Android v4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S4 starts rolling out in Germany

While Samsung had already hinted that the Galaxy S4 would receive the Android v4.3 update in October, the manufacturer has just started rolling out the updates for the flagship device.


Samsung has started pushing out the official Android v4.3 Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S4. While it has started with Germany for the LTE-A version (GT-I9505) of the Galaxy S4, other countries are soon expected to follow. The Galaxy S4 owners in India, who own the Exynos version (GT-I9500) of the Galaxy S4 would however have to wait till the end of October to receive the update.

With the new Android v4.3 update for the Galaxy S4, the smartphone would receive support to connect to the Galaxy Gear smart watch. Also there is the new Samsung Keyboard and the Samsung browser, which open in full screen by default. While the camera has received a firmware update, the contacts app, dialog boxes have received minor UI tweaks.