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Galaxy Nexus Software Updates

Posted by dshoem01 in Galaxy Nexus on Jan 30, 2013 11:42:07 AM
VersionRelease DateDescription of Enhancements/Fixes
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JRO03U.L700GJ0410/31/13

- Updates the device to Jelly Bean version 4.3

 

Discuss it here

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JRO03U.L700GA021/30/13

- Operating system upgrade from Android 4.1.1 to 4.2.1, including: 

     - Redesigned camera interface and new Photo Sphere feature (a 360-degree panorama mode)

     - Notifications Shade accessible by swiping top screen edge downwards; swipe down with two

       fingers to view notifications; tap the notification to expand and take action on it.

     - Lockscreen widgets to access certain apps without unlocking the screen; sidescroll right for

       camera or left for other widgets (time and weather, gmail, etc.)

 

Discuss it here

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JRO03U.L700FH05


 

 


9/6/12

 

 


Operating system upgrade Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.  Below is a list of a few changes:

- Notification Bar – Expanded view of emails

- Meeting Makers – more information to notification bar.  Provides the ability to snooze and dismiss

   meetings from the notification bar.

- Addition of Google Now (online search):

  - Voice search

  - Integrated approach to search features within Google services

 

Discuss it here

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IMM76K.L700FG01     
7/26/12

- Change default LTE setting from Off to On

- Change Wi-Fi default setting from Off to On

- RSSI Indicator modification

- Support for Sprint TV

- Google Security Fix

 

Discuss it here

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IMM76D.L700FD02

5/1/2012

- Device not connecting to data services after activation

- Device not displaying correct network time after activation 

- Google Wallet Update

 

Discuss it here

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IMM76D.L700FC12

4/22/2012- Initial Release
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Important Notes
   - Updates may take between 5-20 minutes depending on the use of 3G/4G/Wifi.  WiFi is recommended. 

     * Note: for IMM76D.L700FD02, devices with data connection issues must be use a WiFi connection to update.  Data connection via 3G/4G will be available

       after the update completes.
   - Updates are available OTA (over the air) only and are 'pushed' to devices in stages over a 10-21 day period, unless otherwise specified in the software

      update discussion thread.  Device selection is random

   - DO NOT remove the battery during the update

  
   

 

 

Update the software on your phone
Software will be automatically downloaded to your phone

   1. A system update screen will prompt the user to 'install now' or 'install later'
       - If 'install later is selected, a reminder will be sent once or twice a day to install the update 
       - If 'install now' is selected, the phone will reboot and then begin the software update
   2.  Follow the on-screen instructions to download and install the update    
        OR
Check for software updates  (if 'install later' was chosen)
   1. From the Home screen, press Apps 

   2. Tap Settings

   3. Scroll up and tap About phone 

   4. Tap System Updates

   5. Tap Check Now

       Phone will check for updates and prompt to install them or display Your system is currently up to date.

   6. Tap Home to return to the home screen

 

 

Check the software version on your phone

  1. From the Home screen, press Apps

   2. Tap Settings

   3. Scroll up and tap About phone

   4. Software version is displayed under Build number

   5. Press Home to return to Home screen

 

 


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