11-27-2013 01:37 PM
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  1. Illustrator Joe's Avatar
    The OTA for both Nexus 7s have started pushing. I have heard of plenty of 2013 owners receiving the OTA. But no word from any 2012 owners. Just curious if their is anyone with the 2012 model who has gotten the OTA and how 4.4 is running on the OG Nexus 7 ;-)

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    11-14-2013 10:29 PM
  2. zedorda's Avatar
    I side-loaded my update from the google servers. Android Police also have a mirror.

    http://www.androidpolice.com/2013/11...update-krt16o/
    11-14-2013 10:37 PM
  3. markkelley's Avatar
    Couldn't wait. Side-loaded. It was pretty simple.

    Sent from my SCH-I545 using Tapatalk
    11-14-2013 10:39 PM
  4. warthog293's Avatar
    I sideloaded it but haven't gotten to really play around with it. From the little bit that I did mess with it it seems to of gotten a lot smoother. I was having lots of lag before the sideload, but now I haven't found any lag.

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    11-15-2013 12:37 AM
  5. ohyeahar's Avatar
    Sideloaded it. Performance does appear to be better. But Ill need more time on it to really see.
    I find it silly that it doesnt include the Google Experience Launcher. I sideloaded that as well. Works quite well. I really like the transparent status and nav bars. Cant wait for devs to work this into the other apps.
    Its a much better experience than on the N4 where the grid size is restricted to 4x4. On the N7, the grid size is 6x6.
    Illustrator Joe likes this.
    11-15-2013 04:46 AM
  6. frankenhooker's Avatar
    The performance on my unit seems a lot better, it's smoother and the few niggling bugs I had seem to of been ironed out, I haven't had a dropped WiFi signal since running 4.4.

    Cosmetically, the GEL 3.1.8 update turns it into a different device. The translucent panels, fonts and wallpapers are very pleasing to the eye. The 'okay Google' feature seems to work well, but I'm not sure how much I'll use it.

    The battery seems to be running down quicker, but that could be because I'm playing with it more.

    If you're comfortable sideloading, I'd go ahead and do it. It appears to be a solid update.
    Illustrator Joe and milliman like this.
    11-15-2013 04:57 AM
  7. Dazzabird77's Avatar
    Nothing here yet on my nexus 7.....1st gen

    Anybody had there's ?

    Wonder how they are managing the output.....
    11-15-2013 05:44 AM
  8. Illustrator Joe's Avatar
    I could side load it, but just out of curiosity I think i will wait and see when I get the OTA and report back.

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    11-15-2013 06:44 AM
  9. NexusGirlX's Avatar
    Gotta wait, have the cellular version. Can't sideload on it.
    11-15-2013 09:31 AM
  10. tmx31415's Avatar
    Nothing yet in Detroit.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using AC Forums mobile app
    11-15-2013 01:10 PM
  11. kirk0625's Avatar
    I haven't got it yet here in Wichita, and I've never sideloaded an update before.
    11-15-2013 01:16 PM
  12. canuck68's Avatar
    Nothing yet in Canada
    11-15-2013 02:21 PM
  13. metulmykul's Avatar
    Nothing here in Brisbane, Australia
    11-15-2013 05:33 PM
  14. junebug72's Avatar
    Nothing here in upstate new york.

    Sent from my SPH-L900 using AC Forums mobile app
    11-15-2013 05:42 PM
  15. dc9super80's Avatar
    Nothing here in Mexico. I got 4.3 very quickly but this time it seems as though I am at the back of the line...

    Tapatalking on the N7....
    11-15-2013 05:44 PM
  16. Illustrator Joe's Avatar
    Nothing yet in Detroit.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using AC Forums mobile app
    Ya I am in Grand Rapids Mi and nothing here.

    Posted via Android Central App
    11-15-2013 05:59 PM
  17. Illustrator Joe's Avatar
    Wow nothing yet anywhere... Besides sideloaders

    Posted via Android Central App
    11-15-2013 06:00 PM
  18. hichris123's Avatar
    Nothing here in Indiana either.
    11-15-2013 07:06 PM
  19. Flexusen's Avatar
    Nothing in Sweden, and what's sideloading?
    11-15-2013 07:49 PM
  20. hichris123's Avatar
    Nothing in Sweden, and what's sideloading?
    Sideloading is when you download the OTA on your computer, and then 'sideload' the update onto your device.
    11-15-2013 07:53 PM
  21. sushiguy732's Avatar
    Noting in N.J. either. Honestly I don't think it goes out by region. It has to do with the internal address of the unit. It would be nice if we get it over the weekend but I think it will be next week at this point.
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    11-15-2013 07:54 PM
  22. 7nexus7's Avatar
    Nothing in Arizona. I'm sort of disappointed.

    Posted via Android Central App
    11-15-2013 08:02 PM
  23. talonsmith's Avatar
    Also in NJ and wanted my Kit Kat bar. Nothing so far.
    11-15-2013 08:05 PM
  24. KevLar72's Avatar
    I have the Nexus7 2nd Gen 2013 and the Nexus10. No Kit Kat in site ...
    I do keep looking for it tho .. I'm too lazy to sideload . Lol
    11-15-2013 08:06 PM
  25. jabwtv's Avatar
    No update for me
    11-15-2013 08:26 PM
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