Lenovo to roll-out KitKat update for six of its smartphones in India

Lenovo S930Lenovo has announced that it will be releasing Android 4.4 KitKat update for six of its mid-range smartphones in the Indian market. The smartphones set to get this update are S930, S650, S820, S920, S660 and P780.

According to the company, the update roll-out will begin later this week and will continue in a phased manner until September.

“After rolling out updates for Vibe Z, Vibe X and S860 last month, we are now bringing Android 4.4 to six of our mid-range smartphones at various price points. These updates are poised to take the user experience of these phone to a different level. In the last two years in India, we have grown leaps and bounds launching over 18 smartphones, each addressing specific user requirement, and we aim to continue this growth trajectory with newer models and iterations,” said Sudhin Mathur, Director- Smartphone, Lenovo India.

Detailing the update, Lenovo stated the KitKat update will bring the same user-interface to the six smartphones, which is present in the company’s Vibe-series smartphones. The smartphones will also get Premium DOit apps, which include SECUREit, SHAREit, and SYNCit.

In addition, the update will come with improved application compatibility, security enhancements, bug fixes, new version of Lenovo power manager, improved battery utilisation and upgraded camera apps with more efficient autofocus and white balance capabilities.


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5 thoughts on “Lenovo to roll-out KitKat update for six of its smartphones in India

    Dave Granger

    (August 25, 2014 - 11:06 pm)

    There is no ‘system update’ option in the menu of the s660, how do I update it?

    kingsparrow

    (August 24, 2014 - 9:27 am)

    Is Android L update there for Lenovo S850 ?

    Vikash Sharma

    (July 31, 2014 - 2:58 pm)

    I have just Recieved 4.4 kitkat update for my Lenovo P780

      Sandy

      (August 8, 2014 - 3:41 pm)

      How is it working after the update?
      Any network or lag issues noted?

    Ranjith Thiru

    (July 31, 2014 - 2:24 pm)

    oh Poor K900 users :O

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