The Motorola Moto X is finally getting the Android 4.4.2 KitKat for the use on republic wireless. The Moto X has been certified by Sprint for KitKat. The Moto X Android 4.4 Republic Wireless update is arriving via OTA (over-the-air) but reportedly eventually. So it may take time a little bit more.
The Samsung Galaxy S3 is about to receive the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update soon. Details for Galaxy S3’s KitKat update have just been leaked that the update will arrive soon in May. The Samsung Galaxy S3 was rolled out on many networks around the world and so many of them will receive the KitKat update, here are variants confirmed for update:
Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300, GT-I9305, SHV-E210K, SHV-E210L, SHV-E210S, SGH-T999/L, SGH-I747, SGH-N064, SGH-N035, SCH-J021, SCH-R530, SCH-I535, SCH-S960L, SCH-S968C, SPH-L710, SCH-I939 and SCH-S968C
About one or one and half month ago Samsung introduced the Galaxy Note 3 Neo but running on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. It was really sad news for us but now we’ve got some good news about this new phablet. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo in Korea is now receiving the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update officially on the model number SM-N750S. This new Galaxy Note 3 Neo KitKat update brings firmware version N750SKSU1BND3 and you should be able to grab the update on KIES and Over-the-air.
The big Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) is finally being updated to Android 4.4.2 KitKat update officially. The KitKat update for Galaxy Note 10.1 is available on Wi-Fi only variant at this time in Columbia. This is Galaxy Note 10.1 with model number SM-P600. This Galaxy Note 10.1 KitKat update brings white status bar icons, wireless printing, camera short in lock screen, full screen album art, ability to quickly select default home and more.
If you are from another region, you will hopefully receive the update soon in coming days or months. But if you cannot wait, simply download and flash the update manually using Odin.
The Android 4.4.2 KitKat is being rolled out for AT&T LG G Flex. This G Flex KitKat update is 686MB in size and brings many changes including new full-screen mode, restyled status and navigation bars. Furthermore it will enhance processor performance and battery performance. And core KitKat features are wireless printing support, immersive mode, smarter caller ID, fast multitasking, and more. AT&T LG G Flex KitKat update is coming with baseband version M8974A-AAAANAZM-2.0.20046, kernel version 3.4.0 and software version D95020b.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 is not like a surprise but it does offer almost everything you can demand today. The new GS5 brings the traditional TouchWiz interface and so many apps you may or may not need. If you do not love numerous apps Galaxy S5 bring out of bugs, you will probably love to root the phone. If you root Galaxy S 5, you will have better ways to customize system apps and remove bloatware.
Of course removing bloatware is not the only reason to root your Samsung Galaxy S5. Rooting unlock the operating system. And you will be able void limitations applied by Samsung on phone preventing you from applying hacks. Rooting Galaxy S5 will give you full control on entire operating system. Rooting can be suitable for users looking for unofficial apps, custom ROMs, full customization, and other hacks compatible with your GS5.
Here you can easily root Galaxy S5, thanks to XDA developer Chainifire. There is Chainfire’s CF-Auto-Root enabling you to root GS5 quickly. CF-Root tool does flash a modified recovery on your phone, then SuperSU in recovery mode and then stock recovery back on the device. Here’s step by step guide how to root Samsung Galaxy S5 (supported versions only).
The latest LG G2 brings the useful locking feature, simply tap on a specific area of display and your phone is locked. But if you are not a real LG’s fan or you do not want to change your Android’s device due to any reason, you can still enjoy these kinds of features. There are couples of developers trying to make your life easy. They are spreading knock code technology all over the Android’s community. There’s a new “knock lock” application available on Play Store for free which offers you similar security functionality.
Recently we posted a leaked KitKat firmware for the Verizon branded HTC One Max and at this time the HTC is pushing the update officially. This Verizon HTC One Max KitKat update is coming with the software build number 2.16.605.2 and baseband 1.36.60.0122. And it is based on Android 4.4.2 with Sense 5.5.
This HTC One Max Android 4.4 update brings numerous changes including an improved location setting menu (enables you to use master switch for all location settings). And there are many bugs fixes showing effects on car kits, notification light, and OTA update processing. Furthermore it brings three new features that you may love Verizon Cloud, Verizon Location Agent, and Verizon Support and Protect. For chaneglogs, you can check official Verizon’s KitKat support page.
The Oppo’s latest flagship phone with full HD display is now available for pre-orders now, the Oppo Find 7a. Oppo Find 7a price is $499 in US for 16GB internal storage and it will cost €399 for European users. It is being even reported that if you preorder the Oppo Find 7a, you will get couples of interesting gifts such as easy style cover, an extra Oppo’s battery and 32GB SanDisk microSD card.
If you are not familiar with this Oppo flagship, it is available in two different versions (Oppo Find 7 and Oppo Find 7a). This Oppo Find 7a version features a full HD display and the other Oppo Find 7 version features a QHD display at the resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels.
According to Android’s community, HTC want to get KitKat update on all of HTC One variants quickly. The original HTC One on Verizon carrier has already received the update in February. The big brother of previous HTC’s flagship phone, the HTC One Max, is about the get the Android KitKat update on Monday. It is coming to Verizon network. According to product manager @moversi, the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update with Sense 5.5 user interface will arrive to your Verizon One Max on this Monday. HTC will roll out the update through OTA (over-the-air).
HTC Verizon One Max Owners! We have received technical approval for Sense 5.5 + OS 4.4.2! Expect the OTA update to start on Monday afternoon