Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 starts rolling out in India
Samsung has started rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Galaxy Note 3 in India and more regions. The update is rolling out for both Snapdragon-800 and Exynos 5 octa-core variant of the Note 3 in India, South Korea, Switzerland, and the Baltic region, which include Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The update is rolling out both over-the-air and through Kies.
Since, the update is rolling out in batches, it might take some time to reach on your smartphone. The size of 4.4 KitKat OTA update is 361.04 MB, and can be downloaded manually by going to Settings > More > About device > Software update > Update.
The update brings following list of changes:
- White status bar icons
- Camera shortcut on lock screen
- Music Album art displayed on lock screen
- Upgraded Emoji icons
- Select default messaging app and default launcher
- Location services are more integrated and detailed (new location modes)
- Wireless pricing service, option to select between Samsung's own printing service or HP's
- Upgraded Google apps like photos & drive
Note that, Android 4.4.2 KitKat require to upgrade the Gear Manager for the Galaxy Gear to the latest version 1.6, thought the update doesn't seem to have begun rolling out yet.
If you have updated your Galaxy Note 3 to Android 4.4.2 KitKat, then do let us know your comments on the update below.
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