Samsung Officially Rolls Out Android 4.3 For The Galaxy Note II

After a long delay, Samsung has begun seeding the much awaited Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Note 2. At present, reports confirm that the OTA update has begun rolling out across the Indian sub-continent, it shouldn't be long before the rest of the world also gets the update. Also, unlike the Galaxy S III, user feedback confirms that Android 4.3 is running smoothly on the Note 2 (phew).

Here's the complete changelog, compiled by SamMobile:

  • GALAXY GEAR Support
  • TRIM Support (Makes the device much faster)
  • Samsung KNOX
  • Samsung Wallet (Pre-loaded)
  • Better RAM management
  • Core UI elements updated to the ones on the Galaxy S4 (Galaxy S4′s theme all over)
  • New Samsung Keyboard
  • GPU drivers have been updated (Higher GPU benchmark scores)
  • New Lockscreen: Multiple Widgets, improved ripple effect than Android 4.1.2, ability to change clock size and set a personal message
  • New screen modes (From S4): Adapt Display and Professional Photo
  • Daydream
  • Driving mode
  • Actionable notifications
  • Move-to-SD-card feature
  • New Camera mode : Sound and Shot
  • New Additions in Notification Centre
  • Completely revamped Settings UI (Tabbed interface - Exactly like the Galaxy S4)
  • Implementation of Voice controls (Let's you control various parts of the phone using voice commands - Galaxy S4 feature)
  • New Samsung Apps: Calculator, Clock, Contacts, Gallery, Music
  • Full screen Samsung apps
  • New S-Voice (from Galaxy S4)