Verizon Rolling Out The Maintenance Update For Motorola Droid X2

Motorola Droid X2 is the successor of the popular Motorola Droid X smartphone. This handset was announced by Verizon Wireless in May. Motorola Droid X2 originally runs on the old Android 2.2 (Froyo) OS, but it was later updated to Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) OS. Verizon recently rolled out a maintenance update for the owners of Droid X2 smartphone. Some notable changes are improved video recording and playback, improved audio when streaming music, etc. Check out the complete changelog, after the break.

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Changelog:

Device Features:

  • Keyboard remains visible during text input.
  • Input characters are properly displayed during text entry.
  • Device will no longer lockup or reset when using the keyboard.
  • Charging indicator will display only when the device is plugged into a charger.
  • Home key functions correctly while the device is in the desktop cradle.
  • Successfully use the camera after unlocking the device.
  • Video quality has been improved for video recording and playback.
  • Mobile Hotspot password can now exceed 63 characters.
  • Improvement to the device stability limits resets and lockups.
  • The Magic Smoke live wallpaper animation now works properly.
  • Enjoy improved audio when streaming music.

Applications & Widgets:

  • When playing MP3s through the Music App, songs will not skip.
  • Avoid YouTube video lockup while viewing.
  • Desktop cradle application starts correctly.

The latest update is numbered 1.3.380.MB870.Verizon.en.US and it can be downloaded via. OTA (Over-The-Air). If you still haven’t received the update, go to settings and check for the update. To learn more, head over to this page at Verizon.

Motorola Droid X^2 Complete Specs Emerge

Recently, we posted the first press shots of the Motorola’s upcoming smartphone, Droid X^2. This handset is the successor of the Motorola’s popular Droid X smartphone. This handset looks quite similar to the original Droid X smartphone, but it comes with some amazing specs, compared to its predecessor. The guys at Pocket Now recently shared the leaked specs of this handset. It comes with a large 4.3 inch touchscreen display, 1 GHz dual-core processor, 8 megapixel camera and more.

This device was earlier called as the Droid X2, but the branding reveals that, the phone will be called as Droid X^2 (X-squared). This handset currently runs on the old Android 2.2 (Froyo) operating system, but the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update is expected to arrive soon after its launch. Check out the complete specs, after the break.

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Motorola Droid X^2 Specifications:

  • 4.3 inch qHD display
  • 540 x 960 pixels resolution
  • 1 GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 Dual Core Processor
  • Android 2.2 (Froyo) OS
  • 8 megapixel camera
  • Dual LED flash
  • HD (720p) video recording
  • Full HD (1080p) video playback
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • MicroSD card slot
  • 32 GB expandable memory
  • HDMI port
  • A-GPS
  • Android Market
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
  • USB 2.0
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor

This handset is expected to be announced during next week or might be early-June. Motorola Droid X^2 will be exclusively available on the airwaves of Verizon Wireless in the US. This handset will be available for $199.99 with a two-years service agreement.

Motorola Droid X^2 First Press Shots Emerge

We have already seen the leaked pics and videos of the upcoming Motorola Droid X^2 in the wild. But now, the first press shots of this powerful smartphone has been emerged. Motorola Droid X^2 is the successor of the Motorola’s popular Droid X smartphone. Earlier the phone was called as Droid X2, but the branding reveals that, the phone will be called as Droid X^2 (X-squared). This handset looks quite similar to the original Droid X. Check out the leaked press shots below.

motorola droid x2

The complete specs of this handset is still unknown, since this handset is not announced yet. But, this device is expected to come with the same 4.3 inch touchscreen display. Other rumored specs include a 1.2 GHz dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 processor, Android OS, 8 megapixel camera with HD (720p) video recording, 3.5 mm headset jack, Wi-Fi, 3G Connectivity, HDMI port, 768 MB RAM and more.

Apart from the specs, this handset does not have a physical camera button. We are still not sure, if this handset will come with the Android Froyo or Gingerbread Operating System. This handset is expected to be announced in the coming months. Stay tuned for more updates.

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