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Android 4.4.2 Rolling Out to Nexus 5 and Nexus 7, Possibly More (Updated)

nexus 7 4.4.2 update

We received a report a moment ago from a reader who was notified to update his Nexus 7 (2012) to Android 4.4.2 (build KOT49H). We’re still awaiting more info from him, but a user on reddit and another on XDA also are confirming the arrival of yet another update.

We should point out that Sprint support is showing that the Nexus 5 is due an update to build KRT49H (pretty sure it’s KOT49H) today, which is a build we have yet to see. The Nexus 5 just received its Android 4.4.1 update last week as build KOT49E

Sprint lists the changelog as being:

  • Fix for clearing the VM Indicator
  • Fix for delivery of the VM Indicator
  • Various additional software fixes
  • Security enhancements

UPDATE:  Screenshot added. The update is indeed rolling out as KOT49H (Android 4.4.2).

UPDATE 2:  Here is the Nexus 5 direct OTA update link. [Download Link]

UPDATE 3:  We now have reports of the Nexus 7 (2013) and Nexus 4 receiving the update as well.

UPDATE 4:  Here is the Nexus 4 direct OTA update link. [Download Link]

UPDATE 5:  Here is the Nexus 7 (2013) OTA update link. [Download Link]

UPDATE 6:  Here is the Nexus 10 direct OTA update link. [Download Link]

Via:  reddit | XDA | Sprint
Cheers Andrew and KPunk!
  • Niels Kristian Bitsch

    I received KOT49H pushed to my Nexus 5 yesterday.. It seems to have improved the camera focus issue radically..

  • Adam Buff

    Still not a single update 4.4.1 or .2 on my 2013 n7 LTE or n5

  • devaughn currie

    Using Blutooth and WiFi at the same time is now broken again was fixed in 4.4 broke again in 4.4.2. Has only work correctly in 4.2 and 4.4

  • Hawk888

    Just got my 4.2.2 on my OG Nexus 7 as well.

  • Bry

    Just got 4.4.2 ota in the UK