KaOS makes regular ISO releases available, so any (new) user is not confronted with a large or complicated first update. Those who already have KaOS installed do not need to reinstall, a regular “sudo pacman -Syu” will always give you the latest.
Release Notes for KaOS 2014.08 ISO.
The August version comes with a new installer, non-free nvidia driver, all language packs, KDE 4.14.0, linux kernel 3.15.10 (linux-next is in the repo’s, following the 3.16 series), glibc 2.19, systemd 215, kmod 18, xorg-server 1.16.1, Qt 4.8.6, QtWebkit 2.3.3, mesa 10.2.5, calligra 2.8.5, amarok 2.8.0 and the latest versions of qupzilla, octopi, kde-telepathy, dropbox, plasma-mediacenter and Qt 5.3.1.
For those wondering about gtk apps, firefox 31.0, chrome 38, thunderbird 31.1.0, ardour 3.5 are among the available in their latest version.
To create reliable Media for booting the Live ISO, please select USB or DVD and follow the instructions for either using an USB flash drive or DVD disc.
Note that KaOS ISOs are not ready yet for UEFI boot.
KaOS users make torrent downloads available, see the forum for the different options.