Galaxy Nexus On Sprint Gets Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean Update


Sprint has announced that they are rolling out the Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean update to the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on their network, and the update is being pushed out as an OTA update in stages.

Sprint have said that the Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Nexus is being pushed out over a 10 to 21 day period, and that the device selection is random, you can see details of what is included in the update below.

Galaxy Nexus

Galaxy Nexus Software Update – L700GA02

Enhancements/Fixes:

- 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.)

You can check to see if the update is available for your Galaxy nexus on Sprint via the setting menu, and you can find out more information about the update over at Sprint.