Samsung Galaxy Note owners can now avail of the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean goodies for their phablet. Thanks to, MamaSaidWhat? Senior Member at xda-developers who has provided a complete Jelly Bean Collection for the Galaxy Note device. Users can benefit from the animations, wallpapers, fonts and boot animation that have been uploaded by the developer to his dropbox.
Yes, users can grab all the zip files right away which include jellybeananimations.zip, jellybeanbootanimation.zip, jellybeanfont.zip and jellybeanwallpapers.zip. The developer suggests unzipping the wallpapers by using 7zip/Winrar on your PC or AndroZip on your Galaxy Note. The jellybeanbootanimation.zip has to be renamed to "bootanimation.zip" and then placed in 'System > Media' and the fonts/animations can be flashed directly via CWM Recovery.
"I have tested all of the above on my Note with the CM9 based PARANOIDANDROID 0.4 and they all work flawlessly!" claims MamaSaidWhat? on xda-developers. Users are recommended to make a nandroid backup.
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Recently released Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) has become the most desired Android OS to be added to tech enthusiasts' wishlist. Probably, users will have to wait to get the official Jelly Bean update on their devices, since its source code is expected to be released in mid-July. Initially, it is expected to be pushed out to Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S and Motorola Xoom devices.
There is no official word from Samsung about the Jelly Bean update for Galaxy Note. However, the Korean giant has notified users that it will be offering Jelly Bean update for "eligible" devices. It has released a statement to folks at PocketNow. "Samsung will soon announce which additional devices are eligible for the Jelly Bean update. As the world's largest smartphone manufacturer, Samsung leads the Android community with best-in-class devices like Galaxy S III, and is creating new device categories with products like the Galaxy Note. Samsung has delivered the most Nexus-branded lead OS devices and we are pleased that Google will be bringing Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S customers the first experiences of Jelly Bean on a handheld device."