Motorola pushing out Android 4.4.4 on a variety of devices globally

Motorola pushing out Android 4.4.4 on a variety of devices globally
Motorola has posted a current look at the updates that are currently being pushed out to its handsets, in various regions. Because many of these devices have skipped Android 4.4.3 to go to Android 4.4.4, the update brings a new dialer (originally found in Android 4.4.3), and allows those taking a video to stop filming, and resume where they left off. Speaking of the camera, the update also offers enhanced image quality for still pictures. And with enhanced security for OpenSSL, you are less likely to be bothered by the Heartbleed vulnerability.

Android 4.4.4 is right now being pushed out for the Motorola Moto G in Brazil and India. The Motorola Moto E is receiving the same update in Brazil, France, Canada and the Asian Pacific market. In the U.S., Motorola says that it is in the process of updating the Motorola DROID Ultra to Android 4.4.4.

No mention was made of the Motorola DROID MAXX and Motorola DROID Mini, both of which are supposedly part of a soak test of Android 4.4.4 being sent out to members of the Motorola Feedback Network. Once the test is concluded, both models will be added to the list of the manufacturer's handsets that are receiving the Android 4.4.4 update.


source: Motorola via AndroidCentral

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16 Comments

1. LoveHater

Posts: 234; Member since: Oct 09, 2013

Moto ,FTW Hoping to see L as soon as possible ,,, Samy,Sony,Lg,Htc keep dreaming

3. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

HTC said 90 days after Google releases the source code and I'm pretty sure the Note 4 will come with Android L right out of the gate.

5. Shatter

Posts: 2036; Member since: May 29, 2013

Android L will hopefully kill the traditional design of touchwiz and bring something new.

9. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

ICS pushed Samsung to come up with the Nature UX, I expect another revision with L. Maybe they'll announce it with the Note 4.

11. WahyuWisnu

Posts: 1001; Member since: May 29, 2014

You will be surprised to see touchwiz-ed version of L

8. Feanor

Posts: 1410; Member since: Jun 20, 2012

Unlikely if Note 4 comes at IFA as usual. Android L won't be out until October - November and Samsung needs to skin it on top too.

17. g2a5b0e unregistered

I agree with Feanor, Smurf. Android L would have to already be out right now for Samsung to properly test & integrate it with Touchwiz. From what I understand, L will not release until September at the very earliest. The Note 4 usually debuts in September. The only way it could have L is if they went stock on it. We both know that won't happen.

4. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

"Samy,Sony,Lg,Htc keep dreaming" Android 4.4.4 update is already out for certain Sony and Google Nexus devices and as far as I know HTC soon will be updating if not done yet (HTC One M8 and M7 Google Play Edition already updated to Android 4.4.4). So keep trolling...

14. RandomUsername

Posts: 808; Member since: Oct 29, 2013

Sony? Really? I already have 4.4.4 and I'm sure we will get 5.0 shortly after release.

2. palmguy

Posts: 986; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

I like my Moto X :)

7. troutsy

Posts: 383; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

Since I've updated to 4.4.4 my signal strength has been dreadful.... hopefully it's just a coincidence :-(

12. needa

Posts: 205; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

signal strength goes down when it warms up outside.especially for those in low signal areas. maybe that is the issue.

10. younger06

Posts: 15; Member since: Apr 06, 2014

Is my Moto X going to get this??

13. Blaz86

Posts: 22; Member since: Dec 08, 2010

My Moto X xt1052 is stepchild ... :(

15. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

SONY/SAMSUNG/LG/HTC needs to learn from MOTOROLA if they want to keep their consumers happy. Wish i could of gotten the X PHONE but I couldn't wait any longer. may be when my Z1 dies I'll buy the X1

16. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

Verizon doesn't even sell the Droid Ultra in stores anymore. They've replaced it with a Maxx 16 GB. So there's no reason they would update the Ultra and hold out on the other Droids.

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