Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005 Firmware Update

Galaxy Note 3 N9005 4.4.2 KitKat Update N9005XXUENA7

There is a new Android 4.4.2 KitKat update rolling out for the international Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N9005) and comes in firmware build version numbers N9005XXUENA7.  This is the second official 4.4.2 KitKat build released after the successful  rolled out of the  first 4.4.2 KitKat update ‘N9005XXUENA6’ last month.  Though, Samsung was already started rolling it out but mostly only those users under mobile network operators contract in Europe countries has enjoyed it first and not everyone fully covered or received this 4.4.2 update on their Galaxy Note 3. This is also similarly happens to the ‘Exynos based’ international Galaxy Note 3 (SM-N900) receiving the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update last month,  while in the United States and Canada Galaxy Note 3 variants there are no signs of the 4.4.2 Kitkat update yet.

Here are the official changelog of 4.4.2 update ((N9005XXUENA7):
Note 3 N9005XXUENA7 4.4.2 KitKat update
– Software Update to 4.4.2 (KitKat OS)
– Music Album Art is displayed on the lockscreen with music playback.
– it has been added a new start setting menu.
(Start-up screen, SMS
– Camera shortcut added in the lockscreen.
Security Enhancement and Stability Update.

* Some changes may depend on the country or the mobile network operators.
* After the update, you can not revert to the previous software version due to an update of the safety guidelines.

Firmware build details of the 4.4.2 KitKat update (N9005XXUEDNA7):
Device name: Samsung Galaxy Note III (Snapdragon)
Country: Germany
Carrier: T-Mobile
Model number: SM-N9005
Android Version: 4.4.2
PDA: N9005XXUENA7
CSC: N9005DTMENA2
MODEM: N9005XXUENA2
Build date: Sat, 11 Jan 2014

The 4.4.2 KitKat update also includes new security enhancements, which is now added with a more tightened security framework. There are some changes you will also noticed in the status bar icons like the battery power capacity is shown in white which unlikely before it was green. We’e already seen this changes from the first released firmware build N9005XXUENA6 and we have found no other differences yet.

Here are the list of countries and or network operators which we believed received this N9005XXUENA7 4.4.2 KitKat update. You may update your Galaxy Note 3 through over-the-air  or OTA update or by using Kies 3 while connecting your Note 3 onto your computer.

Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005 4.4.2 KitKat Update (N9005XXUENA7)

Country | Carrier Availability
These data are for the specific firmware build N9005XXUENA7 4.4.2 KitKat Update only (if your country/carrier is unavailable you may also check to the next update or take a look from the Previous Update 4.4.2 KitKat N9005XXUENA6Next Update 4.4.2 KitKat N9005XXUENB3
Europe
Austria
Austria (3 Hutchison)
Austria (T-Mobile)Yes!
Austria (A1)
Belgium
Belgium (Proximus)
Belgium (Base KPN)
Belgium (Mobistar)
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH Telecom)
Bosnia and Herzegovina (HT Eronet)
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Telekom Srpske)
Bulgaria
Bulgaria (Glubol)
Bulgaria (Mtel)
Bulgaria (Vivacom)
Croatia
Croatia (Hrvatski Telekom)Yes!
Croatia (Tele2)
Croatia (Vivacom)
Czech Republic
Czech Republic (O2)
Czech Republic (T-Mobile)Yes!
Czech Republic (Vodafone)
Denmark
Denmark (TDC)
Denmark (Telenor)
Denmark (Telia)
Denmark (3)
Estonia
Estonia (EMT)
Estonia (Elisa)
Estonia (Tele2)
Faroe Islands
Faroe Islands (Foroya Tele)
Faroe Islands (Vodafone)
Finland
Finland (Sonera)
Finland (Elisa)
Finland (DNA)
France
France (Orange)
France (SFR)
France (Bouygues Telecom)
France (Free Mobile)
Germany
Germany (Telekom)Yes!
Germany (E-Plus)
Germany (Vodafone)
Germany (O2)
Germany (1and1)
Greece
Greece (Cosmote)Yes!
Greece (Vodafone)
Greece (Wind)
Greenland
Greenland (TELE Greenland)
Hungary
Hungary (Magyar Telekom)Yes!
Hungary (Telenor)
Hungary (Vodafone)
Iceland
Iceland (Síminn)
Iceland (Vodafone Iceland)
Iceland (Nova)
Ireland
Ireland (3)
Ireland (Meteor)
Ireland (O2)
Ireland (Vodafone Ireland)
Italy
Italy (TIM)
Italy (Vodafone)
Italy (Wind)
Italy (3)
Latvia
Latvia (Latvijas Mobilais Telefons)
Latvia (Tele2)
Latvia (BITE Latvija)
Lithuania
Lithuania (Omnitel)
Lithuania (Tele2)
Lithuania (Bite)
Lithuania (Teledema)
Luxembourg
Luxembourg (Post)
Luxembourg (Tango)
Luxembourg (Orange)
Macedonia
Macedonia (T-Mobile)Yes!
Macedonia (Vip)
Macedonia (One)
Montenegro
Montenegro (Telenor)
Montenegro (T-Mobile)
Montenegro (m:tel)
Netherlands
Netherlands (KPN)
Netherlands (Vodafone)
Netherlands (T-Mobile)Yes!
Norway
Norway (Telenor Mobil)
Norway (Netcom)
Norway (Tele2)
Poland
Poland (Play)
Poland (PLUS)
Poland (T-mobile)Yes!
Poland (Orange)
Portugal-
Portugal (Optimus)
Portugal (Vodafone)
Portugal (TMN)
Romania
Romania (Vodafone)
Romania (Cosmote)Yes!
Romania (Orange)
Russian Federation
Russian Federation (MegaFon)
Russian Federation (MTS)
Russian Federation (Beeline)
Russian Federation (Tele2 Russia)
Russian Federation (Rostelecom)
Serbia
Serbia (mt:s)
Serbia (Telenor)
Serbia (Vip)
Slovakia
Slovakia (Orange)
Slovakia (Telekom)
Slovakia (O2)
Slovenia
Slovenia (Telekom Slovenije)
Slovenia (Si.mobil)
Slovenia (Tusmobil)
South East Europe
Spain
Spain (Movistar)
Spain (Vodafone)
Spain (Yoigo)
Spain (Orange)
Sweden
Sweden (Telia)
Sweden (Tele2)
Sweden (Telenor)
Sweden (3)
Switzerland
Switzerland (Swisscom)
Switzerland (Sunrise)
Switzerland (Orange)
Ukraine
Ukraine (Kyivstar)
Ukraine (MTS)
United Kingdom
United Kingdom (EE)
United Kingdom (Vodafone)
United Kingdom (3)
United Kingdom (O2)
Asia Facific
Australia
Australia (Telstra)
Australia (Optus)
Australia (Vodafone)
India
Indonesia
Kazakhstan
Malaysia
New Zealand
New Zealand (Vodafone)
New Zealand (Telecom)
Singapore
Pakistan
Philippines
Thailand
Vietnam
Note: This data may consists errors and subject to change without prior notice.

If it happens that you already received this update, just do share to everyone how’s your first impression on this 4.4.2 update on your Galaxy Note 3. You may check everything, from network to data connectivity, speed, smoothness and don’t forget about the battery life consumption.

For advanced Android users who exactly knows how to flash a stock firmware, you may find a detailed step-by-step instructions here.

[Thank’s to the folks at Android-hilfe]

8 thoughts on “Galaxy Note 3 N9005 4.4.2 KitKat Update N9005XXUENA7”

  1. Hi,
    Can you please let me know when this update will be available in middle east countries like Qatar & UAE?

    1. Middle East region may arrives actually bit late, just be patient an update will come soon. Australia and New Zealand ain’t got any KitKat update yet.

  2. I’m downloading update for note 3 in Norway right now!!! It’s about 395mb. It might be kitkat!! Let everyone know!

  3. Can anyone please tell me that when 4.4.2 is available on SM-N9005 UAE version with base band N9005ZHUDMJ9?

    1. Am also having the same problem.
      I have not been able to update my note 3, SM-N9005, with base band N9005ZHUDMJ9 to KitKat 4.4.2.
      Am just wondering what the delay is all about.
      Please let me know if you have updated yours

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