Nearly three weeks after the release of an obscure KitKat firmware (B127SP02) for Ascend P7, an update to that firmware is being pushed out in a few European regions under build number B133SP01 (V100R001C00B133SP01). The Android version still sticks with v4.4.2 KitKat but it does offer some new features like Smart Cover mode, new Sound settings, bug-fixes for native apps, as well as other performance and feature enhancements to improve system stability. You can download update through the direct links given below.
Archives for September 2014
Here’s a detailed step-by-step tutorial on upgrading any Huawei Honor 3C/Glory 3C variant (H30-U10, H30-T00 and H30-T10) to the recent v4.9.16 Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware based on Emotion UI 2.3 that Huawei has outed in its hometown for developers.
Although this firmware’s been designed for native Chinese devices only, you can still flash it on the international variant and – with the right tweaks and a few touch ons – it should be up and running without a hitch in no time. So, care to have some? [Read more…]
Right on par with its fortnightly update cycle, Huawei has gone public with the new v4.9.16 developmental firmware update based on EMUI 2.3 with Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS for Honor 3C users in China. This update further refines the general user experience with a slew of stability updates meant to improve Backup utility, Radio, File operations, as well as to fix a couple of other minor bugs.
Samsung has officially kicked off the roll out of a new firmware update based on Android 4.4.2 KitKat (N750XXUCNH1) for its Galaxy Note 3 Neo smartphone in Cambodia, Vietnam, Indonesia and Malaysia via OTA and KIES. You can download its Odin Tar files via the direct download links given below.
Samsung has seeded another Android 4.4.4 KitKat firmware update (build KTU84P.G900VVRU1ANI2) for the Verizon Galaxy S5 G900V meant to fix a couple of OS-related issues caused by the last update. This update also throws in a few feature upgrades including support for Verizon’s upcoming Advanced Calling 1.0 (VoLTE) functionality, new tracking features for S-Health, option to turn off Camera shutter sound, etc.
Apart from the listed features and bug-fixes, it should improve performance and overall system stability too. This update is currently being rolled out over the air in US and – as usual – it’ll take some time before it hits your device. You can manually trigger the update checker in Settings » About phones » Software updates » Check for Updates. [Read more…]