Sunday, December 1, 2013

Expected Devices to Get 4.4 KitKat!

Manufacturers have officially confirmed the update for some devices but some devices are still in the dim light. All new high end devices will be getting the 4.3 update for sure but there are some high end devices from last year which may or may not get update, it all depends on the manufacturers after all.

For now, you will have to check whether you’re device will be getting the official 4.4 KitKat update or not and if you don’t then you can go for the 4.4 kitkat based custom rom available on the xda forums if available.

Here is the list of devices that will be getting the 4.4 KitKat update soon.


Nexus devices :-

 As expected , Whenever a new android version is announced, google releases the latest version of android to nexus devices and even this time, Google didn’t let us down. All confimed nexus devices already got the 4.4 KitKat Update.

◦Nexus4 – 4.4 Update is already out! Update NOW!
◦Nexus7 (2012 & 2013 edition) - The update is already out! Update NOW!
◦Nexus 10 - 4.4 update is already out! Update NOW!
◦Google Play Edition Galaxy S4 - Update is out already! Update NOW!


Sony Xperia devices getting 4.4 KitKat Update :

Sony has officially updated the list of the xperia devices which will be getting the 4.4 kitkat update and these are all high end, recently launched devices. no exact dates have been released but the devices listed here will be getting the update soon.
◦Sony Xperia Z
◦Sony Xperia Z1
◦Sony Xperia tablet Z
◦Sony Xperia Z ultra
◦Sony Xperia ZL
◦Sony Xperia SP

Sony Xperia devices which are rumored to get 4.4 KitKat but are not yet confirmed.
◦Sony Xperia V
◦Sony Xperia T
◦Sony Xperia TX
◦Sony Xperia ZR


Samsung Galaxy Devices to get 4.4 Kitkat Update :

samsung officially didn’t confirm the list yet, but a leaked document suggest that these devices will be getting 4.4 KitKat update in 2014.
◦Samsung Galaxy S4
◦Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom
◦Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini
◦Samsung Galaxy S4 Active
◦Samsung Galaxy S3
◦Samsung Galaxy Note2
◦Samsung Galaxy S3
◦Samsung Galaxy Mega (Not yet confirmed if 5.8 or 6.3 mega)
◦Samsung Galaxy Tab 2
◦Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
◦Samsung Galaxy Note 3


HTC Devices getting 4.4 KitKat Update :

HTC has officially confirmed that these devices will be getting the update soon.
◦HTC one – Update Rolling Out NOW! Update now!
◦Google Play edition Htc one – update rolling out now! update now!
◦HTC Droid DNA
◦HTC Butterfly
◦HTC Desire Series released in 2013


LG Devices getting 4.4 Kitkat update :

LG hasn’t talked much about the 4.4 kitkat, As for now the nexus4 has already received the 4.4 update.
◦LG G2
◦LG optimus L7, L5, L3
◦LG optimus G
◦LG Optimus G Pro
◦LG Optimus VU


Huawei : devices getting 4.4 Kitkat Update :

Huawei has officially confirmed that the 4.4 KitKat Update will be released for its flagship smartphone the P6.
◦Huawei P6


Motorola Devices getting 4.4 KitKat update :

Motorola officially confirmed that these phones will get the 4.4 KitKat update
◦Motorola Moto G
◦Motorola Moto X
◦Motorola Droid Ultra
◦Motorola Droid Maxx
◦Motorola Droid Mini


Micromax Devices getting 4.4 Kitkat :

All these phones listed below are newly released phones, so they are expected to get the official 4.4. Update. Micromax might skip the 4.3 update for canvas hd.
◦Canvas Turbo
◦Canvas 4
◦Canvas Magnus
◦Canvas Doodle 2
◦Canvas HD

◦Canvas Tab p650



  1. hi manik can we expect 4.4 for our are the only hope please port 4.4. to our lava iris504q..please

  2. Pls u make custom rom of kitkat for504q