Verizon Motorola Droid 2 gets a software update

A software update has become available for the Motorola Droid 2 for Verizon. This isn’t a new major release of the operating system, but is an update that brings many useful enhancements and bug fixes.

This will get your Droid 2 up to version 2.3.20. The phone should prompt you that there’s an update available, but in case it doesn’t you can always go to Settings -> About phone -> System updates and check manually.

Here’s the full list of improvements in this update:

  • Improved battery life
  • Heightened proximity sensor accuracy to enable faster screen response
  • View the Weather widget in both landscape and portrait orientation.
  • Simpler setup, improved user interactions, and better notifications for Visual Voice Mail.
  • Background Email Sync during display inactivity for better user experience
  • Support for email domain suffixes containing more than three characters.
  • Keep text messages organized with chronological in-box screen.
  • Edit text messages after you’ve inserted a video file.
  • Improved audio sound during recorded video playbacks.
  • Stream Guided Tour videos on device in Help Center application with ease.
  • Faster location tracking during GPS navigation.
  • Faster transitions between Wi-Fi and 3G in data connection.
  • New ability to add pictures from your Gallery to a contact.
  • Export all your contacts to the SD card.
  • View details of Social Networking contacts.
  • VZ Navigator is now preloaded on device.

Or in image form:

More information is available here from Verizon.

Via AndroidPolice

Author: Vlad Bobleanta

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