One of the most prominent feature of the Android 4.4.4 KitKat is that you can use many of its hardware buttons for multipurpose usage. Volume button is one of the few hardware button of normal Android phones which can be set to use for activities, other than setting volume related activities, in Android 4.4.4 KitKat. One such activity is to use volume button to wake up the phone.
For the purpose, follow the instructions.
Command Line: Settings > Buttons – DEVICE > Wake up – VOLUME BUTTONS.
Now, you may also use VOLUME BUTTON to wake up your Android 4.4.4 KitKat phone.