Top 10 Samsung Smartphones to Receive Android 4.4 KitKat OS Update Soon

    Samsung, being the largest smartphone maker, is committed to pass on the latest Android 4.4 Kitkat to its customers. Samsung already announced that Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 are eligible to get the Android 4.4 Kitkat.

    Of course, both handsets are the most premium most high-end handsets, so those of you who own either of the two phones are at an advantageous position.

    Aside from the Note 3 and Galaxy S4, the Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2---are the ones that might get the latest android update sometime in March or April. Though, it is still unconfirmed when will Samsung push the latest update for these two novel handsets.

     

    The next batch of Samsung handsets include: Galaxy Ace 2 and 3, Galaxy Core, Galaxy Fame, Galaxy Fresh, Galaxy S Advance, Galaxy S3 Mini and Galaxy S4 Mini. These devices would be getting the Android 4.4 Kitkat update next year. Samsung hasn't revealed anything so far. Watch this space for more!

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    Android 4.4 Kitkat

    Here are the top features introduced by Google in Android 4.4 Kitkat mobile OS. Take a look!

    Ok Google

    Both the Motorola X and Nexus 5 now have a unique feature, known as "OK Google".

    With "Ok Google", you can control your phone without touch. All you need to use voice commands to control your device. From sending a text message to playing music on your phone, this new feature will surely enhance user-experience.

    New Dialer

    If caller info is not stored in user's contact list, then Android 4.4 will match from local businesses using Google Maps.

    Rise of Hangouts

    The hangout app for Android 4.4 OS, now displays SMS and MMS messages Full screen

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    Album art

    While listening to music, the album art will display in a full-screen mode on the lock screen. Translucent system UI styling User can use new window styles and themes to request translucent system UI, including both the status bar and navigation bar.

    Full-screen Immersive mode

    Now you can view tests in full-screen immersive mode on phones or tablets, hiding all system UI such as the status bar and navigation bar.

    Printing

    The newest Android 4.4 Kitkat OS allows users to print photos, documents or web pages from their phone or tablet. The printer needs to be connected to Google Cloud Print or HP ePrint printers.

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    Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini:

    4.3-inch super AMOLED Display
    Android 4.2.2 OS
    1.7GHz Dual-Core Processor
    1.5GB RAM
    8MP rear camera
    1.9MP front camera
    8GB inbuilt storage
    Expandable up to 64GB
    3G, Wifi, GPS
    2100mAh battery Read Full Specifiations

    Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini:

    4.0 inches AMOLED Touch screen
    Android 4.1
    5MP Camera
    0.3 MP Front Camera
    1 GHz Dual Core Processor
    1GB Ram
    16GB storage Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy S Advance:

    4-inch Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen
    Android v2.3.6 Ginger Bread OS
    1GHz dual core Cortex A9 Processor
    768MB RAM
    5MP Primary Camera
    1.3MP Secondary Camera
    8/16GB Storage
    Up to 32GB External Memory
    3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB Port
    1500mAh Li-ion Battery Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy Ace 2:

    3.8Inch PLS TFT Display
    800MHz Dual-Core Processor
    768 MB RAM
    Android 2.3
    5MP Rear Cam And VGA Front Cam
    3G
    WiFi
    Bluetooth 3.0
    1500mAh Battery Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy Core:

    5 MP Primary Camera
    4.3-inch TFT LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
    0.3 MP Secondary Camera
    Smart Dual Active SIM (GSM + GSM)
    1.2 GHz Dual Core Processor
    Wi-Fi Enabled
    Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
    Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy Fame:

    5 MP Primary Camera
    Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
    Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
    Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
    1 GHz Processor
    Wi-Fi Enabled
    3.5-inch TFT Touchscreen
    0.3 MP Secondary Camera
    FM Radio with Recording Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy Note 2:

    FM Radio
    Expandable Storage Capacity of 64 GB
    8 MP Primary Camera
    Android v4.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
    5.55-inch Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen
    Full HD Recording
    1.9 MP Secondary Camera
    1.6 GHz Quad Core Cortex-A9 Processor
    Wi-Fi Enabled Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy S4:

    4.99 inch Super AMOLED display, Gorilla Glass 2
    1.6Ghz Quad Core + 1.2 GHz Quad core Processor
    2GB RAM
    Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
    13 MP Rear camera
    2 MP front camera
    16GB storage
    2600 mAh Battery Read Full Specificaitions

    Samsung Galaxy Note 3:

    5.7 super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display
    Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
    1.9 GHz Octa Core processor
    3GB RAM
    13 MP rear camera
    2MP front camera
    32GB storage
    Expandable up to 64GB
    3G/LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, USB, GPS LTE-A
    3200mAh battery Read Full Specifications

    Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom:

    4.3-Inch, 540x960 pixels, 16M Colors, Super AMOLED Display
    Android 4.2 Jellybean
    1.5GHz Dual Core processor
    Mali-400
    1.5GB Ram
    16MP Camera
    1.9MP front camera
    8GB Internal Memory
    3G, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth v4.0
    2330 mAH battery Read Full Specifications

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