android 4.4

Intex Aqua Style Pro with Kitkat and 8MP Camera at ₹ 6,990

Intex has became aggressive with new products launching at very competitive prices. The latest entrant is Aqua Style Pro which comes with Android Kitkat 4.4 pre-loaded.

Intex Aqua Style Pro has 4.5″ 854×480 pixel resolution display. It also features 1.2 GHz Broadcom Quad Core chip-set coupled with 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. There’s also an external card slot.

The rear camera is of 8-megapixels with auto-focus and dual-led flash. The front camera is also 2-megapixels and will be decent enough for selfie’s and video chats. The battery inside is 1800 mAH.

In terms of connectivity it has Dual SIM, 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, A-GPS along with sensors like proximity, gravity and ambient light sensor.

This phone weighs 120grams and is just 8.8mm thick. It comes in two colors white and black. It will be available for sale soon at ₹ 6,999 only.

Initial Impression

The specification of Intex Aqua Style Pro is great for its price and it manages to outdo it competitors Micromax Unite 2 and Moto E but the real world usage is yet to be seen.

HTC seeding HTC One Android 4.4.2 update in India

HTC has started Android 4.4.2 roll out for HTC One and the update is currently rolled out in phases. HTC One Kitkat update is now rolling out in India, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia.

HTC One kitkat update is about 330MB and contains Android 4.4.2 Kitkat based changes, bug fixes, enhancements, cloud print service, security enhancements, Improved memory management and support of newer Bluetooth profiles.

Other changes include updated gallery app, do not disturb feature, lock-screen improvements, improved music app, power management enhancements, better battery life and improved camera.

Update should appear automatically and if it doen’t you can manualy check update by going to Settings > Phone Update > Check for Update.

Leaked Android 4.4.2 KitKat Test Firmware N9005XXUENA6 for Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9005)

After the recent leak of Samsung Galaxy S4 4.4 kitkat build sammobile.com has leaked the android kitkat build of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Snapdragon variant that means Indian Samsung Galaxy Note 3 owners will have to wait a bit more.

According to the source this is one of the final build or in last stage of testing and nothing will be excluded or included in the official OTA from Samsung and those impatient readers who couldn’t resist the temptation can download the firmware and follow our howto guide to update to leaked kitkat build.

Changes in firmware according to sammobile were

The changes are very similar to the Galaxy S4′s KitKat update. There are some minor UI changes, status bar icons have been changed from green to all new KitKat white. Performance has significantly been increased with the KitKat update, even unlocking the device is much faster than before, and benchmark scores are just off the charts. There are some improvements to the lockscreen, as well. Samsung has implemented a camera shortcut on the lockscreen and while playing music the album art goes full screen in lockscreen.

Source: Sammobile