Android KitKat

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Android KitKat
A version of the Android operating system
Android KitKat logo.svg
Nexus 5 (Android 4.4.2) Screenshot.jpg
Android 4.4.2 KitKat running on a Nexus 5
Released to
October 31, 2013; 8 years ago (2013-10-31)
Latest release4.4.4_r2.0.1 (KTU84Q)[1] / July 7, 2014; 8 years ago (2014-07-07)
Kernel typeMonolithic Kernel (Linux Kernel)
Preceded byAndroid 4.3.1 "Jelly Bean"
Succeeded byAndroid 5.0 "Lollipop"
Support status
Screenshot of Wikipedia on an Android KitKat tablet

Android KitKat is the fourth major release of Android. KitKat focused primarily on optimizing the operating system for improved performance on entry-level devices.

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