Jelly Bean pushing out for Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and 7

  After the initial Jelly Bean rollout for non-carrier branded devices, Veizon's Galaxy Tab 2 family is now getting its chance at some Jelly Bean goodness. This over the air update has been officially live for a few days, and it seems that a significant amount of users are finally getting the...

A mystery Motorola phone leaks that's not the rumored X Phone

An unannounced Motorola phone has leaked out, and it really shows Google's influence over the software. Carrying the XT912A model number, the folks at the Vietnamese site Tinhte are quick to tell us that they are sure this one isn't the rumored X Phone based on the screen size, but it does have...
Xperia TL

AT&T confirms Jelly Bean pushing to the Xperia TL

AT&T this morning confirmed what we've known for a couple weeks now -- Android 4.1.2 is pushing to the Sony Xperia TL. Noted is the addition of AT&T DriveMode, which at 25 mph can shut down features of your phone that could be distracting while driving and automatically reply to texts, e-...
Sony Xperia J

Sony Xperia J updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Good news for Sony Xperia J owners - the official rollout of Jelly Bean has begun. This will bump the Android OS up to version 4.1, bringing with it new features from Jelly Bean like Quick Settings in the notification area. A new version of Sony Select has also been packaged into the update....
Sprint Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

Sprint Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Jelly Bean update has begun rolling out

Sprint has begun the rollout of Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) to its version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. Enhancements will include: Google Now Smooth transitions enable effortless movement Expandable, actionable notifications Widgets that resize automatically The update is being...
4XHD Jelly Bean

Optimus 4XHD Jelly Bean leaked, bootloader unlock achieved

The Optimus 4X HD was a really well built device with great 2012 specifications released in the middle of last year. But it had some severe software problems, and was locked down so tight nobody could do anything hackish to try and fix them. Glaring software bugs and lack of third-party support is...
Sprint Optimus G

Sprint Optimus G Jelly Bean update rolling out now

LG Optimus G users on Sprint have something to cheer about today, as the Jelly Bean OTA update has just started its rollout. As newer versions of the Optimus G have started to come out of the box with Jelly Bean on board, it's good to see Sprint keeping up with the update on the original devices...
Droid RAZR

Motorola makes the Droid RAZR/MAXX Jelly Bean OTA official

We had some pretty interesting information regarding a Jelly Bean soak test for the original Motorola Droid RAZR and RAZR MAXX, and now Motorola has made the update official. The support page has just gone up indicating that the update will be rolling out in phases, as is usually the case. There's...
AT&T HTC One X

AT&T HTC One X finally gets Jelly Bean

Update 2: Never mind AT&T's blog post ... the update most definitely is available now. It's a whopping 630 MB. Update: And AT&T has pulled its blog post announcing all this. Figures. Original: AT&T today finally announced that its HTC One X is getting Android 4.1 Jelly Bean starting...
Motorola Droid RAZR

Motorola swaps in stock apps in Droid RAZR/MAXX Jelly Bean soak test

The folks in our Motorola DROID RAZR and DROID RAZR MAXX forums are all aflutter this morning, and rightfully so. A new software soak test -- wherein a few brave souls get in some final testing before the real push begins -- is hitting devices, and Motorola's own changelog for the Android 4.1.2...
Galaxy S3

C Spire Galaxy S3 Jelly Bean OTA rolling out now

Hot on the heels of the Jelly Bean update for the Verizon model, the Galaxy SIII (S3) on C Spire Wireless is receiving its own OTA starting today. The update will bring users up to Android 4.1.2 -- build L710WWMB3 -- and include numerous features. On top of the usual Jelly Been goodness like...

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