It's raining updates for some smartphone users. Samsung Galaxy Grand
Duos and HTC
One X+ owners are reportedly
receiving the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update.
Samsung has released
the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Grand Duos in Russia.
The South Korean major is expected to roll out the update in other
markets including India. According to SamMobile,
the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update will bring new features like
dedicated toggles menu in the status bar, Daydream screensaver mode,
lock screen widgets, improved task switching and some performance
enhancements. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is expected to get some new
goodies on the TouchWiz side from the Samsung Galaxy S4 like the new widgets and home screen.
Meanwhile, HTC has
reportedly started rolling out over-the-air update Android 4.2.2 Jelly
Bean with the HTC Sense 5 on top for the HTC One X+. The update will add
some new features like BlinkFeed home screen, which has been quite
popular with the company's flagship smartphone, the HTC One.
notes some of the new features that the HTC One X+ will get. These
include improved battery endurance with new sleep mode switch, Quick
settings panel that can be accessed by a two-finger swipe down, some
camera improvements like a long tap on the camera UI screen that will
now lock exposure and focus and last is the update also includes the
video highlights feature, which allows users to opt from 12 kinds of
music theme styles and easily make a quick 30 seconds video.
With the updates rolling out in other regions, the wait of Indian consumers to receive the updates begins.