New month, new Android platform distribution numbers.
Google today posted the latest Android distribution stats, which are the result of an effort to track all Android devices that accessed the Play Store in the week ending on September 9. Here’s what El Goog found:
Android 4.4 KitKat: 24.5 percent, up ... Read More »
Android 4.4.3 is headed to the Verizon Wireless HTC One (M8) beginning Wednesday, September 10, according to an HTC executive. While details were light in the initial tweet that announced the incoming update, which will be sent out over the air, one big main feature is headed to HTC’s flagship ... Read More »
Right on the heels of the Android 4.4.4 soak test starting its rollout for the Sprint Moto X, AT&T has released the Android 4.4.4 update to its own model of the Moto X. But you don’t have to be a participant of the soak test ... Read More »
Same story, different month. And that’s not a bad thing. The latest Android platform distribution numbers have been released for the first week of July and things continue to look up for Android 4.4 KitKat.
Compared to last month, KitKat usage is up 4.2 percent. Nothing major, but a swing in the right direction nonetheless. ... Read More »
Usually, Motorola is the quickest with Android updates. With the 4.4 KitKat, 4.4.2 and even 4.4.3 updates, Motorola was the first to upgrade its devices – aside from Google, that is. Motorola hasn’t pushed any Android 4.4.4 updates yet, though, and now it’s been beaten to the punch by Sony.
The Sony Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact and ... Read More »
Many people have been asking about updates to the AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note II. Apparently it’s a very popular device, and with its good specs and serious power under the hood, I am not surprised. Thankfully, the many owners of this device are getting a treat from Samsung and AT&T, because the device is being updated to ... Read More »
Samsung has been on fire with these updates lately. We know that KitKat 4.4.2 was released quite a while ago by now, but most companies don’t support older devices whatsoever. But Samsung is pushing out new updates for old devices constantly, and today is no different. Samsung and Verizon are updating both the Galaxy S ... Read More »
Samsung is known for supporting old devices well. The Samsung Galaxy S II was updated from Gingerbread all the way up to Jelly Bean 4.1, with many smaller updates in between, giving it a lifespan of almost two years. However, it looks like the Galaxy S III will beat that record by quite a bit. ... Read More »
Samsung often focuses its update efforts on its flagship smartphones, but that doesn’t mean that it neglects its mid-range hardware. The AT&T Samsung Galaxy Mega is getting some love in the form of the almost-latest flavor of Android, version 4.4.2 KitKat.
Since the device is jumping from Jelly Bean 4.2.2 all the way to 4.4.2, it’ll be getting a ... Read More »
Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note II users, if you like chocolate today’s your lucky day. Verizon is pushing out a major update for Samsung’s last generation Galaxy Note that will bring the handset up to Android 4.4.2.
Like most major updates, you will be able to grab this one over the air by heading to the ... Read More »