The South Korean giant Samsung has officially started rolling out the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update to Galaxy Note 3 Neo (SM-N750) smartphones in India. Which is the phablet device launched with 4.3 Jelly Bean OS in February this year.
The KitKat update that bumps up the version number to 4.4.2, and the new Android update weighs in at around 495MB and can be downloaded OTA or through Samsung’s desktop software, Kies. Reportedly carrying build number N750XXUCNG6, and rolled-out over-the-air and via Samsung Kies update. Galaxy Note 3 Neo users can check for the update by navigating to Settings > About Phone > Software Update.
The changelog is similar to the other Samsung smartphones Android 4.4 Kitkat updates, which adds wireless printing, support for emojis, minor UI changes and under the hood improvements such as white status bar icons, lockscreen Camera shortcut, full screen music album art in the lockscreen, improved user interface and performance improvements.
Important note in this Galaxy Note 3 Neo Android Kitkat update is the status bar strip which contains icons like battery, is now colored white, whereas notifications drawer icons have changed as though.
Remind you about last month’s leaked document about Android 4.4 Kitkat update schedules for five Samsung smartphones, such as the Galaxy Grand 2 Dous, Galaxy S4 mini, Galaxy Mega 5.8, Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Note 3 Neo. Suggested that Samsung has finished testing 4.4.2 KitKat OS for these Android devices.
The Galaxy Note 3 Neo features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) Super AMOLED display; 2GB of RAM; 16GB inbuilt storage, packs a 3100mAh battery. Sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and BSI sensor, while there is a 2-megapixel front-facing camera onboard also featuring a BSI sensor. Include Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth, Infrared and 3G connectivity options.
The Android 4.4.2 update for the Galaxy Note 3 Neo (SM-N750) is 495.61MB and is available in India over-the-air (OTA) and via Kies. Download and install it!