Phones that are getting Android 4.4 KitKat update: Is your included?

By posted on April 21, 2014 9:09PM

The search giant or the Big ‘G’ has announced the Google Nexus 5 less than 48 hours ago and what we have seen today is that the phone is out of stock.Wow! That was fast and it looks the company has done it again, well, the hardware part cannot be given the full credit as the software part has also made a vow for success.Yes! Android 4.4 KitKat is also there and now, as you know the company has launched the Android 4.4 KitKat then you guys are surely going to be anticipated about this latest update coming to your phone in the form of the software update very soon.Well, this new operating system has whole new bunch of stuffs like ‘Google now’ which is going to be there on the home screen and if you say OK Google then it will automatically open the voice search option.

List of phones getting Android 4.4 KitKat:

Google has also announced that they are soon going to release this update to the companies for further transfer.Anyway, here we have prepared a list of the phones that are surely going to get the Android 4.4 KitKat update.So, the phones are named below with their time frame of Android KitKat release.

  • HTC One–Within 90 days
  • HTC One Google Play Edition–Within 15 days
  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition–Within a few weeks
  • Nexus 4–With in a few weeks
  • Motorola Droid Ultra–Unknown Time Frame
  • Motorola Droid Maxx–Unknown Time Frame
  • Motorola Droid Mini–Unknown Time Frame
  • Moto X–Unknown Time Frame

These are a few phones which are surely going to receive this latest update and these are confirmed by their vendors as, if you own a tablet then you should be glad to know that the Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10 are also going to get the update very soon.If your phone has not made the first cut then do not worry it is going to be a major update and we have also made a list below for your concern showcasing the devices that should get this update as well.

List of phones that are expected to get Android 4.4:

  • Samsung Galaxy S4
  • Samsung Galaxy S3
  • Samsung Galaxy Note III
  • Samsung Galaxy Note II
  • HTC One Mini
  • Sony Xperia Z1
  • Sony Xperia Tipo
  • Sony Xperia ZF1
  • Samsung Galaxy Mega
  • Micromax Canvas 4
  • LG G2
  • LG Optimus G

So, these are some phones which are expected to be getting this update as well.Till now, Google has confirmed about one phone which is not going to get this update and that one is the–Galaxy Nexus.So. we hope that your phone has made the expected cut list, if not, then do not worry, just wait because Google has told that this update is going to come to the budget friendly devices as well.So, we hope that this article is going to help you till the official announcement.So, till then do stay tuned with us while we are covering more from the tech world.

If you have followed us on youtube then you may know about Rob.Kaustabh aka Rob is a tech guy with having an experience of tech blogging since 2009.He is a sort of person who wants to provide you latest updates,to keep you updated.He basically likes to write Articles and post videos.Currently,he is senior editor in our tech blogging site and has promised to give you regular updates for many years.

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