A leaked document has revealed Samsung’s plans for updating many of it devices to Android 4.4.4 . Fortunately the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is also one of them. As per the leaked Samsung Roadmap for the final testing Galaxy Note 3 Android 4.4.4 (build KTU84P) update has been completed and the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat Based firmware is ready to roll out.
The new Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will be available for both the variants : The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Exynos variant(N900) and the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Snapdragon (N9005) variant. The unlocked devices will be the first to get the latest update, as carriers usually test the updates for compatibility with their networks, services and apps.
Since the ETA for the Android 4.4.4 update for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is this month, it could actually hit the devices any time from now onwards, not only now since we are one day late, it might have already hit your devices. If the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update is available on your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 then what are you waiting for just move ahead, tighten your socks and install the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat on your Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
How do I know that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 I have got an Android update?
Well in most cases Samsung notifies the people who have opted for “Check for updates” by sending a update notification on your Phone. If you’ve got the notification regarding the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 then, just move ahead, Download the firmware and install it on your phone by tapping the System update notification!
Well what if you didn’t get any notification? You would be thinking could you install the OS on your device, Well a group of people gets an update first and then later gets the other group of people, if you got a notification and missed updating your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to Android 4.4.4 KitKat then, just follow the following instructions.
- Navigate to Settings > More > About Phone > Software updates
- Click on Check for Software updates.
- If the update has already arrived for your Samsung Galaxy Note 3 then this would ask you whether you would like to proceed the installation of Android 4.4.4, Agree to all what they ask and that’s it you’re done with the installation of Android 4.4.4 on Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
- If the update hasn’t yet arrived on your phone then wait and give it some time, and keep checking for the Android updates manually, and sooner or later you will get the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for your Note 3.
Samsung hasn’t announced anything related to the changes that will be coming in the upcoming Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 but since the update is from Android 4.4.2 to Android 4.4.4 it can be assumed that the updates will bring in some new lock screens, would come up with some bug fixes, and some tweaks that would improve the overall performance of the Phone.
Being a High-end Device the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will not stop at Android 4.4.4 KitKat Family itself, most probable the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 would also get an Android L update which would be soon available. There are custom ROMs based on Android L which would get all the Features of Android L on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 but officially it has got some time to arrive. So what are you waiting for?