How to Update Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android KitKat 4.4.2

Guys if you have Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505 and you are looking to update it to new Android version i.e Android 4.4 KitKat. And you still did not get its official update. But if you want to taste the S4 Google Edition of Android 4.4 KitKat. You can do it with this easy tutorial to update Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android KitKat 4.4.

Main Features And Specification Of Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500

  • S Translator
  • Dual Shot
  • Recording
  • Smart Scroll
  • Samsung WatchON
  • Slimmer Yet Stronger
  • Smart Pause
  • Group Play: Music Sharing
  • Air View or Air Gesture
  • Optical Reading
  • ChatON: Dual Video Call

Before We Start Installing Android 4.4 KitKat On Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500

  • Your Phone Must Be rooted and you must install latest CWM before you flash. Read our rooting Guide.
  • Your Phone must be 80% charge at least.
  • You must backup all your important data.
  • USB Debugging must be On in your device ( To turn it on navigate to Settings>>Manage Application>>Development>>USB Debugging ).
  • Samsung Galaxy drivers must be installed on your PC

Downloads to Update Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android 4.4 Kitkat

Download the latest release of Google Edition of 4.4.2 for S4

How to Update Samsung Galaxy S4 I9500 to Android KitKat 4.4.2

1. Connect your Galaxy S4 to your PC via USB cable and transfer the downloaded files to Sd card. Disconnect the USB when done.
2. Now Power off your Galaxy S4.
3. Reboot it into recovery mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Home Button + Power Key, release it when recovery screen appears.
4. Now select the Wipe Data and Cache.
5. Now choose Install Zip from External SD. Chose the downloaded .zip file.
6. Wait for some time. Reboot your Phone.
You have successfully installed the Google Edition of 4.4.2. To check it navigate to Settings>>About Phone. And check your Android version.
If you need any help you can post your comment below.
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