Samsung releases KitKat kernel source code for Sprint’s Galaxy SIII

Although Sprint announced in the month of March that its version of the Galaxy SIII would make the switch to Android 4.4.2 KitKat, there wasn’t any mention as to when it might occur. Users eagerly awaiting the update might not have to wait too long, as Samsung released the KitKat kernel source code for Sprint’s Galaxy SIII (SPH-L710). The build number is L710VPUDND8, and in addition to KitKat, this update will feature the Linux 3.4 kernel. There is usually a delay of a week between the release of the kernel source code from the time the carrier starts rolling out the OTA, so it is possible that Sprint Galaxy SIII users will be able to make the switch to Android 4.4.2 KitKat sometime next week. However, it is also likely that this particular build might take more time before it is available to users as we haven’t seen any test builds of the firmware yet.

Head over to the source link below to download the kernel source files.

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vnonalawady
1 year 10 months ago

thankyou fine

gsmumar
2 years 23 days ago

S3 official update kitkat 4.4.2 date tell me y this long dilay

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kirk0209
2 years 1 month ago

and galaxy s3 sgh-i747m ?

mostmaz73
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9300

carlosbtbt
2 years 1 month ago

Galaxy S3 i9300 has been updated,but not to KitKat,the update is 30 mb Android 4.3,my galaxy S3 in Spain is now with Android 4.3,and i think it will be the last update.

mahmoudibrahim
2 years 1 month ago

Update i9300 or we will go to apple phone

mahmoudibrahim
2 years 1 month ago

If samsung not update gt i9300 i will never buy samsung again

KSC
2 years 1 month ago

What about S3mini GT-i8190 ??

maiko03
2 years 1 month ago

please help. may i know what’s the problem i keep on getting a corrupted .zip file.

trolloface
2 years 1 month ago

And n7100 in kk update still have 3.0.31 kernel. Joke?????

Paulo1024
2 years 1 month ago

I want android 4.4 on my galaxy S3 GT-i9300
If sammy don´t update my s3, i will never buy a samsung mobile phone anymore
I don´t care about KNOX because i know s3 only have a 1gb of ram
please samsung take it in consideration

nakedweapon
2 years 1 month ago

Nothing to ask for… Obiously galaxy s3 i9300 1gb ram will not get update to kitkat, only galaxy s3 2gb ram will get…

gagaraz
2 years 1 month ago

GT-i9506 Galaxy S IV 4G+ When will Kitkat available for this s4 i9506 Please update asap

gtone339
2 years 1 month ago

Good, but we need 4.4.2 Kitkat news on the international version of the GSIII (GT-I9300).

mostmaz73
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9300

fshost
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9300??

lkofod1234
2 years 1 month ago

what about my butt?

mutaman
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9300??

mutaman
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9300??

jaypur
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9305?

alastairgreen_Nexus
2 years 1 month ago

Maybe, because GT-I9300 does not have 2GB ram

badboys27
2 years 1 month ago

What about Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 ??

lkofod1234
2 years 1 month ago

what about my butt?

golden01
2 years 1 month ago

What about Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 ??

lkofod1234
2 years 1 month ago

what about my butt?

montaser2013
2 years 1 month ago

Ibutt

montaser2013
2 years 1 month ago

i am sure your butt powered by ios

lrojasma
2 years 1 month ago

Funny as hell jajajaja

idell
2 years 1 month ago

Is this update release for GT-I9300 S3?

idell
2 years 1 month ago

I think GT-I9300 wont get update 4.4.2

blackcat67
2 years 1 month ago

Hello, we will keep you updated as soon as we have offcial information about this topic. We hope to be back with news soon. Thanks you and have a good day!

lkofod1234
2 years 1 month ago

what about my butt?

xobyx
2 years 1 month ago

At the last

idell
2 years 1 month ago

What about Galaxy S3 GT-I9300??

blackcat67
2 years 1 month ago

Hello, we will keep you updated as soon as we have offcial information about this topic. We hope to be back with news soon. Thanks you and have a good day!

pizzaman
2 years 1 month ago

It might just be that the i9300 with 1gb won’t get the update and the versions with 2gb do get the update.

t-shock
2 years 1 month ago

Galaxy S4 mini 4.4.2 update ???

martinskirsis
2 years 1 month ago

Yeah… at last. :)

 
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