The official Android 4.4.3 Kitkat KOT49H OTA Update file for the LG Nexus 5 is now available for download. But the 4.4.3-KTU84F-from-4.4.2-KOT49H OTA file is still unavailable.

This tutorial is for those of you that are running the stock ROM, rooted, with a custom kernel, and you want to retain root after the OTA; follow this great detailed walkthrough now:

All things you will need:

Instructions:

  1. Downloaded factory image to your PC
  2. Unzip the file to get the system.img and boot.img files
  3. Place both files into the adb folder
  4. Download and place the SuperSU-v1.80.zip on your phone’s internal storage
  5. Download and place the OTA update zip (“KOT49H from KRT16M” or “KOT49H from KOT49E”) on your phone’s internal storage
  6. Rename it to ota.zip
  7. Reboot your phone into bootloader
  8. Open command prompt from your adb folder
  9. connect USB cable, then type:
    • fastboot devices   (check the connection)
    • fastboot flash system system.img
    • fastboot flash boot boot.img
  10. Use volume and power buttons to boot into recovery (TWRP)
  11. Install ota.zip
  12. Install SuperSU-v1.80.zip
  13. Clear dalvik and cache
  14. Reboot phone

Although the latest 4.4.3-KTU84F-from-4.4.2-KOT49H OTA isn’t available for now, but we believe this guide will work on it as well.

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No a long time ago, we saw the AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint variants of the LG G2 device receive Android 4.4.2 KitKat. Finally, it’s time for the LG G2 owners on Verizon to join in on the festivities. Verizon today officially announced that device is getting the latest version of Android as well, build VS98024A.

Rolling out to customers’ handsets starting today, Android 4.4.2 brings about a host of new improvements.

Key Enhancements:

Accessibility

  • Color Adjustment has been added
  • ‘Magnification Gestures’ label is now ‘Touch Zoom’ label
  • ‘Shades’ label is now ‘Screen Shades’ label
  • ‘Captions’ have been added
  • ‘Touch and Hold Delay’ is now ‘Touch Feedback Time
  • ‘Speak Passwords’ label is now ‘Read Passwords’ label
  • ‘Power Button Ends Call’ label is now ‘Power Key Ends Call’ label
  • ‘Easy Access’ label is now ‘Accessibility Settings Shortcut’ label

The OTA Update is not available yet now. LG G2 users can use the “Verizon Software Upgrade Assistant Tool to install the update.

Plug in LG G2 to your Windows PC using a USB cable. You should be prompted to install it automatically. From there, follow all the prompts and you should be well on your way to KitKat.

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Verizon this morning announced the LG Lucid 3, a 4.7-inch, Android 4.4 smartphone available online today for free on a new 2-year contract, and $299.99 outright. It sports a quad-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon 400 processor, a 5MP rear camera, Knock Code, LTE connectivity, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal memory, and a 2,440 mAh battery.

For those of you hoping for an LG Lucid 3 on Big Red, this might be as close as you get.

SOURCE: Verizon

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