Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom receiving Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update – Details

Samsung’s first camera specialised Android Smartphone, Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom receiving Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware update – Details

Samsung has been working on updating their flagships to latest Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update. Though the Samsung has decided to roll out the Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update for some of its flagships, we have been notified that Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom receiving Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update. This update is currently being rolled out in Russia and is believed to be available to remaining countries soon.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom receiving Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is the predecessor to the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom which was launched earlier this month. Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom was launched last year with 4.3-inch Super AMOLED qHD display and powered by 1.5 GHz dual-core processor coupled with 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage with expandable storage up to 64GB. It comes with 2330 mAh battery to power the unit. The Smartphone is mainly focused on camera part and sports 16 MP rear camera and 1.9 MP front facing camera.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Out-Of-The-Box and is now receiving Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update. Thought the Samsung haven’t revealed the changelog but the reports sates that it might bring some new features and Android 4.4.4 Kitkat OS to Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. Some of the features which are most probably to contain are redesigned Stats bar, full screen album art, camera shortcut on lock screen, upgraded Samsung preloaded apps, enhanced performance and wireless printing support etc.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom receiving Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update

Below is listed the firmware details:

  • Model: SM-C101
  • Model name: GALAXY S4 Zoom
  • Country: Russia
  • Version: Android 4.4.2
  • Changelist: 1972456
  • Build date: Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:08:42 +0000
  • Product Code: SER
  • PDA: C101XXUBNF4
  • CSC: C101SERBNF4
  • MODEM: C101XXUBNF4

This update is currently rolled out in Russia, so if you are a resident of Russia then update Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom to Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update, from the path “Settings > About Phone> Software Update”. After you have updated your device, do let us know your experience in the comment section. If you are from other country and have received this update then please list your country in the comment section below.