September 21, 2012 | by Natesh Sood
Ever since Android 4.1 Jelly Bean was announced during Google I/O, Galaxy Nexus owners on Verizon have been anxiously awaiting the day Verizon would finally approve the update and begin rolling it out. Hot on the heels of iPhone users receiving iOS 6, Galaxy Nexus users on Verizon are now able to upgrade their device to Jelly Bean.
The update is titled JR003O is is a 146MB file that can only be downloaded when connected to WiFi. Our recommendation to Galaxy Nexus users on Verizon is connect to WiFi immediately and begin checking for a new system update.
Verizon has a full list of instructions on how to best download and install the Jelly Bean update. Several new Jelly Bean features and enhancements include Google Now, smarter keyboard, re-sizable widgets, voice search, and smarter notifications.