Week in Review @PocketDroid (12.11 – 18.11)


Some press images of an Amber Brown Samsung Galaxy Note 2 SC-02E leaked:

Last month Japanese carrier, NTT Docomo announced its 2012 Winter Collection of smartphones andtablets. Among them we’ve seen listed the Samsung GALAXY Note II SC-02E which will be arriving at NTT Docomo in two different colour option: White and Amber Brown.

ow the White version has already been seen, as it is a global model, however the Amber Brown variant not. Thanks to one of our tipsters we now get to see the GALAXY Note II SC-02E all dressed in brown clothing.

Samsung GALAXY Note II SC-02E should hit the shelves as early as next week in Japan.

The first batch of MIUI M2 smartphones, counting 50000, sold out in 3 minutes:

On November 13, the Nexus 4 will go on sale.The Nexus 4 has been hot news for months, and one would easily forget about other ‘Android Beasts’. On November 5, the first batch of the MIUI M2 device sold out in less than three minutes. Don’t expect high numbers, the first batch counted 50,000 devices. A second batch of 250,000 devices will go on sale mid November. Available for pre-order

The Google Nexus 7 and Galaxy Nexus have received the Android 4.2 update:

As you’ve read in the title being a loyal Google customer is rewarding. The awaited firmwareupgrade toAndroid4.2JellyBean is now available for those who own a GSM GALAXY Nexus ((not for Verizon’s LTE)) or a Nexus 7 tablet. The softwareupdate is now out for grabs, but only if you know a thing or two on how to manually flash ROMs via CWM or ADB.

A OTA (over-the-air) rollout for all Nexus devices (including Nexus 4Nexus 10) will be available soon. Another good news is that the Nexus 7update will offer the Multi-user feature.

The HTC Droid DNA was officially announced:

The 5 inch HTC Droid DNA finally announced minutes ago in a press event held in New York by HTC andVerizon Wireless. The new beast is available on pre-order starting today at Verizon for $200 a two-year contract signing, ships before November 19th. Available on November 21th

 Official Jellybean ROM of the Samsung Galaxy S2 leaked:

Yes it’s here folks, an official Samsung Jelly Bean (4.1.2) ROM was recently leaked by xda member izap. As promised Samsung did deliver the full new Touchwiz UX interface which is already found on its major flagship devices like the Galaxy SIII and Galaxy Note 2. The rom brings several improvements along with the fully fledged butter experience offered by Android Jelly Bean. Flashable through Odin