Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.2.2 firmware leaked

A new firmware for Samsung’s Galaxy S III smartphone has appeared online. Based on Android 4.2.2 release, the new firmware carries build number I9300XXUFME3 and bring several goodies including software features from Galaxy S4.Samsung Galaxy S III

According to SamMobile, this is a test firmware and not a final release. It includes new lock-screen, Daydream support, enhanced notifications, and revamped Settings UI.

The final and stable release of Android 4.2.2 is expected to reach the phone around June.

Check out the key changes below:

  • Android 4.2.2 JDQ39
  • New S4 like Lock-screen: Multiple Widgets, two unlock effects (Ripple and Light), improved ripple effect than Android 4.1.2, and 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, New Additions in Notification Center
  • Completely revamped Settings UI (Tabbed interface – Exactly like the S4)
  • Addition of Voice controls
  • Gallery modes have white background
  • Full screen Samsung apps, new S-Voice (from S4), smart switch widget

You can grab the download and flashing instructions here.

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1 thought on “Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.2.2 firmware leaked


    (May 21, 2013 - 2:22 pm)

    Just flashed it looks good for a leaked version

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