Join us on Telegram | Early Samsung Black Friday deals, check them out right now!

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

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


Last updated: May 1st, 2014 at 08:55 UTC+01:00

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.

Source | Via

Firmware Galaxy SIIISPH-L710
Load 38 comments

You might also like

Galaxy S III seen running Android 4.3

We told you last week about a rumour that Samsung might skip the Android 4.2.2 version for Android 4.3 and going by the latest leak, it might be for real. Someone from Samsung R&D India has spilled the beans to Temefy by leaking a screen shot of the Android 4.3 update running on Galaxy S […]

  • By Kunal G.
  • 9 years ago

Samsung’s Wallet app launches in Korea

Samsung Electronics releases Samsung Wallet, payment settlement application optimized for mobile environment, on the 22nd that users can safely and conveniently pay money online once their credit card is registered. Smart phone users can simplify the safe settlement process with OTP (One Time Password) certification after the credit card number and PIN number are registered.

  • By Danny Dorresteijn
  • 10 years ago