Speaking of cons of Android Kitkat 4.4.2, my phone will auto restart in some occasion heavy usage, it happen when i ran thru Antutu benchmark.
Well, the white color notification actually is not my taste of liking, I like the previous color notification icon.
The web browser is improved, with new 3D look on multi web tab, and much faster.
The IR blaster Watch On apps is upgraded, with more brand support, even supporting air conditioner control.
Group play feature also is improved with now support video file group play.
Camera now with a new continous burst snap for 20 image, something that is available on original S4, but not on S4 active, still don't have dual shot feature though.
Battery life is improved.
S4 Active User, 16 Jun 2014My colleague even thought I put the physical button on the phone myself. This is just a cool p... moreEven it was tested by one of my colleague when he placed it in rain and it proved its water proof nature. The bad thing about unique phone is that accessories r nt available, nt even simple things like screen protector. Yet its cool
erik2190, 01 Jul 2014I have a Galaxy Note N8000 and it will be a waste if I upgrade it to Kitkat. Read a lot of neg... moreman, update is already aavailable in your country as my friend says. Just check it via OTA (over the air).
I have a Galaxy Note N8000 and it will be a waste if I upgrade it to Kitkat. Read a lot of negative comments about it. Tsk. Now the only thing that excites me is having my S4 Active a Kitkat upgrade. Looks like a lot of people are amazed by the upgrade. Just wondering when will it come to Philippines. Hmmm....
Check my YouTube channel I already updated to KitKat check the what I got new features on s4 active. My channel is LahiruHLG
does anybody know when i will get kitkat update in balcan countries,bosnia or croatia??
a1111, 23 Jun 2014s4 active or note 3 neo?
plz answerFor sure getting S4 Active is better.
note 3 neo has bigger screen, amoled, but lower resolution. S Pen.
If possible, get the LTE-A version of S4 Active, which has the same spec with regular Note 3.
a1111, 23 Jun 2014s4 active or note 3 neo? plz answerfor me, samsung galaxy s4 active, if you want note 3 neo the good one is normal note 3.. samsung galaxy note 3 n sm-9005 super smartphone.
jakir, 23 Jun 2014dont you read it? He's from Malaysia.wasn't there when i read this ofc :)
great hopefully we get it soon in egypt !
Yes, I'm from country Malaysia.
The update stated the software upgrade release date is 6 June 2014.
The update file size download is around 720MB.
The update is made from OTA (over the air). Just go to Setting> More>About device> Software Update> Update
S4 Active User, 22 Jun 2014Just get software update as well. Android 4.4.2, kitkat. Minor interface change, icon remai... morewhy the heck you guys keep your countries secretly !! should've tell us which countries received the update !
Just get software update as well.
Android 4.4.2, kitkat.
Minor interface change, icon remain the same.
But phone get faster.
Antutu benchmark score get 29435 (up 7000++, where previously around 22000++)
Benchmark not tell everything, still remain can move apps to sd card.
I just received kitkat update from my S4 Active today and all I can say is its "AWESOME". Its worth the wait, no problems ever encountered.
savi525, 20 Jun 2014Hi I'm having a issue in my phone, the phone is shutting down all of a sudden when the battery... moreYou need to replace your battery.
Make sure to charge the phone on its original charger and not only the USB via a laptop or other USB enabled device.
savi525, 20 Jun 2014Hi I'm having a issue in my phone, the phone is shutting down all of a sudden when the battery... moreyou may try bringing it to the samsung service center and have it fixed there.
Hi I'm having a issue in my phone, the phone is shutting down all of a sudden when the battery is about 30%, when i switch on the phone it doesn't switch on then I have to connect a charger charge it and it switches on after thatbut the battery is showing 0% and charging then I removed the battery and again fixed it and switched it on then the phone switches on without any issue and battery shows back previous 30%,please what could be the problem, any suggestions?
this phone is amazing,i have it since last wednesday,battery lasts one day when i use it frequently,like any other android device,i get 27600 in antutu benchmark,12800 in quadrant,display is superb,camera is good,its not 13 mpx but i take brilliant pictures with it,speaker is loud because loudness astonished me,lots of sensors,voice command,i play hard graphich games without laggs,i am really contended for now