Originally Posted by JimJr
Ah we'll . I tried . Thank you for your replies . I cannot stand waiting for the carriers .only options I have will be apple or stock android based phone then . really wanted to try out the z10 . The carriers are just to insanely slow to getting updates out .
Apple really isn't any quicker. They just give off the illusion of being quick with updates. They do this by announcing the updates after all the testing has been completed. Where as Android makes the announcement as the update has been developed.
Here is a good breakdown of how updates work. It is geared towards Android, but the process is stands true for most devices: Why Android Updates Are So Slow