We’ve spotted a log file of Android Key Lime Pie (also known as Kitkat) running on a Nexus 5. The log file has a filesize of 10 MB and contains more than 133,000 lines. The log file shows the device is running “KeyLimePie” and to be more specific build KRS74H.
This android version, called Kitkat when officially released, is running on a Hammerhead device, the codename for the Nexus 5 which is the codename for the LG D820. This screenshot is taken from the same device.
Another screenshot shows how the device sometimes identifies itself as Nexus 4 and another time as Nexus 5. In another screenshot we found that proof that the Nexus 5 will support wireless charging.
We will update a forum thread with more information (see list below) as we go through the log file.
- Updated with a list of sensors available in the Nexus 5 (Magnetometer, Gyroscope, Barometer, Game Rotation Vector, Motion detector, Step detector etc. etc.)
- Sprint hidden menu references in log (15:45)
- Camera sensor settings (20:29)
- Qualcomm RIL (20:54)
- Display settings / DPI / FPS / Resolution (21:04)
- Something that seems to refer to SD cards (29/09/2013 – 19:10)
- File system and free space (29/09/2013 – 19:39)
- Showing four Krait cores (29/09/2013 – 19:55)
- Showing the GPU inside the Nexus 5 (29/09/2013 – 20:32)
- Showing GeoFencing service (29/09/2013 – 21:48)
- Showing that Kitkat keeps track of how often you start your app(30/09-2013 15:26)
Update 29/9/2013: We previously reported about Google Babel and the icons next to the debug icon, Ron Amadeo was friendly enough to point out that Google Babel is the codename for Google Hangouts and isn’t new. The icons next to the debug icon are from Google Authenticator.
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