US Cellular Galaxy S3 R530 UVXAMD4 Multi Window Update Rolling Out

US Cellular Galaxy S3 Multi-Window update is finally ready and rolling out to the users. The firmware R530UVXAMD4 is based on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and brings some cool new features and enhancements for US Cellular Galaxy S3 SCH-R530 smartphone. The eligible devices will be receiving the R530UVXAMD4 OTA update which can be downloaded and installed without having to connect your device to the computer. You can also update via Samsung Kies if you do not receive the OTA update. Here are the details from this update:

What’s New in UVXAMD4 R530 update

Baseband Version: R530UVXAMD4

More Intelligent Interactions: Jelly Bean makes your smartphone even more responsive by boosting your device’s CPU instantly when you touch the screen, and turns it down when you don’t need it, to improve battery life.

Enhanced Notifications Bar: The notifications bar now displays the full text of incoming SMS messages. When receiving an MMS, you can also view a full photo in your notification.

More Intuitive Interface: Navigating the device is faster and more uid, so moving between home screens and switching between apps is effortless – like turning pages in a book.

New Photo Experience: You can now swipe from the camera viewnder to quickly review the photos you’ve taken without having to leave the camera app. You can then swipe back to the camera viewfinder to start snapping photos again.

New Customization Features: Customizing your home screen is even easier with Jelly Bean. When you place widgets on the screen, everything else automatically moves to make room. When they’re too big, widgets resize on their own.

Install R530UVXAMD4 – US Cellular Galaxy S3 Multi-Window Update

Before you Begin:

  • Make sure that your device is well charged, should be above 80% ideally.
  • You should be connected to a reliable internet connection to download the update.
  • Be sure to backup your data before proceeding.

Method 1: OTA Update

To update via OTA update, you can follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: On your phone, navigate to Settings > About Phone.

Step 2: Then tap on “Software Update”.

It will check for an available software update and will prompt if there’s an update available.

Step 3: Tap on “OK” and follow onscreen instructions to install the OTA update.

Step 4: After installation is complete, your device will reboot.

Method 2: Update using Samsung Kies

Step 1: Make sure Samsung Kies is installed on the PC.

Step 2: Connect your device to the computer via USB cable.

Step 3: You will see a firmware update message popping up in Kies, soon as your device is connected.

Step 4: Click on “Update” button to install the update on your device.

Step 5: In next screen check the “I have read the above information” checkbox and select “Allow saving” radio button and then click on “Start upgrade” to start the process.

The update should now be installed on your device. Enjoy the new features.

via US Cellular


Rashid Saeed

I blog about the hottest and latest news updates and trends in the smartphone industry - in particular, the Android platform.

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