Verizon releases Motorola Droid X2 2.3 Gingerbread Update

Verizon releases Motorola Droid X2 2.3 Gingerbread Update

When the Verizon Motorola Droid X2 Smartphone was released, many consumers might have got disappointed knowing that it was running on Android 2.2 Froyo on board and expected to wait a long time for an update to Android 2.3 Gingerbread. Fortunately they didn’t have to wait terribly long time for the update since the Verizon has started to roll out the update for the Smartphone.

Motorola Droid X2 powered by a dual-core 1GHz processor sports 4.3-inch qHD (540 x 960) display, an 8-megapixel rear camera with auto-focus and HD video capture, HDMI-out port, a new gallery application supporting tagging posting pictures on Flickr and Facebook.

The update will bring some enhancements apart from the 2.3 Gingerbread, such as a Download Manager app, a new app that manages the downloads on your phone from web browsing, email attachments and from other apps. also new user interface and color scheme as well as new widgets and icons. Word selection and copy/paste are both improved. Press-hold on the screen will now help you select a word. To copy a word, press twice.

Other changes allow you to dial one number to set up a conference call, Google Books is now pre-installed and lastly, any images captured with your camera app can be geo-tagged.

The update will take you approximately 20 to 45 minutes to download the software, depending on network. Once you downloaded, install the update and  it will take you additional 5 to 10 minutes. Total size for the update version 1.3.232 is 101MB. Head over to the source link for more details regarding to the update. let us know what you think about the update in the box below.

Note: The Motorola Droid X2 is now available as cheap as $49.99 from Amazon on contract with Verizon, head over to Amazon if you don’t want to miss the offer. Note that Droid X2 is a 3G Smartphone.


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