A new smaller firmware update is now available for Samsung Galaxy S4 device, it is about of the Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware that comes with KNOX 2.0 and Kids Mode features.
The new firmware version is called I9505XXUGNE5 and it is based on Android 4.4.2 KitKat update, it will be released by OTA (Over the Air).
All that you have to do is that, you should check the device’s notification panel to download and install the latest update when it is available and send to your region.
As you probably know that the new updates released by Samsung Company for LTE Galaxy S4 device are released in phases, that’s means not all devices will receive the new Android 4.4.2 KitKat update at the same time.
According to our source the Germany is the first country that receives the new official update while others countries should follow very soon.
Another possibility to install the official OTA update is to flash the I9505XXUGNE5 firmware by using a manual step by step guide.
The new firmware comes with new features such as Kids Mode and the Samsung KNOX 2.0 security mode.
The new Kids Mode feature enabled your kids will be able to sue the device to play different games and children-oriented applications more easily than before. Moreover, the Knox 2.0 feature comes with a better secure solution for Samsung Galaxy S4 device (I9505 LTE) model.
If you have a Galaxy S4 device and you’re living in Germany than you can check for the new update starting with today. If you are from another region then all that you have to do is that to wait until the Samsung will push the new update for your device. Another possibility to check for the new update is by going through the next path: Settings> About Phone and Software Updates.
The new Android 4.4.2 KitKat Ota update file named I9505XXUGNE5 will measure around 130 MB, and our advice is that to have a stable Wi-Fi connection in order to avoid your mobile data plan.
Keep in mind that the new update is only available for the LTE model of the Samsung Galaxy S4 device and for the GSM I9500 model the new features that the new Android 4.4.2 KitKat update comes with them still has to wait.