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By jazzespresso, Senior Member on 18th February 2014, 05:11 PM
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This indeed good news for Note 8.0 owners!

http://www.androidpolice.com/2014/02...coming-months/

http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/18/samsung-kitkat-us/

Offical Samsung PR release note:

http://www.samsungmobileuspress.com/...es-and-Tablets


EDIT 5/12/2014:

Update Official 4.4.2 Firmware Releases:


================================================== ===========
Model: GT-N5100
Model name: GALAXY Note 8.0
Country: Poland
Version: Android 4.4.2
Changelist: N/A
Build date: Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000
Product Code: XEO
PDA: N5100XXDND8
CSC: N5100OXADND8
MODEM: N5100XXDND8
Download: http://samsung-updates.com/details/2...100XXDND8.html
================================================== ===========

EDIT 5/19/2014:

Update Official 4.4.2 Firmware Releases:


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Model: GT-N5110
Model name: GALAXY Note 8.0 Wi-Fi
Country: United Kingdom
Version: Android 4.4.2
Changelist: N/A
Build date: Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000
Product Code: BTU
PDA: N5110XXDNE1
CSC: N5110OXADNE1
MODEM: N5110XXDNE1
Download: http://www.sammobile.com/firmwares/3/?download=29611
================================================== ===========
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18th February 2014, 05:21 PM |#2  
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Originally Posted by jazzespresso

This indeed good news for Note 8.0 owners!

http://www.androidpolice.com/2014/02...coming-months/

http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/18/samsung-kitkat-us/

Offical Samsung PR release note:

http://www.samsungmobileuspress.com/...es-and-Tablets

Guess I'll keep this thing around a little while longer
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18th February 2014, 05:29 PM |#3  
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Guess I'll keep this thing around a little while longer

I like my Note 8.0, its hardware specs still very good...once we get 4.4.2, I am sure it will be even better!
a couple weeks, I am sure Samsung will push 4.4.2 update
only thing is rooting 4.4.2 is going to be quite challenging because of darn Knox that comes with it...
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I wonder how long it'll take for us Canadians to get it... lol
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Cannot wait for uk version,not worried about rooting atm, well chuffed.

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Cannot wait for uk version,not worried about rooting atm, well chuffed.

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i'm waiting too... i can't anyway root it, i need it unrooted to keep using skygo on it
at least until there will be a way to use sky go with root
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My guess is we won't see it till about the end of March or so. And if its carrier branded the even later but if its At&t the I doubt the note 8 will see it at all since they block alot of Samsung stuff

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Doesn't 4.4.2 limit write access to external SD cards? This is bad news for non root users!
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Doesn't 4.4.2 limit write access to external SD cards? This is bad news for non root users!

where did you get this nonsense info?
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My guess is we won't see it till about the end of March or so. And if its carrier branded the even later but if its At&t the I doubt the note 8 will see it at all since they block alot of Samsung stuff

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carrier branded tablets probably see it much later than wi-fi international version.
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