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Released in November 2012, Android 4.2 is an incremental update to Android 4.1 which maintains the "Jelly Bean" moniker. It was launched on the Nexus 4 phone and Nexus 10 tablet, and introduced several notable new features, including:

  • Gesture typing (similar to Swype)
  • Multiple user accounts on tablets
  • The ability to display certain widgets on the lockscreen
  • Photo Sphere camera mode
  • Native support for Miracast

The full release notes can be found on the Android Developers site.

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