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Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition

KitKat update arriving on Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition via OTA

Although it hasn't made many headlines as of late, the Galaxy Note 10.1 - 2014 Edition is ready to make a big splash by getting its update to Android 4.4 KitKat today. The device was previously running Android 4.3, so the jump in software isn't dramatic, but the 550MB update certainly brings...
Verizon LG G2 getting KitKat today

Verizon LG G2 getting KitKat today

There's an update to the Verizon LG G2 on the way today, and it's bringing our most favorite of delectable software versions: Android 4.4.2 KitKat. Following in the footsteps of the KitKat upgrades that have landed in recent weeks on Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile, Verizon LG G2 owners can now...
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

Samsung begins rolling out Android 4.4.2 update for Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

If you own a Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) W-Fi (see our review), you'll be pleased to learn that Samsung has finally begun rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. Note that we're currently at the beginning of the process with only select markets receiving the upgrade for the time being,...
AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Android 4.4 update starts rolling out today

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Android 4.4 update starts rolling out today

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active has been graced with an update to KitKat 4.4 today. This includes the user interface update, better music and camera access, an integrated location menu, wireless printing, new sound controls, and all of the other goodies in KitKat 4.4. The S4 Active was updated to...
Glass

Google Glass KitKat update coming this week, brings a big list of new features

Google has let loose a small teaser about the upcoming Google Glass update, and it looks to be a great one. For starters, the platform version is moving to KitKat, and away from the current Android 4.0.3 builds. This will bring better battery life, makes things easier to update, and open up a lot...
Motorola RAZR HD

Droid RAZR HD and Droid RAZR M expected to get Android 4.4 KitKat in a few weeks

Users of the Motorola Droid RAZR HD and Droid RAZR M won't have to wait much longer to update to Android 4.4 KitKat. Motorola has been making progress on the 4.4 update for both devices, both of which were originally released in September 2012. The update should be available in a few weeks,...
LG G Pad 8.3

LG G Pad 8.3 KitKat update now rolling out across Europe (Update: U.S. Too!)

Update: It looks as though the KitKat update is also pushing out to U.S. models of the LG G Pad 8.3 as well as those across Europe. For now it seems as though there's no OTA but should you connect up to the LG PC Suite you might well find it waiting for you. Thanks to everyone who let us know!...
Update for Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra fixes KitKat audio bug

Update for Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra fixes KitKat audio bug

There's an update available for Sony's Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra that promises to fix a speaker issue that cropped up when the handsets were updated to Android 4.4.2 KitKat. The new firmware build 14.3.A.0.757 corrects the bug that sent audio through the handset speaker (the one you use...
HTC One Max

Verizon HTC One Max update to Android 4.4.2 rolling out as scheduled

The Verizon HTC One Max KitKat update has started rolling out, with users in the Android Central forums downloading it right now. The One Max already had Sense 5.5, so the user facing changes shouldn't be too noticable, but the update to Android 4.4.2 brings along all of the new APIs from Google...
Verizon HTC One Max users can get Android 4.4.2 and Sense 5.5 starting Monday

Verizon HTC One Max users can get Android 4.4.2 starting Monday

Verizon's HTC One Max has a treat soon, says HTC executive director of product management Mo Versi. Android 4.4.2 and Sense 5.5 have received approval, and will be making their way to users as early as Monday afternoon. HTC Verizon One Max Owners! We have received technical approval for Sense 5....
Xperia Z1 Compact with KitKat

Sony: Fix coming for Xperia KitKat audio bug

Since Sony's Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra started receiving their Android 4.4 KitKat updates a couple of weeks back, some Xperia owners have been reporting audio glitches on their devices. Specifically, a troublesome bug would sometimes cause notifications and calls to be played through the...
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact

Sony Xperia Z1 compact launches on Three in the UK

Sony fans in the UK have a new option if they want a smaller handset: the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is now available on Three. Launching today both in stores and online, the Xperia Z1 Compact can be had for £29-a-month on a contract plan, or upfront for a relatively affordable £359.99 if you go for...
KitKat rolling out for LG G2 on Sprint

KitKat rolling out for LG G2 on Sprint

Congratulations, LG G2 owners on Sprint, it's a KitKat. Today Sprint is pushing an update for the G2 smartphone that brings the handset up to Android 4.4. We don't have a changelog yet, but we can expect the update to bring several under-the-hood improvements as well as support for Google Cloud...
Android Version

Want to downgrade Android? Sure thing, but first ...

In this segment of Ask AC, we tackle what you need to know before you decide to downgrade Android on your phone Most of us here are update junkies. When a new version of Android (or anything, for that matter) is announced, we start bouncing off the walls and worrying about when we get a chance...
Galaxy Note 3

AT&T's Galaxy Note 3 getting KitKat update today

AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is the latest model to receive its Android 4.4 KitKat update, with the OTA now starting to push out to devices. Like previous Note 3 KitKat updates, owners can expect a slightly refreshed UI with white notification bar icons, along with standard Android 4.4...
Sprint's HTC One Max gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Sprint's HTC One Max gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

According to our inbox and folks in our HTC One Max forums, Sprint today has started pushing out its Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the HTC One Max. The changelog for software version 2.09.651.1 — which weighs in at 344MB — notes the new OS, security enhancements and cloud printing capabilities...
Optimus G

Some LG Optimus G models may see a KitKat update

French carrier SFR has confirmed 4.4.2 update Remember the LG Optimus G? It was pretty much the Nexus 4 on the component side, but came with a better camera and an LG-flavored operating system. Right now, it's sitting pretty on Android 4.1 for users who haven't abandoned all hope and went the...
AT&T's HTC One Mini gets Android 4.4 KitKat

AT&T's HTC One Mini gets Android 4.4 KitKat

AT&T today announced that its HTC One Mini has begun receiving its update to Android 4.4 KitKat. Along with that you'll be getting Sense 5.5, which brings about some much-improved elements to the user interface, including BlinkFeed, the lock screen and the dialer app. To get the update, go...
LG G2 KitKat

LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat update pushing out in Canada

Bell and Rogers customers reporting update pushing out A quick heads up for our LG G2 owning friends in Canada that a KitKat flavored update looks to be pushing out now. Reported by MobileSyrup, Bell and Rogers customers are starting to see a 635.99MB update to Android 4.4 arriving on their...
Z1 Compact

Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra KitKat updates now rolling out, says Sony

Major software update for Z1 series devices also brings new Sony UI Sony has announced the rollout of Android 4.4 KitKat for the Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and Z Ultra, starting today. The new firmware also includes updated Sony apps, such as Walkman, Album and Movies, and a refreshed UI — likely...

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