Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Verizon Moto X update of Android 4.4 KitKat starts rolling out

Motorola has confirmed the Android 4.4 Kit Kat update for Verizon Moto X users have started floating. Motorola hasn’t offered a full breakdown of the timeline, however they have said the update will begin rolling out for Verizon Moto X users as of today, which means that users carrying Verizon branded Moto X will get the update first. Company also announced that the update will reach users in phases, i.e it may reach now or may take some time.

After updating to Android KitKat 4.4, users will get below.
  • An improved phone dialer. Now you can search for contacts directly from the dial-pad and easily see and tap on those you contact frequently.
  • More gallery goodies. KitKat packs in some cool, new gallery effects—such as Posterize, Highlights, and Edges. You can even use the Draw feature to annotate your photos freehand with your finger.
  • New Hangouts app. All of your conversations now in one place—texts, video calls, and other chats all together in one app. Plus, you can now send animated gifs and share your location.
  • Color emojis. For when words aren’t enough, the Google Keyboard now includes colorful characters to send in text messages and other communications.
  • Drag to focus and expose. An updated camera app lets you control both the focus and exposure of your photos. Simply drag your finger to set just the right exposure and focus point.

Currently ,Verizon is the only carrier to officially see the rollout to 4.4 KitKat, but Motorola mentions that they will be bringing new details about the update to other carriers and countries very soon.

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