The Samsung Galaxy S4 is the best-selling Android device; it was introduced in March this year and in two months it has been sold more than 20 million units after it was launched on the market. As you know, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is also available on the US market, and it is listed on offer from various phone companies on offer from various phone companies including Sprint carrier, which is one of that have this device in its offer list.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 comes with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean installed by default, and it has a lot of own features such as TouchWiz Nature UX interface. Today, Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 (SPH-L72) received a new update which isn’t Android 4.3, and it is a new update developed to solve some issues and to be a bug fixed update as ”Unfortunately Messaging has Stopped” bug.
Moreover, besides the fact that comes to solve some problems it comes with some new features as HD Voice improvements which integrated Audio Clipping with headphones with a higher quality level, wallpaper modification, this new update removed one wallpapers and adds two new ones. But the most important feature that brings is to be able to install Google Play applications directly to the SD card, this feature is extremely beneficial when the internal memory will be occupied.
This latest update for Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 SPH-L720 is rolled out by OTA, so you won’t need to connect any USB cable and to use Kies application for installing the same. In case, you didn’t receive this latest update you should go to Settings > More > About device > Software Update and from there check to see if a new update is available for download and install, after you tap on the check for updates button and appear a new update available tap on it and follow the one-screen instructions to install the same.
The MF9 update, which is the short name for the latest update rolled out for Sprint Galaxy S4 SPH-L720 device, is sized 357 MB, and for this reason we are recommending you to use a Wi Fi connection for downloading the same.
For readers who want to remember the technical specs for Samsung Galaxy S4, I remind you the S4 device comes with a 5-inch full HD display which is integrated Super AMOLED technology and Gorilla Glass 3 protection, it has two international variants one is powered with octo-core Exynos 5 Octa chipset that has a four Cortex A15 cores at 1.6 GHz CPU for maximum high tasks processing and four Cortex A7 cores at 1.2 GHz for basic tasks, and the second one version that is powered with a Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 600 chipset with Snapdragon 600 SoC quad-core 1.9 Krait 300 processor. For both versions, it comes with and Adreno 320 GPU.
On the memory capability, it brings with 2 Gb of RAM and 16/32/64 GB for the internal storage memory, of course expandable with the help of a micro SD card. Also, it comes with 2 camera, one features with 13 megapixel, Dual Shot, geo-tagging, face and smile detection, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, image stabilization, HDR, [email protected] with dual-video recording capabilities, and the second one is a front 2 megapixel sensor which is capable to recording videos with full HD feature.
The connectivity for the Samsung Galaxy S4 is extremely high in terms of the capability and standards, for example it comes with HSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, .76 Mbps; Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, DLNA, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, EDR, LE, NFC chip, microUSB v2.0 (MHL 2), USB On-the-go, USB Host, dual-band, LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL and IR blaster.
Please let us know on our comment section below if you received the latest update for your Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 model number SPH-L720.