Today marks the final chapter in the Android 4.4 KitKat update saga for the Moto X, a story that certainly packed a few surprises. We were all caught off guard when Verizon became the first carrier to push out the KitKat upgrade for the device. In fact, the Verizon variant of the Moto X actually received the first KitKat update for any OEM-skinned device, beating out even the HTC One and Galaxy S 4 Google Play edition devices and the Nexus 4.
Shortly after the Verizon variant received the KitKat goods, we saw T-Mobile and AT&T follow suit three days later, followed by US Cellular just over a week after that. At the time, we noted that Sprint’s update was still “coming soon.” And now eight days later, it has finally arrived.
The update comes in at version 13.11.3Q2.X-69-3-8, replacing the previous 13.9.0Q2.X-116-MX-17-57-1 that was released on September 25th. Along with the upgrade in Android version to 4.4, the update also brings a few Motorola-specific features that we’ve already seen in the other Moto X Android 4.4 builds This includes drag-able camera exposure controls, a revised camera app, and the new “find my phone” feature. And for those interested, the full changelog can be found at the bottom of this post.
Head over to Sprint’s update support page to learn more about the update, as well as the previous firmware revisions for the device. Once you’ve updated, be sure to let us know your thoughts in the comments below!
Full changelog for Android 4.4 on the Sprint Moto X (13.11.3Q2.X-69-3-8):