Android 4.4.3 KitKat update rumors continue to spread globally, providing smartphone users with great excitement over the additive updates of the Android operating system. As said, HTC One M8 is the next device to receive the upgrades as Google plans to implement Android L.
Android 4.4.3 and 4.4.4 have been released by Google last June, which comprise security updates and bug fixes. HTC One M8 is a fairly different device compared to other smartphones today for it has its 4.4.4 security patches as it rolls out Android 4.4.3 KitKat updates. Most mobile phones today use the 4.4.3 bug fixes while having Android 4.4.4 on board. Motorola and Sony had preferred Android 4.4.4 and 4.4.3 fixes, but HTC acted beyond expectation by sticking with 4.4.3. This also caused a hint that HTC One M8 may be working with Google for Android L instead.
The Android 4.4.3 KitKat Release in Google Play
Android 4.4.3 KitKat will be available in Google Play very soon. The update will be coming for Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One M8, HTC One, and Sony Xperia Z. There is no additional report on whether LG G Pad 8.3 will receive a KitKat update or not.
United States’ Sprint has already spread the Android 4.4.3 KitKat updates. HTC One M8 will have its upgrade by the end of August’s first week, whereas the handsets of AT&T will receive theirs by the middle of the month.
Vodafone Australia scheduled the testing for HTC One M7 and M8, which suggests that release of Android 4.4.3 KitKat updates may be rolled out shortly.
The Landing of Updated Android 4.4.3 KitKat
Android 4.4.3 KitKat has now landed with a host of patches, updates, and bug fixes, which make it the best world’s operating system for mobile phones today. Many mobile manufacturers are delighted with Android 4.4.3 KitKat upgrades, which include Motorola. Adoption of the upgrades is becoming more evident. CNET recently reported that Android 4.4.3 KitKat is now funning in 13.6% of Android handsets. Jelly Bean has its big share of 58.4% and Gingerbread remains with 14.9%. However, this does not mean that Android 4.4.3 KitKat will not roll out and seed out to the biggest smartphones of today.
Android 4.4.3 KitKat for Motorola
Motorola is not privy of its interest to Android 4.4.3 KitKat. The updates of the operating system have already been rolling out on Moto G, Moto X, and Moto E. If you are a user of any of the handset, you will definitely find the redesigns and minor big fixes big assistance for you to get better handset performance. Each of Moto models is getting individual updates. For instance, enhanced camera feature is highlighted in Moto X, where you can have more realistic flash coloring, better exposure, and improved front camera low light photos. Motorola Alert application can also be seen now with Android 4.4.3 KitKat, which will send you regular alerts to certain contacts you have in your list. Moto G, on the other hand, has its Motorola Alert app with video pause button. Meanwhile, Moto E will receive Android 4.4.3 KitKat upgrades with no special add-ons.
Android 4.4.3 KitKat for Nexus
Android 4.4.3 KitKat updates are now seeding to Nexus 4, 5, and 7. Despite the minor changes, it can be interesting to know that there are brand new contacts app and dialer app coming for your Nexus phone. Besides, Nexus users should also expect a faster camera feature with bug fixes that can guarantee improved performance of handset.
Android 4.4.3 KitKat for Samsung
Samsung is said to be the quietest of all smartphone manufacturers in terms of discussing Android 4.4.3 KitKat. The reports indicated that the mobile phone giant is keeping Android 4.4.2 on their smartphones. Until now, there is no official word when Samsung will adapt the latest update of Android KitKat software.
Nonetheless, Google announced that Android 4.4.3 KitKat is coming to Samsung devices. Samsung Galaxy S5 will have its Android 4.4.3 KitKat update, whereas S4 may have to wait a little longer.
Android 4.4.3 KitKat for Other Smartphones
If you are not an owner of Nexus, Motorola, or Samsung phones subjected to Android 4.4.3 KitKat, you may need to wait a little for the OS to be implemented in your phone. Sony and HTC are still on queue for mounting KitKat.
Nexus Android 4.4.3 KitKat Identified Bugs
Since Android 4.4.3 KitKat has been rolled out to various devices, bugs will also come into view as people try to discover more operating system features. Android Pit discovered bugs in selected Nexus devices, which include Wi-Fi issues, random boot bug, and auto-brightness problems. Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 had issues with notifications and battery drain. Meanwhile, lag issue is encountered in Nexus 5 dialer. Though the issues were disclosed, Android Pit declares the bugs not exclusive of all Nexus devices.