Christmas comes early for Verizon Samsung Galaxy S3 users today. The Galaxy S3 on Verizon will be able to use latest Android operating system which improves speed and smoothness, Jelly Bean or version 4.1.1!

The upgrade is a pretty significant one for usability of the phone. Currently, Verizon Galaxy S3 phones are running Ice Cream Sandwich, version 4.0. The update from Ice Cream Sandwich to Jelly Bean mainly improves speed and smoothness of the phone but that's not all! There are also improvements in the notification bar, app arrangement, Google voice search and more. Watch a video below to see what your Ice Cream Sandwich phone could be doing!

The updates will be rolling out in waves so expect your ability to upgrade within the next seven days. You can use apps like Dripper to get the latest news on Android phone updates to make sure you are in the know.