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Verizon Galaxy Note 10.1 [2014 Edition] Getting Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Verizon Galaxy Note 10.1 [2014 Edition] Getting Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is now receiving the official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update on Verizon network (2014 Edition) now. Verizon has published on their official page that the Verizon Galaxy Note 10.1 KitKat update is now available at build number KOT49H.P605VVRUCNC2.

Install Android 4.4.2 KitKat update on Galaxy Note 2 [Official N7100XXUFND3 Firmware]

Install Android 4.4.2 KitKat update on Galaxy Note 2 [Official N7100XXUFND3 Firmware]

The wait is over at last. The international Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is finally receiving the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update officially. The Galaxy Note 2 KitKat update is binging a lot including NFC tap-to-pay option, camera shortcut, full screen album art, transparent bar, and more. Furthermore list of KitKat’s core features is lengthily as well. KitKat will bring you wireless printing support, immersive mode, faster multitasking, and more. KitKat enhances the performance of your Note 2 as well. This Android 4.4 update will bump you on firmware version N7100XXUFND3.

The Android 4.4 update for Galaxy Note 2 is currently available in France. And you should be able to update your Note 2 via KIES and OTA. It will be available to other regions hopefully soon. But if you are not in France and cannot wait, luckily you can flash this update on your device manually as well. All you need to use Odin to push the update on your Galaxy Note 2 7100.

Upcoming Nexus 6 will pack a 64-bit processor

Upcoming Nexus 6 will pack a 64-bit processor

The 6th-genration Nexus phone is on the way. It is expected to bring something better which is not available in market yet or something better but in very low price. Not a while ago we got a rumor claiming that the Nexus 6 will be available for only $100. Getting very low price tag would not compromise with specifications; the Nexus 6 is still expected to pack very high-end specs. Taiwan’s Economic Daily News has reported that the Nexus 6 will use a specific MediaTek processor “quad-core MT6732 64-bit chip clocked at 1.5GHz, or the octa-core MT6752 SoC running at a frequency of 2.0GHz.”

The report said that these both chips will be very powerful with Mali-T760 GPUs, and LTE capable. Even these are 64-bit chips using a new ARMv8 instruction set.

Moto X getting Android 4.4.2 update for Republic Wireless Users

Moto X getting Android 4.4.2 update for Republic Wireless Users

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.

Samsung Galaxy S3 is getting Android 4.4 KitKat update soon

Samsung Galaxy S3 is getting Android 4.4 KitKat update soon

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

Koreans Galaxy Note 3 Neo gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat officially

Koreans Galaxy Note 3 Neo gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat officially

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.

Install Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for Galaxy Note 10.1 [2014 Edition]

Install Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for Galaxy Note 10.1 [2014 Edition]

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.

AT&T G Flex Android 4.4.2 KitKat update is rolling out

AT&T G Flex Android 4.4.2 KitKat update is rolling out

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.

How To Root Galaxy S 5 [Supported variants]

How To Root Galaxy S 5 [Supported variants]

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).

Lock the screen by tapping twice – now available for everyone

Lock the screen by tapping twice – now available for everyone

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.