In its need for speed, Android 4.1 browser officially dropped the support for Adobe flash rich web content, and the trend continues to 4.2 Jellybean.
So is Android 4.1, 4.2 just like iOS? Well, no some quick hack trick can help you sideload Adobe flash on Jellybean flavors and get the that rich web experience back.
How to Install Adobe Flash on Android 4.1, 4.2 JellyBean Nexus 7, Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Galaxy SIII, Galaxy Note, HTC One X, etc.
What you need:
- Adobe Flash player APK. This is available on thread on XDA Developers.
- A browser that still supports Adobe Flash Player. e.g. Mozilla Firefox [Google play] or Dolphin browser HD, Dolphin browser 3.0 from Google Play.
Step 1. Enable “unknown sources” in Settings > Security on your Android 4.1, 4.2 Jellybean.
Step 2. Open the download Flash APK using File manager and install it.
Step 3. Launch a compatible browser like Mozilla firefox or Dolphin browser HD
Step 4. Navigate to a flash based website, it should load properly. If Firefox is already running, you will need to kill it and start again.
Enjoy full web experience, wherever you go.