Samsung announces US Galaxy devices that will receive KitKat update

While many of the major smartphone manufacturers have gotten on board with the latest Android update, Samsung has been rather slow when it comes to rolling out updates for its Galaxy range of smartphones and tablets. That said, the company has now finally announced a list of all the Galaxy devices in the US that will get the new Android 4.4.2 KitKat update. You can find the list below:

  • Galaxy Note 3
  • Galaxy Note II
  • Galaxy S4
  • Galaxy S4 mini
  • Galaxy S4 Active
  • Galaxy S4 zoom
  • Galaxy S III
  • Galaxy S III mini
  • Galaxy Mega
  • Galaxy Light
  • Galaxy Note 8.0
  • Galaxy Tab 3
  • Galaxy Note 10.1
  • Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition

The latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat update offers several innovative, easy-to-use features that enhance the user experience. These include a more intuitive user interface, better messaging capabilities, and updated applications.

The latest update brings an integrated location menu that enables users to easily summon GPS, WiFi, and mobile networks. The new enhanced messaging feature allows users to choose between Messages or Hangouts as their preferred default application. Additionally, it enables users to choose from a large assortment of updated emoji icons.

The Android KitKat 4.4.2 update for the aforementioned devices has begun starting today and will continue throughout the next few months. That said, the availability of the update will depend on the carrier and the product.