A new Android landed late last year carrying goodies for devices large and small. Android 4.4 KitKat reportedly delivers marked improvements to multitasking and responsiveness to touch and runs on as little as 512 MB of RAM. That 16 percent footprint reduction allows the speedier spaceman to perform on a broader spectrum of low-end devices and should help address some concerns about fragmentation.
While Google reserved many of the tastiest goodies for its own new phone, the Nexus 5, the chocolaty kitty delivers a candy store full of treats for non-Google device users too. These include piles of KitKat security features, transparent notification and menu bars, plus lots of other mouth-watering enhancements. Here's a look at some of the tastiest as KitKat is rolled out to more devices in the coming weeks.