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  Reply # 768110 23-Feb-2013 11:46 Send private message

lokhor: Hey guys just an fyi there is a leaked 4.2.1 official rom on XDA http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1835931


Hmm, interesting, tempted to give it a try, just to see what it looks like.

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  Reply # 768121 23-Feb-2013 12:02 Send private message

mattyjnz: Is anyone using Instagram on their S3, I have been trying to use it for ages, but keeps force closing.

Nothing seems to fix it, have cleared the cache, uninstalled and reinstalled, but still not working properly.

Anyone else having any problems?


Mine works but does crash occasionally. However, I can't use the flash. If I do, it always crashes.

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  Reply # 768391 24-Feb-2013 08:24 Send private message

Hi guys
i find after stability update the other day i find my phone very lagging (switching between home screens,with in apps etc.,) ,any of you experiencing that ?

i thought some apps i recently installed causing the issue so uninstalled all of them but to no avail. is there anyway to find what app possibly causing the lag ?

i checked "running apps" section and all the apps i see are all the ones i always have.

BTW i use stock with nova as launcher. thanks for any suggestions.

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  Reply # 768428 24-Feb-2013 10:52 Send private message

Mine still saying i have the latest update MA1. No second update.

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  Reply # 768429 24-Feb-2013 10:55 Send private message

No update for me either, I'm on VF.

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  Reply # 768667 25-Feb-2013 04:54 Send private message

Anyone know what the difference between MA1 and MA2 is? I can't find a changelog anywhere...




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  Reply # 768675 25-Feb-2013 06:12 Send private message

MurrayM: No update for me either, I'm on VF.


You may be on Vodafone but where was the handset purchased from?




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  Reply # 768740 25-Feb-2013 09:55 Send private message

hairy1: Anyone know what the difference between MA1 and MA2 is? I can't find a changelog anywhere...


Samsung don't publish changelogs, so there's no official way to know.  From reading some forums, it's mostly small bugfixes.  Nothing to be too excited about.

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  Reply # 768741 25-Feb-2013 09:57 Send private message

johnr:
MurrayM: No update for me either, I'm on VF.


You may be on Vodafone but where was the handset purchased from?

Well it was a 2degrees phone that I bought from The Warehouse Stationery but when I took it back to be fixed for SDS they flashed a Vodafone ROM on to it (at least that's what their repair form said, how do I tell for sure?)

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  Reply # 768743 25-Feb-2013 10:01 Send private message

sqlpro: Hi guys
i find after stability update the other day i find my phone very lagging (switching between home screens,with in apps etc.,) ,any of you experiencing that ?

i thought some apps i recently installed causing the issue so uninstalled all of them but to no avail. is there anyway to find what app possibly causing the lag ?

i checked "running apps" section and all the apps i see are all the ones i always have.

BTW i use stock with nova as launcher. thanks for any suggestions.


Lots of people are reporting lags and freezes with both MA1 and MA2.  Everyone says that it's because of the eMMC "sudden death" fix.  There is, of course, zero evidence the two are related, but it's a plausible explanation.

So there's not much you can do.  Reboot sometimes helps...

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  Reply # 768748 25-Feb-2013 10:08 Send private message

MurrayM:
johnr:
MurrayM: No update for me either, I'm on VF.


You may be on Vodafone but where was the handset purchased from?

Well it was a 2degrees phone that I bought from The Warehouse Stationery but when I took it back to be fixed for SDS they flashed a Vodafone ROM on to it (at least that's what their repair form said, how do I tell for sure?)


If they didn't also change the phone's CSC, then you still won't get the update.

EDIT: Type in *#12580*369# and tell us what the CSC code is please.

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  Reply # 768752 25-Feb-2013 10:18 Send private message

@Muppet really!
before this update my phone was just fine. damn i should not have hit the update button:(

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  Reply # 768754 25-Feb-2013 10:19 Send private message

sqlpro: @Muppet really!
before this update my phone was just fine. damn i should not have hit the update button:(


More to the point, Samsung shouldn't really release terrible software.  And it's not like the custom ROMs are any better.  "Look how much faster my phone is, now half the features don't work anymore!"

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  Reply # 768804 25-Feb-2013 11:25 Send private message

muppet:
MurrayM:
johnr:
MurrayM: No update for me either, I'm on VF.


You may be on Vodafone but where was the handset purchased from?

Well it was a 2degrees phone that I bought from The Warehouse Stationery but when I took it back to be fixed for SDS they flashed a Vodafone ROM on to it (at least that's what their repair form said, how do I tell for sure?)


If they didn't also change the phone's CSC, then you still won't get the update.

EDIT: Type in *#12580*369# and tell us what the CSC code is please.

CSC is I9300NZCELL1

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  Reply # 768809 25-Feb-2013 11:30 Send private message

MurrayM:
CSC is I9300NZCELL1


Which is still a 2Degrees CSC.  So your phone hasn't been properly flashed to Vodafone, if at all.

Sorry :)

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