The new over-the-air Android 4.4.3 update files now available for multiple Nexus devices in factory image form, the first OTA has started rolling out. Officially from Google, but the 4.4.3 update is only expected for selected batch of devices – notably the most recent Nexus 5, 4, 7, 10 models and Google Play Edition device – will be in the list to receive this minor bump.
Download links of Android 4.4.3 update for the compatible Nexus devices are also present in this image file, and if you’re willing to wait for the OTA. Stay tuned!
Just after a big announcement and subsequent beta release of Apple’s iOS 8 software, today Google is rolling out a long-awaited update of its own supported devices. Android 4.4.3 KitKat compatible with the following devices: Nexus 5, Nexus 7 (2012, 2013 both) and Nexus 10. Also the Google Play Editions of the Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One M7 and HTC One M8 are supported as well apart from the aforementioned devices.
Double-check which specific build of Android you’re running, and your device should be 100 percent stock before applying the OTA to avoid any issues. As more details emerge in the coming hours and days, you’ll be concise list of devices in line to adopt Android 4.4.3 early, and would expected at least a couple more to be added in due course.
What actually Android 4.4.3 KitKat offers over the proceedings 4.4.2 release? Answer is short: not a great deal and it essentially a performance update that fixes bugs and tweaks the user interface a bit. Like that this offerings puts an end to the battery drainage issue related to camera use, and also the dialer app has been given the aesthetic makeover first leaked several months ago. Hopefully making for a much smoother and more pleasurable Android experience, altogether.
If you aren’t running any of the aforementioned Android devices, then it may be quite a while before you see an OTA, thanks largely to the intervention of carrier and OEM on non-Nexus / Google Play (GPe) devices.
Running a Nexus branded device, here is the chance to grab the Android 4.4.3 update from the links provided below and once you install and run the latest version of KitKat, be sure to share your thoughts in the comment section below to discus.
Update 1: Android 4.4.3 OTA update rolling out for Motorola devices, as well…….