Android 4.4 update rolling out to Note 3 Neo, Galaxy S4 mini, Grand 2, and Mega 6.3 this month – still no KitKat treatment for 3G S3

JustAboutPhones has gotten its hands on an internal Samsung slide that reveals the Android 4.4 (KitKat) update will be rolling out to the Galaxy Note 3 neo, Galaxy S4 mini, Grand 2, and Mega 6.3 this July. Sadly, it also reveals that the 3G version of the Samsung Galaxy S3 has been omitted from the list.


According to the site, the update will bring these “general” new features:

  • White Status Bar Icons
  • Camera Shortcut on Lock-Screen
  • Wireless Printing
  • Album Art on Lock-Screen during Music Playback
  • NFC tap-to-pay support
  • Options to set default messaging and launcher apps
  • Transparent status bar
  • Better stability
  • Improved Ram usage
  • Smoother Interface Overall
  • Samsung Wallet
  • Emoji for Keyboard

To check if the update is available, go to Settings > More > About Device > Software Updates > Update.

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