Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 231 | 232 | 233 | 234 | 235 | 236 | 237 | 238 | 239 | 240 | 241 | 242 | 243 | 244 | 245 | 246 | 247 | 248 | 249 | 250 | 251 | ... | 376


7405 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 943

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 675287 21-Aug-2012 22:53 Send private message

What are the chances this is big enough for an S3? Specifically the feet which is the problem with another one similar to this I purchased where the feet were a little too small!

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Capdase-Racer-Car-Air-Vent-Mount-Holder-iPhone-4S-Samsung-Galaxy-S3-SIII-i9300-/130733244398?pt=PDA_Accessories&hash=item1e704effee#ht_3214wt_1397

150 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676076 23-Aug-2012 18:36 Send private message

Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?

119 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676088 23-Aug-2012 19:02 Send private message

UnitedWeFall: Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?


Huh. interesting. I checked about an hour ago and there was no update, must have only just come through.

Update doing its thing....stand by.

16638 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1461

Trusted
Vodafone NZ

Reply # 676090 23-Aug-2012 19:07 Send private message

UnitedWeFall: Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?


Maybe it's a handset firmware upgrade for your S3

I am just guessing !




119 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676092 23-Aug-2012 19:12 Send private message

mattyjnz:
UnitedWeFall: Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?


Huh. interesting. I checked about an hour ago and there was no update, must have only just come through.

Update doing its thing....stand by.


Not Jellybean, still 4.0.4, LH1

2485 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 545

Subscriber

  Reply # 676093 23-Aug-2012 19:15 Send private message

mattyjnz:
mattyjnz:
UnitedWeFall: Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?


Huh. interesting. I checked about an hour ago and there was no update, must have only just come through.

Update doing its thing....stand by.


Not Jellybean, still 4.0.4, LH1


lol badx luck but jelly bean hasn't even been officially released yet only leaks. Actually not sure i see much differance but 'the crowd'seem to say its smoother and faster etc etc etc, heard all that since froyo.




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )





150 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676094 23-Aug-2012 19:18 Send private message

jeffnz:
mattyjnz:
mattyjnz:
UnitedWeFall: Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?


Huh. interesting. I checked about an hour ago and there was no update, must have only just come through.

Update doing its thing....stand by.


Not Jellybean, still 4.0.4, LH1


lol badx luck but jelly bean hasn't even been officially released yet only leaks. Actually not sure i see much differance but 'the crowd'seem to say its smoother and faster etc etc etc, heard all that since froyo.


I've got the Nexus 7. It's x100 smoother than any other Android device i've owned. GSIII comes closest but still way off.

2485 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 545

Subscriber

  Reply # 676095 23-Aug-2012 19:26 Send private message

lol so how do you measure 'smoothness'is there a standard test or just opinion.




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )





150 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676097 23-Aug-2012 19:42 Send private message

jeffnz: lol so how do you measure 'smoothness'is there a standard test or just opinion.


Opinion, hence why I said smoothest android device "i've" ever used :-) I've used more than a few.

2485 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 545

Subscriber

  Reply # 676102 23-Aug-2012 19:49 Send private message

Still think my S2 with latest GB custom rom was best I used, slower but that was more to do with hardware




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )





150 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676105 23-Aug-2012 19:51 Send private message

jeffnz: Still think my S2 with latest GB custom rom was best I used, slower but that was more to do with hardware


Really? My S3 is so much faster than my old S2. I've had the Sensation and Desire too (not to mention a few iPhones when I was a bit misinformed in my youth). Nothing comes close to the silky smoothness of my Nexus 7.

2485 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 545

Subscriber

  Reply # 676121 23-Aug-2012 20:18 Send private message

was meaning the total operation of a well developed custom rom versus ICS and JB. The speed is amazing on S3 but even ICS for it isn't that great and now we have JB. Played with N7 was ok but not for me already have a t ablet so can't justify it.




Galaxy S5 G900F
Samsung (custom)  KITKAT 4.4.2 

Galaxy Gear 2  Smart watch (great gadget )





227 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 13


  Reply # 676145 23-Aug-2012 21:31

“ UnitedWeFall: Hrm my SIII (Telecom) is telling me i've got an 86MB OTA firmware update waiting.. can't do it while i'm at work. Anyone know what it might be?”

The only change I've noticed is new forward/back buttons on the stock browser and a contrast slider in the pull down notification area.

79 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 676385 24-Aug-2012 12:42 Send private message

I am trying to find a book style or flip style case that has a stylus pen holder , spent a bit of time looking but all I can find is those case's with card holder in them, Anyone seen them any where?.

877 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 676391 24-Aug-2012 12:57 Send private message

I havent had any OTA update since I unboxed my phone, still on LF2 firmware
Mine is Vodafone S3 32GB.

1 | ... | 231 | 232 | 233 | 234 | 235 | 236 | 237 | 238 | 239 | 240 | 241 | 242 | 243 | 244 | 245 | 246 | 247 | 248 | 249 | 250 | 251 | ... | 376
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Netflix officialy launching in NZ in March
Created by jarj, last reply by tdgeek on 21-Nov-2014 19:08 (97 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Which one is right for me? M8, Z3, S5 or other?
Created by makiomoto, last reply by makiomoto on 20-Nov-2014 13:52 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


What to do on the internet?
Created by TimA, last reply by hio77 on 20-Nov-2014 13:15 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by networkn on 22-Nov-2014 00:02 (33 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Lollipop Problems
Created by ronw, last reply by ronw on 21-Nov-2014 21:26 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


Apple wall charges (USB slotted) keep disconnecting i-devices non-stop
Created by Mar1, last reply by Aredwood on 21-Nov-2014 14:59 (14 replies)

Slingshot line speed
Created by Frankiej45, last reply by Frankiej45 on 20-Nov-2014 14:38 (14 replies)

Chief Censor - He's at it again!
Created by scuwp, last reply by Nebbie on 19-Nov-2014 16:23 (42 replies)
Pages... 2 3



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.