Google has Officially announced Android 4.1 Jelly Bean at its annual I/O event in San Francisco. Google Nexus 7 has become first device to launch with Jelly Bean and Galaxy Nexus is the first device to have the update. Google has already disclosed that first devices to get Official update will be Nexus S, Motorola Xoom and Galaxy Nexus in Mid July. Here we are providing a list of AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile Phones. Well, this is not official yet by companies or equipment manufacturer but we have got some tip and leaked information that contributes to this list.
AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile Phones to get Jelly Bean:
HTC One X: This device has already got a ported Jelly Bean ROM. But it seems like Official Android Jelly Bean update will be released by July end. Company has already tested that Android JellyBean is working well. HTC need to optimize HTC Sense UI for new Android 4.1.
Samsung Galaxy SIII: Samsung was already prepared for the Jelly Bean update so they have already started creating a newer version of TouchWiz interface and Galaxy SIII will be the first Samsung device to get the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean official update.
Samsung Galaxy SII: Samsung Galaxy SII update will be a bit late as Samsung has plans to make the Galaxy SIII first device to get Jelly Bean. Once they get customer and user review on the working of Jelly Bean and new TouchWiz interface they will be releasing the update for Galaxy S2.
Samsung Galaxy SII Skyrocket: This SGS2 Variant will get the Official update with SGS2 by July 2nd week.
Samsung Galaxy Note: Note has emerged as most powerful Phone Tablet concept after the latest ICS update and Note apps update. Loved over by millions of fans who are eagerly waiting for Jelly Bean [I am one of them]. Note will get the Official update by August 2nd or 3rd week. It may get delayed if Samsung decides to release another update of Note apps.
Motorola Atrix 2: Motorola was working for Android and was well informed by Jelly Bean Android. They are prepared and Motorola Xoom Tablets will be the first device to get Jelly Bean the update will be released for other phones by August 2nd week.
Sony Xperia Ion: Sony is already working on Google TV concept, they were ready for Jelly Bean update and secretly building up a new UI that will Work on Jelly Bean. They are testing few things that are not working[bugs]. They will be releasing OTA for Xperia S, Xperia Ion and Xperia Sola but yet no leaked date has been confirmed.
HTC EVO 4G: Evo 4G will be first Sprint device to get the Jelly Bean update. It may take a bit long but ETA is that OTA will be online by September 1st week.
Here is the list of other devices that will be getting Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with expected time of official update. We are not sure about the date right now as there is no Official announcement. These are just leaked date and may be extended depended on Company policy and decision.
|Phones to get Jelly Bean update||By when|
|LG Viper 4G||September/October 2012|
|Galaxy SII Epic touch 4G||September/October 2012|
|Galaxy Nexus 4G||July 2012 2nd week|
|HTC One S 4G||October 2012 2nd Week|
|HTC Sensation 4G||November 2012|
|HTC Amaze 4G||
|Droid Razr Maxx||September/October 2012|
|Droid Razr 4G||September/October 2012|
|Droid 4||November 2012|
|LG Lucid 4G||October 2012|
We are eagerly waiting for Jelly Bean update. If your device is not listed do not worry developers have already started porting and creating Custom Jelly Bean ROM for Android phones. I am sure that many more devices can be updated to latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean as soon custom ROMs are available.