Android 4.4 KitKat Features and Release Date


Previously, we have discussed about the announcement of Android 4.4 KitKat by Google. The announcement countered the all rumors regarding the release of Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie. Moreover, Google only unveiled the name of next update of Android i.e. Android 4.4 KitKat. However nothing was revealed by Android 4.4 KitKat features and release date.


Loads of gossip started about the Android 4.4. KitKat features and release date just after the announcement but still no word was made from Google regarding this. However here we bring you Android 4.4 features and release date based on our sources.

Android 4.4 KiKat Features:

Talking about the features of Android 4.4 KitKat, Android 4.4 KitKat brings essential updates and features to Android OS. Here is the list of expected Android 4.4 KitKat Features:

  • Availability of firmware for other phones
  • Better performance
  • Cloud based
  • Enhanced Gallery
  • Low Usage of battery
  • Miracast Updates
  • Modified, enhanced User Interface
  • New APIs regarding animations
  • New preset pallete colors rather than default blue
  • New Notification widgets
  • Optimization for old Android phones and tablets
  • Screen Resizing
  • Wider Network coverage


All these features definitely going to make Android 4.4 KitKat an important addition to Android OS Series. You can also have a look on the tech specs as revealed by KitKat site.


Android 4.4 KitKat Release Date:

A lot of rumors are circling regarding the Android 4.4 KitKat Release Date. Here we make you sure that Google plans to release the Android 4.4 KitKat next month i.e. October. The most expected date is 14th October. The release will be made at Google Big Bang Event. Moreover, Google plans to release new Nexus 5 featuring Android 4.4 KitKat at Google’s Big Bang Event hence continuing its tradition of releasing a new smartphone with its new Android update. Likewise, in previous October, Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 were announced featuring Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Wanna know the specs and details of new Nexus 5, go here.