A tweet from MMXNewscaster claims that Micromax has already started working on the release of this update and it is speculated that this roll out will begin anytime soon. “New Year KitKat Surprise! ETA unspecified,” said a tweet by MMXNewscaster. 'Surprise can gift happiness' was the hashtag that accompanied the tweet.

According to market buzz, the company is also planning to release the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the upcoming Micromax A200 smartphone

Earlier, Micromax was planning to release Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade to its high-end smartphone but later the company scrapped this major update.

KitKat rollout

Earlier, Android 4.4 KitKat released the software update for Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition. HTC One Google Play Edition has also received this update.

The key features of Android 4.4 KitKat include translucent menu bar, new caller ID, unified Hangouts messaging app, better Google Now integration, step counter and detector and more efficient screen recording.

(JPN)