Sprint pushes Android 4.4.3 to Moto X starting today

Sprint is updating its Moto X smartphone from Motorola with the Android 4.4.3 KitKat operating system. The Sprint release follows the earlier release of Android 4.4.3 on the T-Mobile and developer unlocked editions of Motorola's flagship smartphone. According to Sprint, the update will be rolling out in waves, so don't fret if you don't see an update notification on your Moto X right away.

"Updates are released in stages," the carrier said, adding that a notification will be sent to the device when an update is available. "When checking for the update, you may receive a message that no update is available, check back later or wait until the update notification is sent to your device."

Here are some of the changes that are coming to the Moto X after you install the update:

  • Androidâ„¢ 4.4.3, KitKat® - Android 4.4.3, KitKat, is the latest release of the Android platform. This release includes several stability, framework and security fixes in addition to accuracy improvements to the power profile.
  • Camera - Improved image quality - Improved camera image quality including better consistency of exposure, more realistic flash coloring, improved photos in low light conditions using front camera.
  • Camera - Pause video recording - Added the ability to pause video recording with a convenient pause/resume button on the viewfinder.
  • Updated Phone dialer - Updated Phone dialer with a new graphical layout and colors to improve consistency and usability.

Source: Sprint