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New batches being shipped (build #311k)

19th November 2013, 10:36 PM |#1  
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So I actually posted this in the RMA thread but it just got lost in all the posts. Plus I can't find it posted anywhere else.

First two phones I had were 310k, both had faults and had to download the patch before using the phone.
My third phone is 311k, no faults and it came with KitKat preinstalled (no patch to download)

To check what build (batch) you have, look on your box where it shows the model #, imei # etc and look for S/N. The first 4 characters = build #.

I'm going to try and keep a log of all the build numbers and see if there are any changes to the phone like with the Nexus 4.

So.. so far:
310k - Need to install KitKat - Seems to have quality issues from my experience
311k - Preinstalled KitKat - Quality control seems better

This is just based off of three phones though. More information is needed.
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19th November 2013, 10:47 PM |#2  
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Mine downloaded the update at first boot, i don't have the box here right now, but i will report the build version tomorrow

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ye version 310k here too, lets see what the rma one will be, it should be here next week
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19th November 2013, 11:11 PM |#3  
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yep mine says 310k and mine updated when i turned it on.. kitkat was NOT pre installed
19th November 2013, 11:11 PM |#4  
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When mine came in the mail November 15th it already had the update patched on it straight out of the box so i guess I had the second batch. Mine is 310K
19th November 2013, 11:19 PM |#5  
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Mines 310k had to update to kit kat

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20th November 2013, 12:10 AM |#6  
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Any improvements with the camera in the newer builds? Maybe I will RMA mine...

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20th November 2013, 12:19 AM |#7  
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I got mine from sprint and it doesn't have the s/n on the box. I wonder how I could check it.

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20th November 2013, 12:38 AM |#8  
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Originally Posted by cas8180

Any improvements with the camera in the newer builds? Maybe I will RMA mine...

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Haven't noticed anything. I have both builds in my hands at the moment. 310k will be shipped back to Google tomorrow.

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I got mine from sprint and it doesn't have the s/n on the box. I wonder how I could check it.

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Did you have to install a patch before using your phone? If so its a 310k build.
20th November 2013, 12:42 AM |#9  
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Yes I had to install the 128 mb patch when the phone first turned on.

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20th November 2013, 01:06 AM |#10  
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All N5 comes with KitKat. The update wasn't from JB to KitKat!

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