Indian OEM, Gionee, has just seeded the Android 4.4 KitKat update for its Elife S5.5. This update is available for download via OTA (weighing around 865 MB). Apart from the usual KitKat goodies, it comes with overhauled system interface, improved performance and upgrade for inbuilt Gionee apps. [Read more…]
Archives for July 2014
Sony just rolled out a new firmware update (version 9.2.A.1.215) to its Xperia TX (LT29i – Hayabusa) users in Hong Kong. It appears to be minor software update mainly targeted toward bringing a few bug-fixes and some other performance enhancements. Its complete firmware details and direct download links are given below. [Read more…]
Asus has finally uploaded the chocolatey Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware update (version 126.96.36.199) for its PadFone 2 on the official servers of Asus Download Site. This update isn’t available via OTA (in case you didn’t guess it already) and users will have to apply it manually by downloading the firmware package using links given below. [Read more…]
Samsung has quietly unveiled the mini version of its current flagship smartphone, titled Galaxy S5 Mini (SM-G800F/SM-G800H). It packs a stripped-down 4.5-inch Super AMOLED 720p display panel, a quad-core processor, as well as all the Galaxy S5-exclusive sensors and health tracking features out of the box.
Google has released the new Android 4.4.4 KitKat OTA update for its Motorola Moto G Google Play Edition, directly bumping the build number from KOT49H to KTU84P – while skipping over the intermediate v4.4.3 update for some unknown reasons. This OTA package can be downloaded and installed on any Moto G GPE with or without root access. Its direct download links and other technical details are given below.
Android 4.4.4 KitKat is basically a minor security update Google rolled out last month for addressing a critical OpenSSL bug that could allow hackers initiate MITM (middle-in-the-man) attacks by gaining unauthorized access to SSL/TLS servers. Apart from security, this update should also improve overall system stability and performance of your device. [Read more…]