Amazon rolls out KitKat-based update to Fire Phone

When Amazon launched its first smartphone, the Fire Phone, the handset ran a custom version of Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). Now, an update is being rolled out to the smartphone based on Android 4.4 (KiKat). The latest version of Android is now Android 5.1 (Lollipop). Amazon announced: Fire Phone Software Updates Fire phone software updates […]

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 Sony rolls out Android 4.4.4 and few more goodies to the XPERIA Z2 and Z2 Tablet

Sony has rolled out the Android 4.4.4 (KitKat) update to the Sony XPERIA Z2 and Sony XPERIA Z2 Tablet. Aside from rolling out a more update version of Android, it also pushed out a number of new goodies for the two devices. Sony Mobile’s Head of Software Portfolio Planning, Fredrik Ekstrand, wrote on the company’s official blog: Our […]

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 Motorola rolls out Android 4.4.4 KitKat update to 2013 Moto G

Motorola has announced that it is now rolling out the Android 4.4.4 (KitKat) update for the 2013 Moto G. Motorola announced: INTRODUCTION We are excited to announce a new software update for Moto G by Motorola. With this upgrade you get the latest version of the Android OS (Android™ 4.4.4, KitKat®,) as well as new […]

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 Android 4.4.4 roadmap for Samsung smartphones leaked

Wondering when your Samsung smartphone will be getting Android 4.4.4 (KitKat)? A leaked roadmap, courtesy of XDA forums, shows when the update will be rolling out to the Galaxy S5, Note 3, S4, S4 Mini, and Note 2. The roadmap reveals that the Galaxy S5 and Note 3 will be getting the update sometime this […]

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 Android 4.4.3 rolls out to HTC One (M7) in Europe

The Android 4.4.3 (KitKat) update for the HTC One (M7) in Europe has begun to roll out in countries such as Slovakia and Romania, Slovak-speaking AndroidPortal reports. This, however, isn’t your ordinary Android 4.4.3 update. It includes security updates from Android 4.4.4. According to past reports, HTC will no longer update the M7 and/or M8 […]

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 Motorola begins to roll out Android 4.4.4 to Moto G and Moto E around the world

Motorola has announced that it has begun to roll out Android 4.4.4 (KitKat) to the Motorola Moto G and Motorola Moto E around the world. Motorola announced in its official blog: Android™ 4.4.4, KitKat® Begins Rolling Out – We’ve begun rolling out Android™ 4.4.4, KitKat® to our phones! This latest update includes all of the goodies […]

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 17.9% of Android devices now run KitKat

According to data from Android Developers, Android 4.4 (KitKat) is finding its way to more and more devices around the world. Back in June, KitKat was at 8.5% and jumped to 13.6% in May (5.1% increase). This July, KitKat is at 17.9%, an increase of 12.6% since April. Every other version of Android is on […]

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 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 […]

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 Leaked roadmap reveals HTC One (M8) and (M7) getting Android 4.4.4 from July to August – may skip Android 4.4.3

Currently, the HTC One (M8) and its predecessor HTC One (M7) have been updated to Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) with Sense 6.0. According to a leaked roadmap from Llabtoofer, Android 4.4.4 will roll out to the said devices from July to August and may skip Android 4.4.3. The leaked roadmap also reveals that Android 4.4.4 will […]

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