I9505XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 is the latest in the series of KitKat firmware updates for the Samsung Galaxy S4 I9505. We don’t have a complete changelog of the changes made in this update, but we expect it to be just minor modifications and under-the-hood changes. A major update is only expected to come out with Android 4.4.4 or directly to the new Android L whenever it comes out. Not everyone will be able to see this firmware on Samsung KIES because of the regional difference, but you can install XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 manually on your phone. This update is primarily for the European region (Germany). We have posted the manual firmware file for installation with a complete tutorial / guide as well: How to Update Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 to XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware. This Android 4.4.2 build XXUGNG8 firmware is an unbranded firmware, which means anyone with an unlocked Galaxy S4 I9505 can easily install this. Galaxy S4 LTE XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware update can be downloaded along with the complete tutorials from the links below.
As you read further, we have tutorial links of how to install XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505 using ODIN. You do not need to have a rooted phone or custom recovery (CWM Recovery / TWRP) since we are using ODIN which is way better than depending on a custom recovery (CWM recovery). Continue reading below for more updates and tutorials on the latest I9505XXUGNG8 firmware.
I9505XXUGNG8 Firmware Details
Here are the firmware details of I9505XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 for Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE I9505:
Model name: GALAXY S4 LTE
Version: Android 4.4.2
Build date: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:32:22 +0000
Product Code: XME
Download Android 4.4.2 XXUGNG8 for Galaxy S4 LTE: Download Android 4.4.2 XXUGNG8.
Need help installing the above given manual XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 firmware file? Following are the links to help you out on how to install this firmware using our complete guide with all the needed steps.
We have even mentioned this in our tutorial a number of times, but please make sure you backup all your data before going ahead with the tutorial. Check out the tutorials below:
- Firmware Tutorial: How to Install XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 on Galaxy S4 I9505 LTE KitKat Official Firmware.
- Root Tutorial: How to Root Galaxy S4 I9505 with XXUGNG8 Android 4.4.2 KitKat Official Firmware.
Other than these guides, if you need help with installation or run into any issues — please drop us a commend below and we’ll help you out ASAP.
For those interested, also check out the following Galaxy S4 related articles:
- Install ClockworkMod Recovery: How to Install ClockworkMod Recovery on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505.
- Install TWRP Recovery: How to Install TWRP Recovery on Galaxy S4 LTE I9505.
- Recovery Mode: How to Enter Recovery Mode on Galaxy S4.
- Try KitKat on PC: How to Try and Install Android 4.4.2 KitKat on Computer – Complete Guide.
- Custom ROMs: For a complete collection of Samsung Galaxy S4 custom ROMs, click here!