Top 10 Android 4.4 KitKat Features! - Page 2

5. Contacts are now Prioritized with Android 4.4. KitKat.  Your phone will quickly recognize the phone number you call the most and show up first on your contacts main screen.

4. KitKat brings you enhanced Caller ID.  When there’s no caller ID from the caller, Google will search its own search results and find a caller ID related with the number.  This will be handy when banks call you from the mid-west, I would find this new feature handy if Caller ID listed it as bank so I don’t have to pick up calls from telemarketers.

3. Now your album or movie cover art will be used automatically as background for your lockscreen.  This will work great for listening to music on Pandora or watching movies through ChromeCast.

2. KitKat now offers a new, enhanced photo editor on Gallery app that will allow you to edit your photos better with lots of filters, saturation, contrast, exposure, etc…etc…

1. Tap & Pay – You can choose which app to use for NFC payment such as Google Wallet.

Overall, KitKat is the latest and greatest from the people at Mountain View, California that offer a better memory management system with reduced memory footprint, meaning better overall performance of your Android device in the long term.

For those of you looking to upgrade to KitKat, simply wait for it if you have any of the newer devices or you can also root and install a custom ROM if there’s one available for your device.

Here’s the ROMs I used in this video:

Android 4.4 KitKat ROM for Nexus 4

Android 4.4 KitKat ROM for Galaxy Nexus

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19 Responses

  1. alvaro says:

    Can u say what rom is runing your nexus 4

  2. Craszh says:

    Hope they port for galaxy note i717 soon can’t wait to try it. I did tried to install it on my phone from one of the site and kind of messed my phone and had to unroot and re-root my phone. Now it working find so far running Liquid Smooth. Battery life is not so great.

  3. lumdy says:

    pls can it be installed on samsung galaxy mega duo sim

  4. igor ramon says:

    any idea if there shall be an update for the galaxy tab 10.1 p7510, or any compatible ROM? i have one and hope it gets snappy with 4.4!

  5. ADRIAN-JAG says:

    Hello. I live in Argentina
    I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 with Operator Personal-(Telecom).
    I Like to update to android 4.4 KitKat for Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9500).
    What I Need?
    Please write me in Spanis

  6. ADRIAN-JAG says:

    Hello. I live in Argentina
    I have a Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9500 with Operator Personal-(Telecom).
    I Like to update to android 4.4 KitKat for Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9500).
    What I Need?
    Please Send me or Teach me the Steps for update to Android 4.4 KitKat
    Please write me in Spanish

  7. rb says:

    Is wifi direct working in this rom?

  8. Michael says:

    If I get OTA 4.4 update on Sprint Note 2 can I then root and install Macks All Star v5?

  9. Ceda says:

    Do I nead gapps for this rom or no

  10. elishablaize says:

    pls can it b installed on htc evo 3d device

  11. stacy says:

    I have tmobile galaxy s4 ,,,other day rooted with google rom and it crashed and burned the phone it loaded and everything failed, then i triedhe rest and phone did go to boot loop ,,,so did exchange id like to know what i did wrong why it failed it looked so cool the google edition rom,,, phones been wiped so hopefully i wont have to pay guarentee but prob will not a newbi to modding phones,,, just this one lol I do have red writing ontop of logo screen which i cant read would land google battery signal instead of the tmobile,,, how can i completely wipe those two last features ?

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