List Of Devices Getting Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Updates
Just like we did with Ice Cream Sandwich, we’ve trolled the web to get information on what phones and tablets will be getting updated to the new Android OS 4.1/Jelly Bean.
We’ll break the list down by manufacturer so you can skip to your device manufacturer as you wish.
Samsung had previously said that when a new Android OS is released, it will review the possibility of implementing it to its existing products.
Google also confirmed in its keynote that Jelly Bean will be coming to the Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus in mid-July Word is that Samsung is testing Jelly Bean on the Galaxy S2 and Galaxy S3 in the hope for an August or September release.
They’ve howeer announced that they’ve begun rolling out the Jelly Bean update to the Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ and the Nexus S So we’re expecting Android 4.1 on the following devices
HTC has announced Jelly Bean updates to three of its new models. The release said “”We know HTC fans are excited to get their hands on Google’s latest version of Android. At this point in time, we can confirm that we have plans to upgrade our HTC One X, HTC One XL and HTC One S to Jelly Bean,”
The HTC devices getting Android 4.1 soon are therefore as follows
We’re expecting Motorola to rollout Jelly Bean updates faster than other companies since it’s owned by Google now. Motorola has however begun updating its Xoom line of tablets as it has asked owners of the Wi-Fi only Xoom to participate in a voluntary software test.
For Motorola, the devices to get the update soon are
Asus has confirmed that the Transformer Prime TF 201 and a host of other devices will get Android 4.1. The official press statement also said Asus hasn’t decided whether the Eee Pad Transformer and the Eee Pad Slider will be getting Jelly Bean.
Here’s the lineup of Asus devices
Asus Eee Pad
Asus Transformer Prime,
Asus Transformer Pad Infinity
Asus Transformer Pad 300
LG is known to update its devices late. There’s currently no official word from them but rumors say the Optimus 4X HD will get Android 4.1 in the first quarter of 2013.
Sony has retracted a statement that its 2011 lineup will not be getting the Jelly Bean update. It has said that it’s working on updates for the 2011 lineup as well as its 2012 lineup.