Gionee Pioneer P4 gets Android 4.4 KitKat update in India

Gionee Pioneer P4 Android 4.4

Gionee has started rolling Android 4.4 (KitKat) update for the Pioneer P4 smartphone in India. It went on sale in India back in April running Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS. The company rolled out KitKat update for the Elife E7 mini and Elife S5.5 smartphones in India recently. Along with the Android 4.4′s features such as wireless printing, support for emojis and more, this update also brings a new homescreen layout, update for Amigo Paper and Game Zone and more.

Gionee Pioneer P4 Android 4.4

New features in Gionne Pioneer P4 Android 4.4 update

  • New home-screen layout
  • Added Touchpad inputs method for faster and more efficient typing experience.
  • Removed the world cricket champion and Real football game
  • Updated Amigo paper with a brand new UI design
  • Updated Game Zone with a new UI design.
  • Updated Gionee Xender for optimized performance and further improved the linking success rate
  • Updated UC browser with optimized UI interface and page loading effects
  • Updated NQ mobile security for better protection of your phone
  • Updated Kingsoft Office for more efficient work and study related operations
  • Added two games : Hitout Heroes and TexasPoker
  • Updated WeChat with new interactive interface for smoother communication
  • Updated Map with only one entrance into the main menu
  • Theme and wallpaper will be reset to default after system update, but data will not be lost. Simply re-apply chosen theme and wallpaper.

The Android 4.4 update for the Pioneer P4 is about 808 MB and is rolling out over-the-air (OTA). You can go to Settings, About phone, System updates and check for updates if you have not received update notification.

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