Canadian users of the Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-I9100M will now enjoy the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. The official 4.1.2 update is now loaded on Kies with build number I9100MUGMA5. This is an update from 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich I9100MUGLD3 which was last released around 9 months ago, but you should be aware that Samsung still cares about this device and this is one of the best seller since released.
This update will bring some of the “Premium Suite” features found on Samsung Galaxy S3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 2.
According to Samsung Mobile Canada that this update will be roll out over the next few days. Bell will be the first to push and probably Virgin and Sasktel will follow. Samsung Mobile Canada Facebook official page – http://www.facebook.com/samsungmobilecanada
Features: Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean (I9100MUGMA5)
Some stuff that can be found on the Samsung Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2, except for the famous ‘Muti-view’ (split two screen in a single window) function and the “Ink Effect”. These are just the brief info, others will be yours to find out.
- Google Now
- Smart Stay
- TouchWiz Nature UX
- Pop-up Play
- Notification bar
- Customized Lockscreen
- New Widgets
- Enhanced Stability and Performance
Software Update Info: I9100MUGMA5 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Device: Samsung Galaxy S II GT-I9100M
Carrier: Bell, Virgin Mobile, Sasktel
Android version: 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Build Number: JZO54K.I9100MUGMA5
Released: February 2013
We spotted this firmware build info and already loaded via Samsung Kies, and probably must also roll out via OTA (over the air). We are also keeping an eye of any prior updates of the two Canadian Galaxy S2 variants – the Samsung Galaxy S II X SGH-T989D and the Samsung Galaxy SII HD LTE SGH-I757M.
So, just check it out just grab the latest Samsung Kies via Samsung Canada official support page and also enable now your Galaxy S2 software update notification via Settings>>About>> Check for update.
For advance users, who are now rooted or installed with custom ROM on their handsets might not get this update, stay tuned as we cover you on how to restore back your devices to original firmware using the I9100MUGMA5 stock.