AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 (T217A) has started receiving the 4.4.2 via Over the Air OTA update. The 4.4.2 software upgrade dubbed with firmware build number T217AUCUCNG2 have been released on 9th of October it is still being rolled out to AT&T Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 users. The 4.4.2 update has a redesigned user’s interface and also brings several applications support.
Here are the changes of the 4.4.2 (UCUCNG2) OTA update addressed by AT&T;
• Android 4.4.2 (Kitkat)
• Wireless printing
• Video player closed captioning
• Beats Music preloaded
• performance enhancements
Technical Details of 4.4.2 OTA Update T217AUCUCNG2
• Android version: 4.4.2
• Baseband version: T217AUCUCNG2
• Build number: KOT49H.T217AUCUCNG2
To update your Galaxy Tab 3 T217A to Android 4.4.2 you need a strong Wi-Fi connection and then simply tap Settings > scroll to and tap About device > Software update > Check for updates > OK. Just make sure that you have tablet beings recharge and don’t forget to do some back up on all of your important files stored from your tablets internal memory. You can use Samsung Kies 3 for an easy back of data from your Tab 3 to your computer and or to your Samsung account.
Software update usually being rolled out in stages, lucky users will get an update early while others will need to wait for a while until there is a vacant slot. Phase by phase releases of software update will get rid of clogging the server when everyone will try to update at the same time. Just also make sure that your device has not been modified nor rooted or else you will just waste your time on waiting as you might only end-up into software update failure that says something like “Software update failed! Your device has been modified” error.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 4.4.2 software update has been seen rolled out on several variants few months ago, including Sprint Galaxy Tab 3 T217S and the unbranded U.S. Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 WiFi T210R . However, there was this issue arises surrounding the Facebook apps that keep on crashing. Facebook might already aware of it and update the apps to worked properly on Galaxy Tab 3’s 4.4.2 update because any 3rd-party apps are not part of Samsung nor any network providers rresponsibility to resolve it.