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Android 4.4 Kit Kat Update List; When Is Your Phone Getting it? – Android Headlines

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Ok so Kit Kat has strictly been out for roughly a month for some-more than only a Nexus 5 and copiousness of people are still wondering if their inclination are going to make a list. We’ve finished some of a tough work for we and done a list of inclination that are scheduled to have a refurbish or have already had it pushed out, and this is one list we’ve checked twice (if your device is on a disobedient list it wont’ be removing pack kat) only for we so there’s no doubts. If you’re energetically available a refurbish afterwards we substantially already know what pack kat brings to a table, though only in box we’ll go over it a little. There are of march some visible tweaks that we see, like a white thesis around a phones UI and a pure nav and standing bar on a Nexus 5(Tip: we can get this demeanour even if we don’t use a Nexus 5, so prolonged as we implement and use NOVA launcher with your 4.4 software) and some other teenager things like a new app drawer button. Besides a visuals, pack kat inclination support ART runtime and also have copiousness of other underneath a hood facilities that urge a OS over chronicle 4.3.

Ok adequate babble, i’ll get true to a indicate that is what we all wanted anyway isn’t it? Will your device be removing a refurbish to Kit Kat? Was it pushed out already? We’ll go over that inclination already run 4.4, that ones are reliable to have a refurbish and when they’re scheduled to hurl out if it has been specified.

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All Ready Have it

We’ll start with a phones or inclination that already have Kit Kat using on them, and we’ll go down a list according to manufacturer.


The Nexus 7 (2012, and 2013 editions) started receiving a OTA refurbish on or around Nov 12th, nonetheless it was opposite for everybody and some even got theirs only a integrate of weeks ago.


The HTC One Google Play Edition had a 4.4 OTA refurbish pushed out on or around Nov 25th, while a HTC One Developer Edition had a OTA refurbish pushed out on or around Nov 29th.


The Nexus 4 started removing a OTA refurbish to 4.4 pack kat final month. The refurbish is attack inclination in phases so if we haven’t gotten yours nonetheless it’s only holding a time to get out to you. Be studious a coming, we promise.


The Motorola Moto X started receiving a pack kat updates on Nov 19th. This began with a Verizon indication Moto X, and afterwards followed with a T-Mobile chronicle on Nov 21st. Att models began removing theirs on Nov 22nd. On Dec 4th, it was announced that contrast for a US Celluar various of a Moto X and 4.4 program was underneath way, and would start rolling  out in phases. Motorola has nonetheless to announce anything on a refurbish for any other models of a Moto X, and hasn’t mentioned that countries or carriers will be a subsequent in line to get it.


The rollout for 4.4 pack kat began with a Nexus 10 tablet, that started early in November. Most people started saying updates after in a month. The Google play Edition of a Galaxy S 4 started receiving a OTA refurbish Nov 25th.

Are Getting It

Next we’ll go over a list of inclination that are approaching to get a refurbish to 4.4 pack kat as acknowledgment by a manufacturers and a carriers, and once again we’ll list them by manufacturer.


The Droid DNA is scheduled to get a refurbish to 4.4 someday in Mar of 2014, tentative Verizon’s certification. This was settled on their chatter account.

The HTC One Max is positively scheduled to accept a 4.4 update, though HTC says that it won’t start a rollout for a Max until a finished updating a HTC One.

Own a HTC One Mini? Good news is that it’s really scheduled to get a 4.4 pack kat refurbish only like both a bigger brothers, though only a same as a Max, a Mini will start to accept updates after a Original HTC One is finished.


The Huawei Ascend P6 is on a list of scheduled updates. So when can we design to see pack kat rolling out to your device? According to, Huawei skeleton to skip 4.3 wholly and burst directly to 4.4 that could start by a finish of this entrance January.


There is a vast list of Moto inclination that are on aim to get a refurbish to android 4.4, many of that are listed on their official program support site. There is no discuss of timing on any of them with difference of a Moto G, that will possibly come pre-installed with Android 4.4 baked in or accept a refurbish by a finish of January. If you’re a Motorola user, here’s a list.
Motorola Atrix HD, Motorola Droid Maxx, Motorola Droid Mini, Motorola Droid Razr HD, Motorola Droid Razr HD Developer Edition, Motorola Droid Razr M, Motorola Droid Razr M Developer Edition, Motorola Droid Razr Maxx HD, Motorola Droid Ultra, Motorola Electrify M, Motorola Moto X Developer Edition. There we have it. A sincerely vast list of Motorola phones are scheduled to get updates to pack kat. Sadly there is no time support on many of them.


Sony has taken a same track as Motorola in that they posted their acknowledgment about a inclination that will accept a updates to 4.4, only though a discuss of when. All of this information can be found on a Official Sony Blog. Here’s a list(it’s a brief one, though thankfully Sony still has some inclination that are confirmed). The Sony Xperia Tablet Z(will be in a initial call of inclination to get 4.4), Sony Xperia Z, Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia ZL, and a Sony Xperia Z Ultra.


Not Getting it?

Now a dreaded list of inclination that have been reliable not to accept a Android 4.4 pack kat update. If your device is on this list, we’re sorry.

Acer Android Tablets from 2012 and 2013. As Acer skeleton to rollout new tablets with pack kat for subsequent year, tablets from a prior dual years will not be receiving any updates to pack kat. Incremental updates for bug fixes or improvements will continue.

The Galaxy Nexus has finally met a central refurbish passing with Jelly Bean. Although this is a unhappy impulse for all of us and mostly everybody still on a device, no central refurbish doesn’t meant we can’t still get pack kat unofficially. Many developers will be operative on pack kat formed ROMs for a device.

The subsequent organisation of inclination is from Motorola, and will not be removing a updates to Android 4.4 pack kat, as settled on a official support page. The Motorola Droid 4, Droid Bionic, strange Droid Razr, strange Droid Razr Maxx, Electrify 2, and Atrix HD Developer Edition.

That’s it for inclination that possibly already started removing their updates, are reliable to get them, or won’t be removing them. If we didn’t see your device on this list, only like it was settled above that doesn’t meant we can’t get Android 4.4 pack kat on your device. There will be many phones and tablets that are still going to be upheld by developers and will be means to get pack kat around a ROM. There is also still a probability that your device will get it strictly as many manufacturers and carriers competence still make an proclamation in a future. We’ll keep we posted when and if some-more inclination are reliable to get a updates.

It is value observant that some companies like Samsung and LG devise to announce information in a nearby destiny about that inclination will be removing updates to Android 4.4. ASUS on a other palm has during slightest reliable that they will be announcing that of their inclination are to accept pack kat in a entrance weeks. ASUS is customarily flattering good about updates to their devices, so if you’re an ASUS device owners don’t count yourselves out only yet. If we have an comparison device, we some-more than expected won’t get any central updates to Android 4.4, in that box we competence only wish to keep an eye out within a developer village for a upheld pack kat formed ROM. If we have any questions or comments, as always chuck us a criticism in a G+ post since we adore articulate to we all.

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