Despite being two and a half years old, the Samsung Galaxy S3 is receiving Android 4.4.4 KitKat in South Korea.
Samsung Galaxy S3 in South Korea upgraded to KitKat:
It was only 10 months ago that the old Flagship of Samsung received an update to Android OS 4.3 Jelly Bean, but now, the Samsung Galaxy S3 in South Korea has been receiving a much welcomed update to the sweet bosom of Android 4.4.4 KitKat. The Samsung Galaxy S3 In South Korea update is happening OTA or via Kies, Samsung’s proprietary phone management software.
Given the exotic build number of E210SKSUKNI3,is slowly being distributed to all users in South Korea, Samsung’s homeland. The update brings the retired flagship phone up to date with security patches, improvements and fixes, as well as KitKat.
- Model: SHV-E210S
- Model name: GALAXY S III
- Country: South Korea
- Version: Android 4.4.4
- Changelist: 2757818
- Build date: Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:35:34 +0000
- Product Code: SKT
- PDA: E210SKSUKNI3
- CSC: E210SSKTKNI3
- MODEM: E210SKSUKNI3
There is no indication if this update will spread globally so that our readers will be able to benefit, but it’s reasonable to guess that after some testing on their home population, Samsung may well release the update to the rest of Samsung Galaxy S3 users world-wide.