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How can I upgrade my android on S3 to jelly bean?

by IsaAl122 / November 28, 2012 5:08 AM PST


I am new to android and S3 and I am trying to upgrade my android from 4.04 to 4.2 which is the jelly bean but it's showing no updates available, so what's wrong and how can I update it?


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If it's out.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 28, 2012 5:43 AM PST

For Cell Phones that's released by the carrier.

For Tablets you check the tablet maker web site.

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by IsaAl122 / November 28, 2012 10:43 PM PST
In reply to: If it's out.

thanks for your answer

so you mean I have to go to the store to upgrade it?

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Let's expand on the answer a little.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 28, 2012 11:44 PM PST
In reply to: thanks

For a cell phone, such is almost always done with an Over The Air update. But some may have to go to their carriers service counter to update the phone.

For a tablet, such is usually done by the end user by getting it from the maker's web site but some owners have no faith in doing it themselves and will be using stores and service counters.

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