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Default Official KitKat for Canadian GS3 variants out now?

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Yes it is. KitKat is now available for the Canadian Note II and S III.
 
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It is real!

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S3 upgrade to KitKat now available to download

Now, the real question is : is the bootloader locked ?!
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Telus made their available earlier today, and Bell's is out now.

On a side note, does anyone know how to get the update on a rooted device? I just rooted mine a few weeks ago. Still running stock ROM, but nothing I've tried seems to work.
 
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On a side note, does anyone know how to get the update on a rooted device? I just rooted mine a few weeks ago. Still running stock ROM, but nothing I've tried seems to work.
Forget it, you won't be able to get it through official OTA.

Once you're rooted, your only way to update is to wait for someone to create a flashable zip of the update, flash the entire ROM by downloading from samfirmware or wait for a custom ROM.
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I hear towelroot for the s5 works with the kk update.

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Be careful using the toolkit. Its been known to brick devices and cause other problems as well.
 
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Yay. Pretty much the same as using any method I suppose. Got lucky I guess.
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Is this new bootloader is locked to prevent downgrading to another bootloader ???
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