One of the popular Android based smartcamera, Samsung Galaxy Camera starts receiving Android 4.1.2 update. The first region among to get Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) update is United Kingdom, as users in the country starts notifying about the update.
The Galaxy Camera come with Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) out of the box and the new update makes the gallery of the camera identical to Samsung’s phablet, Galaxy Note II. The new Android 4.1.2 update now available over the air (OTA), alternatively users can download the update by plugin the Galaxy Camera to desktop using Kies.
The new Android 4.1.2 update for Samsung Galaxy Camera brings a new gallery along with a number of improvements and bug fixes.
In case you are not aware of the Galaxy Camera, the Android based camera was unveiled during IFA at Berlin in the month of August last year. The Galaxy Camera feature 16MP sensor with a f/2.8 aperture and 23mm-480mm lens with 21x optical zooming capability. The camera spots a 4.8-inch S-LCD display with 1280×720 pixels resolution and 306 ppi pixels density. The camera is powered by a Exynos 4412 Quad chipset with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9 processor, Mali-400MP and 1GB of RAM. The camera also comes with 8GB internal storage and there is a microSD card slot for memory expansion.
In terms of connectivity, the Galaxy Camera feature Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi, microUSB, HDMI and GPS. Interestingly, the Galaxy Camera also supports 3G connectivity using a micro SIM card. The camera packs with a battery of 1,650mAh capacity which lasts up to seven hours against decent usage.
There is no word on the availability of Android 4.1.2 update in other regions, as the update starts rolling, other regions will get the update in the near future.