Sony Xperia SP

Sony Xperia SP won’t be updated to Android 4.4 KitKat

At this point, the possibility of Sony ever updating the Xperia SP to Android 4.4 KitKat wasn’t something owners of the device were hopeful of, but the Japanese manufacturer has now officially confirmed that the Xperia SP will stay on Android 4.3 for its life cycle. Sony didn’t make an official announcement, but the support

Xperia M2

Sony Xperia M2 getting the Android 4.4 update

The Sony Xperia M2 smartphone is getting the Android 4.4 update starting today. This comes a week after Sony started sending out the update for the Xperia E1 and the E1 Dual Since the smartphone was launched with Android 4.3, the update is quite significant as it introduces a multitude of new features. The handset was launched

Latest Android distribution numbers show continued growth of KitKat

Google has published the Android distribution chart for this month (until August 12), indicating good signs for KitKat, although Jelly Bean still leads the pack. With these figures, it can now be ascertained that one out of every five Android smartphone or tablet is running Android 4.4 or higher. Of course, with Android L on the

ASUS Transformer TF701T getting updated to Android 4.4 KitKat

ASUS Transformer TF701T getting updated to Android 4.4 KitKat

ASUS recently updated the PadFone 2 to Android 4.4.2 KitKat, and today, the Taiwanese manufacturer has started pushing the update to the Transformer TF701T. The TF701T has been stuck on Android 4.3 for quite some time, but the wait for its users is now coming to an end, as they will get to enjoy everything

Samsung rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat to Galaxy S4 zoom

With the Galaxy S4 zoom, Samsung showed the world once again that it wasn’t afraid of trying out new form factors and product categories, even if it meant having an extremely fat and unwieldy device with a phone and full-fledged camera assembly put together. Today, the company is bringing the software on its camera-centric phone up

ASUS PadFone 2 gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

We don’t often see devices get a jump to a software version four times higher than what they were launched with, but with the PadFone 2, we might be seeing a welcome exception. ASUS has started rolling out an update to Android 4.4 for its second-generation PadFone, bumping its software from Android 4.1 to the

Galaxy Core II

Samsung launches multiple budget smartphones with Android 4.4

Samsung has expanded its budget smartphone lineup with the addition of four new handsets running Android 4.4 out of the box. All four smartphones are upgraded versions of an existing product lineup which includes the Galaxy Core II, the Galaxy Ace 4, Galaxy Young 2 and the Galaxy Star 2. So let’s run you through the

Samsung Galaxy Note II on AT&T getting the Android 4.4 update

The Android 4.4 update for the AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note II was temporarily halted due to unknown reasons. However, it seems like the update rollout has finally resumed as customers are reportedly getting OTA notifications. There’s no clarification as to what this update will bring, but coming from Android 4.3, there are going to be


Sprint Galaxy S4 Mini getting Android 4.4 update

The Sprint version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is now getting the Android 4.4 update. This comes only a day after the Samsung Galaxy S III on AT&T received the update. It seems like Samsung wants to speed up the update process before its new lineup of devices arrive. With the Galaxy Note II,

AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy S III to get KitKat update today

Galaxy S III owners on AT&T’s network are in for a treat, as the device will start receiving its KitKat update from today. The updat for AT&T’s variant comes a little over a month after Sprint became the first carrier to update the Galaxy S III to KitKat, and will bump the software version on the

Galaxy Mega 6.3

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 starts getting KitKat update

It seems to be raining KitKat on Samsung phones this week. We’ve seen US Cellular and Sprint roll out the KitKat update for the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II, and now, Samsung is pushing the latest version of the OS to the Galaxy Mega 6.3, the largest phone in its extensive smartphone lineup.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active getting KitKat update internationally

The huge amount of leaks and rumors have indicated that the Galaxy S5 Active could make its way to markets very soon, but owners of the Galaxy S4 Active now have one less reason to upgrade to the rugged Galaxy S4’s successor. Samsung has begun rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to the international

LG G Pro on AT&T now receiving the Android 4.4.2 update

The LG G Pro from last year (launched as the Optimus G Pro) on AT&T is now getting the Android 4.4.2 update. The update is rolling out in batches, so remain patient if you don’t see a notification yet. It has already been rolled out to international variants of the smartphone, so the update has obviously

Dell Venue 7 and Venue 8 getting Android 4.4 KitKat

Users of the Dell Venue 7 and the Venue 8 tablets will be pleased to know that the company has now started seeding the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to these two budget offerings. Both tablets are getting the update simultaneously, which is good on Dell’s part to avoid long waiting times for owners of the tablets. The tablets