CyanogenMod 11 M8 Android 4.4.4 KitKat build is out and oh boy, it brings a lot of improvements.The biggest change obviously is Android version. CyanogenMod 11 M8 build is based on latest Android official version, Android 4.4.4 KitKat.
Another major presented feature is “Heads Up Notifications”. “Heads Up Notifications” is a new feature presented on Android L which basically makes notifications more accessible. You can access the notifications directly from the lock screen and also reply to messages without leaving the current app.
CyanogenMod 11 M8 build is stable for many devices. Yes, finally pure Android 4.4.4 KitKat builds are stable. A few devices with stable builds are the Oppo Find 7a, LG G2, Galaxy S3, OnePlus One, Droid DNA, LG Optimus G, HTC One XL, HTC One X and more.
Other software changes CyanogenMod brings include bug fixes like VPN issue, redesigned Trebuchet launcher settings with more options and small bug fixes which are device-specific.
The HTC One M8 has also received the latest CyanogenMod 11 M8 build but it is not stable. The build for the HTC One M8 is considered as nightly.
For all those who want to download latest CyanogenMod 11 build, head over to CyanogenMod’s official page, select your device variant and download the build. As usual, to install it, perform a factory reset and install it through recovery.