The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (model number SM-N9005) in the UK, which is the version with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor, is currently getting a firmware update. No, the highly-popular phablet is not being updated to a newer version of Android. Instead it is getting features that can be found on the Samsung Galaxy S5.
The news comes to us courtesy of XDA Developers. These Galaxy S5 TouchWiz features that are now available for the Note 3 include KNOX 2 (the latest version of the Korean tech giant’s security platform), Download Booster, and a shortcut that allows you to download the Kid Mode functions.
The update is 185MB and can be downloaded over the air. It has only rolled out to the Note 3 in the UK.
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