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The Android™ Operating System is fast, intuitive, and has a familiar feel with the integration of popular Google™ services. To get more out of your Android experience you can now upgrade your device to the latest version of the Android operating system.

Find your Android handset below using the drop-down menu, then click on the appropriate 'Download' link to begin downloading your software.

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Android 4.4.x (Kit Kat) upgrades include:
Feature Benefit
Phone Dialer The new phone app automatically prioritizes your contacts based on the people you talk to the most. You can also search for nearby places and businesses, your contacts, or people in your Google Apps domain.
Camera Enhanced the "touch to focus" option with a new circular, on screen control that can be dragged by your finger around the viewfinder to adjust a photo's focus and exposure.
Hangouts With the new Hangouts app, all of your SMS and MMS messages are together in the same app, alongside your other conversations and video calls.
Just say
"Ok Google"
You don't need to touch the screen to get things done. When on your home screen* or in Google Now, just say "Ok Google" to launch voice search, send a text, get directions or even play a song.

*Currently only available on Motorola smartphones.
Emoji everywhere Sometimes words can't express how you feel. For that, there's Emoji, the colorful Japanese characters, now available on Google Keyboard.
Samsung Galaxy Note® 4 
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Android Version 4.4.4 Base Band Version:
N910R4TYU1ANJ7
With the Samsung Galaxy Note® 4 you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade, you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Samsung Galaxy S III® 
Samsung Galaxy S III


Samsung Galaxy S III
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
R530UVXUCNF3

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



With the Samsung Galaxy S III® you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade using Option 1 you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by downloading the upgrade to your PC and using your USB cable to upgrade.


Software Upgrade Page   (via Samsung's website)

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

Review the "Install Guide" for upgrading instructions. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 Mini 
Samsung Galaxy S 4 Mini
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
R890TYUBNE4

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



With the Samsung Galaxy S 4 Mini you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade, you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Samsung Galaxy Mega™ 
Samsung Galaxy Mega
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
R960TYUBNF1

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



With the Samsung Galaxy Mega you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade, you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Samsung Galaxy S® 5 
Samsung Galaxy S 5
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
G900R4VXU1ANG3
With the Samsung Galaxy S® 5 you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade, you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Samsung Galaxy Note® 3 
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
N900R4TYUCNAB

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



With the Samsung Galaxy Note® 3 you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade using Option 1 you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Samsung Galaxy Note® II 
Samsung Galaxy Note II
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
R950VXUCNE2

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



With the Samsung Galaxy Note® II you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade using Option 1 you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Samsung Galaxy S® 4 
Samsung Galaxy S4
Android Version 4.4.2 Base Band Version:
R970TYUFNF6
With the Samsung Galaxy S®4 you have two options to get this upgrade.

Option 1: Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade using Option 1 you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts

Option 2: Upgrade by using Samsung Kies and Your USB Cable.

Download Samsung Kies

  1. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable. Firmware upgrades are available only when you connect your device via USB.
  2. Open Kies. When a new version of firmware is available, you will see a notice on the Basic information tab
  3. Click Firmware upgrade to start the upgrade process.
  4. You will be taken through the backup process to preserve all of your data.
Motorola Moto X 



Motorola Moto X
Android Version 4.4.2 Build Number:
KXA20.16-1.27

Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

Requirements:

  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade

To get started follow the steps outlined below

  • Go to Settings
  • Select About Phone
  • From About Phone select System Updates
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Android 4.1.x — 4.3.x (Jelly Bean) upgrades include:
Feature Benefit
Google Now Google Now brings you just the right information at just the right time. Cards appear throughout the day at the moment you need them, and appear as a notification when they're important Learn more.
Updated Camera App An updated Camera app that lets you swipe on the viewfinder to jump directly into your Gallery of images for easy photo viewing and sharing.
Smart App Updates "Smart app updates" that let you download only the changed portions of updated applications instead of having to download the entire app every time an update rolls in.
Keyboard An updated system keyboard with better dictionaries, improved text-to-speech functionality, offline text-to-speech support, and intelligent word prediction (a la SwiftKey).
Motorola Electrify™ 2 



Motorola Electrify 2
Android Version 4.1.2 Build Number:
9.8.3O-118-14

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

Requirements:

  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade

To get started follow the steps outlined below

  • Go to Settings
  • Select About Phone
  • From About Phone select System Updates
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Motorola Electrify™ M 



Motorola Electrify M
Android Version 4.1.2 Build Number:
4.1.2.9.8.2Q-50_SLS-13

Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

Requirements:

  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade

To get started follow the steps outlined below

  • Go to Settings
  • Select About Phone
  • From About Phone select System Updates
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Samsung Galaxy Axiom™ 



Samsung Galaxy Axiom™
Android Version 4.1.2 Baseband Version:
R830VXBMB2

Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience
after you upgrade.



Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade your device you have to meet the following requirements:

  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade

To get started follow the steps outlined below

  • Go to Settings and select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Samsung Note® II 
Samsung Note II
Android Version 4.3 Base Band Version:
R950VXUBMK3

Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade your device you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1 
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1
Android Version 4.1.2 Base Band Version:
I925UVXAMD1

Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade your device you have to meet the following requirements.
  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Android 4.0.x (Ice Cream Sandwich) upgrades include:
Feature Benefit
New User Interface Android 4.0 builds on the things people love most about Android—easy multitasking, rich notifications, customizable home screens, resizable widgets, and deep interactivity—and adds powerful new ways of communicating and sharing.
Rich Web Browsing The Android Browser offers an experience that's as rich and convenient as a desktop browser. It lets users instantly sync and manage Google Chrome bookmarks from all of their accounts, jump to their favorite content faster.
Home Screen Folders New home screen folders offer a new way for you to group applications and shortcuts logically, just by dragging one onto another.
Re-Sizable Widgets You can do much more than add shortcuts—you can embed live application content directly through interactive widgets. Widgets enable you to check email, flip through a calendar, play music, check social streams, and more—right from your home screen, without having to launch apps. Widgets are resizable, so users can expand them to show more content or shrink them to save space.
LG Splendor™ 
LG Splendor
Android 4.0.4 Software Version
US73011b
 

To ensure you have the ideal experience once you have clicked on download, please go to the "Software Update" section and follow the instructions provided to upgrade your device.

Samsung Galaxy S II® 
Samsung Galaxy S II> Samsung Galaxy S II>
Android 4.0.4 Build Number
FL26
EXE: 360 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" for upgrading instructions. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Android 3.x (Honeycomb) upgrades include:
Feature Benefit
New User Interface Android 3.0 is a new version of the Android platform that is specifically optimized for devices with larger screen sizes, particularly tablets. You will see many changes that will make your tablet experience even better.
Updated Applications Many applications including the Browser, Camera and Gallery as well as Contacts and Email have been updated for a large screen device.
New System Bar A new System Bar showing the device status and notifications that will show at the bottom of the screen giving you quick access to notifications.
Quick Access to Recent Applications A Recent Apps list is now included in the system bar so you can quickly switch between applications for easy multitasking.
New Widgets New 3D experience widgets that not only provide live data, but also allow you to swipe change the size of many widgets and interact directly with the widget.
HTC Flyer™ 
HTC Flyer
Android 3.2.1 (Honeycomb) Software Number
2.29.573.3
EXE. 514 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Android 2.3.x (Gingerbread) upgrades include:
Feature Benefit
Improved Power Management Actively manage your device's performance and achieve the best possible battery life with improved power management features.
User Interface Refinements Enjoy a refined user interface that includes updated menus and settings that allow you to navigate your device with more speed and simplicity.

More Control Over Applications

Check and manage application activity quickly with new shortcuts and easy-to-read displays of running apps and the memory they are consuming.
Improved Text Interface Input and edit your text faster and more intuitively than ever with the redesigned and optimized
One-Touch Word Selection and Copy/Paste The improved text interface allows you to copy numbers, addresses, URLs and much more, then paste them anywhere quickly and easily.
Samsung Galaxy Metrix™ 4G 
Samsung Galaxy Metrix™ 4G>
Android 2.3.6 Base Band Version:
CDMA: I405.03 V.FJ04

Upgrade without having to use your USB cable.

To upgrade your device you have to meet the following requirements.

  • Your device has to be registered to a Google account
  • Your device has to be connected to Wi-Fi to download the upgrade
To get started follow the steps outlined below
  • Go to settings & select About Device
  • From About Device select Software Update
  • Select OK and follow the on screen prompts
Samsung Galaxy S® Aviator™ 
Samsung Galaxy S Aviator>
Android 2.3.6 Software Number
FL02
EXE. 261 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "Install Guide" for upgrading instructions. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
HTC Hero S™ 
HTC Hero S
Android 2.3.4 Software Number
2.12.573.7
EXE. 338 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "Install Guide" for upgrading instructions. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
HTC Wildfire S™ 
HTC Wildfire S
Android 2.3.4 Software Number
3.01.573.2
EXE. 156 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "Install Guide" for upgrading instructions. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
HTC Merge™ 
HTC Merge
Android 2.3.4 Software Number
3.20.573.2
EXE. 220 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Samsung Mesmerize™ 
Samsung Mesmerize
Android 2.3.4 Software Number
EH09

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 
Samsung Galaxy Tab
Android 2.3.5 Software Number
EJ06
EXE. 220 MB

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Android 2.2.x (Froyo) upgrades include:
Feature Benefit
Microsoft Exchange Support Fully integrated support for Microsoft Exchange (e-mail & calendar)
Adobe Flash 10.1 Support The addition of Adobe Flash to Android OS 2.2 is a major upgrade for Google's mobile platform. This new feature is going to allow users to access the vast majority of video and games on the Web to further enhance the experience they have.
Note: Certain handsets will not support Adobe Flash 10.1

Portable Hotspot

(Requires Tethering Plan)

With Android 2.2. anywhere between 5-8 users can connect to U.S. Cellular's network through the Mobile Hotspot. Being able to share a 3G Web connection with other users will undoubtedly come in handy in a professional setting when a team needs a Web connection.
Note: This feature requires a tethering plan
Google Play Updates Customers who enjoy browsing the Google Play for new applications will now enjoy the following new features:
  • The ability to save applications to the microSD card on the device. This exciting new feature is application dependent.
  • Application auto-updates. You no longer have to worry your applications will automatically be updated so you get more out of your experience.
Improved browsing experience Customers will enjoy faster downloads of web pages with Android 2.2
LG Apex™ 
LG Apex
Android 2.2.2 Upgrade Software Version
US740ZV5

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Note: The LG Apex will not support viewing of Flash media.
Samsung Acclaim™ 
Samsung Acclaim
Android 2.2 Upgrade Basedband Version
R880.0.3K.DL25

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.
Note: The Samsung Acclaim will not support viewing of Flash media.
HTC Desire™ 
HTC Desire
Android 2.2 Upgrade Software Number
2.11.573.5

To ensure you have the ideal experience please review the following materials before you upgrade your device.

  • Review the "What's New Guide" to learn about the new features you will experience after you upgrade.
  • Review the "Install Guide" that will explain the upgrade process. It will explain what you need to know before you upgrade, what will not be saved on your device, and what you will need to set-up after the upgrade.