This month there were some information about the new KitKat release and on what devices it will roll out. This morning, Samsung USA made everything official and declared that the new Android 4.4 is available form now. Also they announced on what smartphones and tablets customers could find the update, interesting is that a lot of names from the leak are in the official paper, such as Galaxy Tab 3 or S3 mini ( the AT&T or Verizon version, not the international one). Carriers as Sprint or US Cellular are carriers that got the new Android 4.4 If you own a Samsung S4 or a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 expect for a notification today for the new update. It seems that the KitKat update will roll out firstly on this two carriers. If you wonder which are models that will get the new Android 4.4 KitKat update, here it is: Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S4 mini, Galaxy S4 Active, Galaxy S4 zoom, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy S3 mini, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Mega, Galaxy Light, Galaxy Tab 3, Galaxy Note 8.0, Galaxy Note 10.1, Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition. The presence of Galaxy Note 10.1 is notable as it's customers said in past that Samsung didn't five any support for them, or update it's software. There is a pretty huge list, but Samsung is trying to bring the new update to all it's devices. Source Share on Facebook
What's my model number?
There are several ways to locate your model number:
- Option 1
- On your device, go to Settings, then "About device" and scroll down to "Model number"
- Option 2
- Often times you can view the model number inside the device, by removing the battery
- Option 3
- Using Samsung's model/serial number location tool