Google announced on the official channel Android social network Google+, almost simultaneously with the owners of HTC One Google Play Edition smartphone owners Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition (version of its flagship smartphone from the Korean company’s reference platform Android, without interface TouchWiz) have already begun to updates based on Android KitKat.
Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition will be updated to a clean version of Android 4.4, and it will get all the main advantages of the new platform, including an improved camera, a number of performance optimizations, and longer battery life. In the coming days, the update should be available for download in the settings of your smartphone.
Unfortunately, the owners of the standard Galaxy S4, including a lot of programming options from Samsung, have much longer content with the old version of the platform and wait for the official update on the basis of “chocolate” version of Android.
Google introduced Android 4.4 KitKat in late October at an event in San Francisco, the main features of the new platform was to enhance the integration of services with Google, interface and performance optimization, as well as lots of smaller changes like the built-in advanced photo editor.