Version number of Android Jelly Bean was smaller than expected

The first rumors about a new mobile operating system Google, which will replace the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich , appeared in the last year . Product with another “delicious” code-named Jelly Bean (jelly candies or jelly pills) the public has assigned the serial number “5”, expecting that the Internet giant will roll out an entirely new platform, and will upgrade the level of ICS. It seems that the reality will be harsh tradition.

According to Engadget , referring to the forum XDA-Developers, when you add to cart smartphone Galaxy Nexus by Google Play, this unit is an electronic receipt referred to as Galaxy Nexus HSPA + running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. In this case, two oddities: the serial number of the operating system itself smartphone.

In the first case changed only a tenth of the numbers, that is, Jelly Bean may not be as serious updating the platform, as it was with the release of Android ICS. It is expected to move by Google, as Android 4.x is still too new platform, which has not yet had time to fully learn how software developers and device manufacturers. As a smartphone, the earlier model of the Galaxy Nexus HSPA +, and nowhere was listed officially announced was not. As the name implies, the original, it differs only in more advanced cellular module with support for HSPA + 42 Mbit / s.