27
Jun
jbean_srgb

This just in from Google I/O: A system dump of Jelly Bean from a GSM Galaxy Nexus. You can run over to RootzWiki right now and grab yourself a copy. 

Somewhere, deep in this zip file, are all the goodies we saw today at I/O. Expect bits from this to be chopped, ported, and crammed into existing devices shortly.

I'm going to get cracking on an emulator setup for a Jelly Bean edition of Getting To Know Android. Expect lots of pictures.

Who's excited?

Source: Rootzwiki

Ron Amadeo
Ron loves everything related to technology, design, and Google. He always wants to talk about "the big picture" and what's next for Android, and he's not afraid to get knee-deep in an APK for some details. Expect a good eye for detail, lots of research, and some lamenting about how something isn't designed well enough.
  • Garrick Raigosa

    Let me know when I can run it on my Nexus and then I'll be interested.

    • Simonxliu

      Done. Already running it. Sooooo smooth and enough changes to be a major release

      • metal metali

        How did you do it? Do you prefer us to change it??  

      • Sarah Puls

        What metal metali said.... how u do dat?!!

  • ericl5112

    Is this enough to get porting to other devices?  I don't think so, but after what I saw today, I have to hold on to the slimmest hope.

  • sahilm

    I'm really excited for when Verizon releases the update for the Galaxy Nexus in the next 5-6 months!

    (from an LTE GNex owner)

    • fixxmyhead

      Lol

  • PhineasJW

    Looking forward to your screenshots and UI critique Ron.

    I thought Google's formatting on their "wiki" search cards looked fantastic.

  • http://photo.katzmatt.com Matt Katzenberger

    http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1737205
    And the best news, large tablets do get to keep a tablet UI!

  • http://www.thepixelpuse.com/ Aj Meadows

    YES!

  • Dark

    This is very exciting. Couldn't wait to download this. I pulled the play store from this and it turns out to be a new version 3.7.11. If anyone is interested I posted it here:
    http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1737773

  • Michael Fordham

    Anyone got their hands on a Google Now APK? Or possibly a way to port it to my Gingerbread phone?

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