Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Finally Rolls Out

Verizon has started rolling out the Android 4.3 update to the variant of the Galaxy S3 (SCH-I535), providing Samsung’s last year flagship support to the Galaxy Gear and lots of some other new features and improvements, such as faster performance, KNOX functionality, improved camera firmware and modes, upgraded interface, new Samsung key-board, screen modes and other Samsung apps, fresh lockscreen, and much more.

Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update

Verizon Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 update changelog

  • GALAXY GEAR Support
  • TRIM Support (Makes the device much faster)
  • 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
  • KNOX included
  • 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)

The up-date – build number JJSS15J.I535VRUCML1 – is actually making it’s method to devices already and should finish its rollout in the next few days. In case you’re often unwilling to wait, you can try the manual check in the Settings » About phone » Software updates menu.

Here the full guide to update your device from the verizon wireless.