1. Austin185's Avatar
    When will the at&t version of the s3 get kitkat?? I'm tired of waiting. Any chart I see shows other variants of the s3 but not at&t. Anybody know when we will see the update?

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-26-2014 06:49 PM
  2. JudH's Avatar
    I'd just as soon *never* see KK what with the new rules that cripple external sdcard usage plus the overheating problem and other problems being reported on the S4 and S5. I'm considering rooting and disabling the updater.
    05-28-2014 09:49 AM
  3. Austin185's Avatar
    Well this sucks. Guess I shall be upgrading from my s3. Was hoping for an update but that does make sense. It is true that old phones go out of date.

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-29-2014 09:30 PM
  4. sooner88's Avatar
    Might be pretty soon. The Samsung Galaxy S3 mini is coming with kitkat installed already.
    Samsung Galaxy S III mini - Pebble Blue cell phone from AT&T
    05-29-2014 11:39 PM
  5. sooner88's Avatar
    06-18-2014 01:45 PM
  6. anedge's Avatar
    KitKat being downloaded now on my AT&T S3 I747 , 358.16 MB...check for update in "About device " if you haven't got a notification. Its an OTA update, do not know if Kies has it yet. Good luck and lets hope it's a stable one. Here is the link with all the pertinent info. Samsung Galaxy S3 gets updated to KitKat on AT&T's network
    06-18-2014 02:14 PM
  7. jontalk's Avatar
    For all those that got the notice and installed it, please let us know how it performs. I'm praying they resolved the battery drain issue from other carrier versions.. Looks like it's packed with lots of cool stuff though !

    UPDATE (literal): Mine just updated too.. seems like it boots faster.. haven't noticed any major differences.. dialer looks the same as does the other apps.. Noticed a bunch of updates streamed in right after the update was completed.. So far so good. Have yet to have any problems during or after an update and made sure the battery was 100% during the update process too
    06-18-2014 03:52 PM
  8. ohbreeeezy's Avatar
    It alway gets cancel at 20% during installation. I just have root with stock recovery.
    06-18-2014 06:43 PM
  9. KCAndroid1's Avatar
    Installed this afternoon, very impressed. Looks the same, new features not obvious. But it runs fast, no lag, very smooth. And I think battery is better. A great improvement that does not require learning a whole new interface.
    06-19-2014 01:51 AM
  10. Uncle Reemus's Avatar
    Battery life is tremendously better! No problems so far

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I747 using AC Forums mobile app
    06-19-2014 09:08 AM
  11. Vas Naiker's Avatar
    Just installed. Updated without a hitch. Seems a lot more responsive.
    I have an unlocked I747
    06-19-2014 01:55 PM
  12. coolguy78240's Avatar
    Updated this am! improved battery life! more responsive! super stoked!!
    06-19-2014 06:41 PM
  13. tigerpierre's Avatar
    I installed KitKat last night. Noticed a great improvement to the battery life. More responsive!
    06-19-2014 08:09 PM
  14. phessler's Avatar
    Updated yesterday as well. So far so good!
    06-20-2014 04:06 AM
  15. SlappyMcgee's Avatar
    I updated this morning, working ok so far. Not much difference in looks. But I do not like the new location Settings thing. Just to turn on GPS is a PIA compared to the way it was.
    06-20-2014 10:04 AM
  16. Raiders76's Avatar
    The update went great. I did the factory reset, after reading how much better the phone would be. I think the battery life improved after the factory reset. I another thing I am seeing is make sure in settings that the Nearby devices is turned on when reconnecting to the pc, I was having trouble with the pc seeing the phone after the reset .
    06-21-2014 11:06 AM

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