Vodafone Galaxy Note 3 N9005 Receives N9005XXUENC2 4.4.2 KitKat Update

It looks the N9005XXUENC2 4.4.2 Kitkat update build is a much stable Kitkat update for Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005. Today, another N9005XXUENC2 4.4.2 firmware builds has recently rolled out and this time it goes out to Vodafone Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005 variants.  This is not the first Kitkat update yet ever released on Vodafone Galaxy Note 3,  since the latter already received numerous Android KitKat firmware updates such as the previous 4.4.2 N9005XXUENB4 and the first released of 4.4.2 N9005XXUENA6.

Note 3 Kitkat update

The N9005XXUENC2 has been also seen hitting on various carrier branded Galaxy Note 3, including O2,  Swisscom, Si.mobil, Yoigo and unbranded Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005 in Europe and Southeast Asian countries.  So, for those who might take a look at now,  you may now start to check the N9005XXUENC2 4.4.2 update via OTA or using Kies 3.

Here are a few  list of countries rolled out the N9005XXUENC2 update.

  • Czech Republic Vodafone
  • Germany Vodafone
  • Hungary Vodafone
  • Ireland Vodafone
  • Italy Vodafone
  • Netherlands Vodafone

Here are the firmware info of the N9005XXUENC2 update:
Device name: Galaxy Note 3
Model: SM-N9005
Region: Europe
Carrier: Vodafone
Android Version: Android 4.4.2
Kernel version: 3.4.0-636608
Build date: 04 March 2014
Build number: KOT49H.N9005XXUENC2
AP: N9005XXUENC2
CSC: N9005VFGENA4
MODEM: N9005XXUENC2

N9005XXUENC2 4.4.2 KitKat Update Changelog

– Software Update to 4.4.2 (KitKat OS)
– New start setting menu.
(Start-up screen, SMS)
– Camera shortcut added in the lockscreen.
Security Enhancement and Stability Update.
– Other changes may depend on the country or the mobile network providers.
– Once received the 4.4.2 KitKat update, you can not revert back to the old software version due to the new security policy guidelines.

Other countries and carrier providers also received the said N9005XXUENC2 4.4.2 KitKat Update: 
Country/Carrier 

  • Austria A1
  • Bulgaria
  • Bulgaria Mtel
  • Bulgaria Vivacom
  • Croatia TELE2
  • Croatia VIPNET
  • Czech Republic
  • Hungary Telenor
  • France Bouygues
  • Italy TIM
  • Italy Wind
  • Luxembourg
  • Malaysia
  • Nordic countries
  • Philippines Globe
  • Philippines
  • Philippines Smart
  • Portugal Vodafone
  • Serbia Telekom
  • Singapore
  • Singapore SingTel
  • Singapore StarHub
  • Slovenia
  • Slovenia Si mobil
  • Spain Vodafone
  • Spain Yoigo
  • Switzerland Swisscom
  • Thailand

Some of the N9005XXUENC2 firmware files are found here: Download n9005xxuenc2 4.4.2 kitkat firmware