US Cellular Galaxy S3 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update is now available. The firmware update R530UVXMB1 brings latest Android JB 4.1.2 to Galaxy S3 SCH-R530U smartphones. This update is currently being rolled out via OTA update. If your phone has not received the Jelly Bean MB1 update yet, you can check for available updates manually and install the updates once it shows up on your device.
What’s New in R530UVXMB1 Software Update
Build JR003L.R530UVXMB1 – Android 4.1.2
Items updated, added, removed from the device:
– Android version Jelly Bean upgrade to v4.1.2
– Fixed audio issue with streaming media
How to Update US Cellular Galaxy S3 R530U to VXMB1
On your phone, navigate to Settings > About phone and tap on check for updates.
It will display the available software updates for your device. From there you can download and install the update. Before you start the update, it’s recommended to have your phone connected to a Wi-Fi network.
If you do not see an available software update OTA, you can try getting the update using Samsung’s software update tool. The tool named SamsungSimpleUpgradeTool_for_SCH-R530_USCC_Ver1.0.016_MB1.exe can be used to check for, download and then install the update on your device. More details on this can be found over here.