Android News 29 January 2014 – 12:00 GMT / 07:00 EST:
- Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Available to Pre-Order in UK For £649
- The Leaked LG G Pro 2 Images Suggest Buttons Are in the Back
- HTC Rolls Out Android KitKat Update for HTC One in Select European Country
- Phones4u Launches Moto X in UK for £389.95 Off-Contract
1. Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Available to Pre-Order in UK For £649
The wave of devices with 12inches screen has just started, as Samsung began to accept pre-orders for its new premium device Galaxy Note Pro 12.2. For now, the only option for a 12inch tablet is this Note Pro device and if you live in UK, you can get yours one at £649 ($1076) promised to be shipped on February 4. This is the price for the 32GB Wi-Fi model and if you register your pre-order, you’ll also get a free Smartphone Gamepad which is a £59 worth item.
To know more about this Not-at-all affordable tablet, read: Galaxy Note PRO 12.2 Features
2. The Leaked LG G Pro 2 Images Suggest Buttons Are in the Back
A couple of days ago, LG officially announced that G Pro 2 will be unveiled sometime in February and although all the rumors are pointing at MWC in Barcelona as the host of unveiling event, but LG refused to comment more.
By the way, according to the latest leaked images from G Pro 2, we can see the power and volume buttons have moved to the back, and it seems LG is really satisfied with its new design debuted first on LG G2.
3. HTC Rolls Out Android KitKat Update for HTC One in Select European Country
We are at the end of January, and as expected and promised by HTC, the Android 4.4 KitKat is being rolled out for European HTC Ones as claimed by different users in parts of Europe including Finland, Norway, Romania, the Czech Republic, Russia, and Spain.
The update size is 308MB and based on the past experiences, if you haven’t already received the update notification, you should expect it in at most 2 weeks.
Other than Android 4.4.2, the update brings security enhancements, cloud print services, some other improvements, and in this update support of Flash Player is removed in the browser.
4. Phones4u Launches Moto X in UK for £389.95 Off-Contract
While February 1st is set as the official release of Moto X in UK, the Phones4u company is now taking orders for Moto X and according to their online store, the SIM-free price is £389.95, the Pay-as-you-go price is £379.95 and you also have the option to get the Moto X on contract from £25 per month on 3G or £29.99 on 4G.
As announced by Phones4U the White Moto X will be exclusive to the retailer for 3 months.
Go to Phones4u Store