FORUMS

How to Lock and Protect Your Apps – XDA Xposed Tuesday

The smartphone revolution has passed. Everybody has mobile apps. Some of … more

Which OEM Would You Like to Help?

Most manufacturers have moments of greatness and moments of decadence, and in the past few years … more

Root T-Mobile S6/Edge on 5.1.1 Without Tripping Knox

If you purchase phones from a carrier, you may be no stranger to the difficulties … more

IonVR Coming Soon, HTC M9 Dev Edition Gets Android 5.1 – XDA TV

The HTC M9 Developer Edition has received Android 5.1. That and … more
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
18th June 2014, 01:40 PM |#2  
Senior Member
Flag Orangeville
Thanks Meter: 96
 
More
Yes it is. KitKat is now available for the Canadian Note II and S III.
18th June 2014, 01:53 PM |#3  
HiKsFiles's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Québec city
Thanks Meter: 160
 
Donate to Me
More
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 ?!
18th June 2014, 01:56 PM |#4  
Member
Thanks Meter: 8
 
More
Waiting rooted stock ROM
19th June 2014, 12:14 AM |#5  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
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.
19th June 2014, 01:21 AM |#6  
HiKsFiles's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Québec city
Thanks Meter: 160
 
Donate to Me
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by radapex

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.
19th June 2014, 02:24 AM |#7  
Laugher19's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 18
 
More
I hear towelroot for the s5 works with the kk update.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I747 using xda app-developers app
The Following User Says Thank You to Laugher19 For This Useful Post: [ View ]
20th June 2014, 07:30 AM |#8  
DocHoliday77's Avatar
Recognized Contributor
Flag HuntsVegas!!!
Thanks Meter: 6,577
 
Donate to Me
More
Be careful using the toolkit. Its been known to brick devices and cause other problems as well.
20th June 2014, 11:07 AM |#9  
TKG26's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 21
 
More
Yay. Pretty much the same as using any method I suppose. Got lucky I guess.
20th June 2014, 04:08 PM |#10  
Tornade69's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Montreal Northshore
Thanks Meter: 154
 
More
Is this new bootloader is locked to prevent downgrading to another bootloader ???
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes