Google Announces Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) and Begins to Reach The Nexus 7

We have already seen in several leaks and various devices that Google was cooking something. As well, it is of Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), and has been officially announced by the engineer in Chief Jean-Baptiste Queru.

This version in particular, we’ve seen appear briefly in some logs or alleged Nexus devices, directly follows Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean), cataloguing as a minor update. It is the compilation number JZO54K, and we can find it in the Android Open Source Project under the name android-4.1. 2_r1 and with a size of 31.3MB.

It is not yet clear what changes brings with it this new version of Android, though we will update as soon as information is available. Queru words were as follows:

“ We are publishing Android 4.1.2 today, which is one minor of the main 4.1.1 update.

Note for owners of the Nexus 7: Please update to 4.1.2 at the first opportunity. Future variants of the hardware will have one minor change in one of the components (power management chip) that will not be compatible with 4.1.1.

The build number is JZO54K, and the name is android-4.1. 2_r1.

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As well explains Queru, the update has been released to the AOSP servers, so are already beginning to update the first Nexus 7 This version of Android. Be patient as this update can be staggered and shows no major changes. Sorry, still it is not Key Lime Pie or anything like that.

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As it is now usual, the update comes labeled as improvement of performance, stability and resolution of bugs. Is expected soon also to devices such as the Motorola Xoom or Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S.

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With this update we have, finally, the available in the Nexus 7 horizontal mode. While it was possible from different launchers, now you can enable this native mode, which without a doubt are good news for many users. This mode would be disabled for phones, is only accessible from the tablets.

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