At last AT&T has decided to upgrade it’s Pantech Flex smartphone to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. The device was announced in September last year with Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich on the board. Even at that time there was a tag line with the specs sheet of the Pantech Flex reading “upgrade able to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean”. So the time has come now for AT&T to prove that the device is really upgrade-able to the next level of Android with OTA update starting from today.
If you are using this device you will be getting the push notification of OTA update soon straight on your device. Don’t worry as there will be on screen instrucyions which will lead you upgrading your Pantech Flex successfully to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, which actually not the latest Android version but still you will feel a huge difference between this new Android version and the one you have been using since you bought the device.
For all those who don’t know much about this Pantech Flex phone, it is believed to be a mid-range low-end android phone but with this software update overall performance of the device will be improved quite significantly. The Pantech Flex has a 4.3 inch Super-AMOLED display with qHD resolution of 540 x 960p with a 256 ppi pixel density. The device has a 1.5 GHz dual-core CPU along with 1GB of RAM. An 8 megapixel camera is found on the back as the main camera which is capable of shooting Full HD 1080p videos while there is another 2 megapixel camera on the front side for video chat. The whole system is powered by a 1830mAh battery.
With this Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update the firmware build the new butter smooth touch interface along with the newly added Google Now and voice supported Google Search apps. In addition to that AT&T Drive Mode, expandable and actionable Notification Bar that should improve the overall capabilities of your device. A revamped Gmail app and multiple other changes that should improve the overall performance for the Pantech Flex.