Verizon Galaxy Note II Receives Android 4.1.2 Update Today

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Verizon Galaxy Note 2 owners, get ready for Android 4.1.2! Verizon has started rolling out the update today, which will bring some new features and security fixes to the device. Here’s a list of some of the enhancements:

•Download images via Enterprise Exchange email
•Download ring back tones through VZTones version 5.1.2
preloaded application
•Access downloaded languages on the Samsung keyboard
•Use Multi Window support for more applications
(YouTube, Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon Kindle, Viewdini,
Google Maps and Talk)
• Search or filter by Name in the dialer screen
• The snooze option in the Alarm Clock app is set to “ON” by default
•All Alarm Clock options are now viewable without the need to
press the “more” button
• Added a Notification Panel editing menu under Display Settings
•Transfer content from your old device seamlessly with the
Samsung Smart Switch application, now supported

Along with the above features, the new update will include improvements to Verizon’s apps, updating the ISIS Mobile Wallet, EAS email, SMS text messaging and VZ Navigator. Also included is the Group Cast app, which has been renamed to Group Play, and improvements to Exchange email syncing have been made as well.

The update has a file size of 246.5 MB and will be rolling out OTA starting today. It’s not a super big file, but you may want to download it over Wi-Fi. So Galaxy Note 2 owners, keep those batteries charged and your eyes peeled!

[Via: Android Central , Verizon]

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