It felt like forever for the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update to roll out to the Samsung Galaxy S3. While that is good and done, now all eyes are on the next update – Android 4.2.
Of course it will be some time before the Android 4.2 update makes it way to the Samsung Galaxy S3, especially over here in the US. Thankfully there are already custom ROMs out there for those who can’t wait.
Cricket Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.2 Liquidsmooth ROM
On in particular that delivers all the Android 4.2 goodies as well as a bunch of “extras” is the Liquidsmooth ROM. This bring Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean features to the Samsung Galaxy S3 as well as a couple of extras. The folks over at Product-Reviews explains:
Some of the main features of LiquidSmooth Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean Beta 2 includes speed enhancements, lockscreen buttons and sliders as well as customizable hardware and software keys. There are many other goodies in this update that includes Customizable navbar ring, Notification power widget, Navigation bar widgets, Transparent navbar and status bar, Theme engine and even Customizable battery and notification light.
Other extras include an interesting Chrounsu clock widget and customizable quick-settings panel. At this time, the Liquidsmooth Android 4.2.1 ROM only works with the Cricket Samsung Galaxy S3. Get it at the source.