28
Oct
d2update

Word on the street is that Droid 2 users are now receiving/pulling a minor update. The official Verizon document on the update reveals a number of improvements:

    • 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.

Haven't received yours yet? As we said above, you can force pull the update by hitting Menu -> Settings -> About phone -> System updates.

[Source: Verizon via Droid-Life]

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Aaron Gingrich
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  • Wesley

    They still have not fixed disabling of haptic feedback :(

  • http://profiles.google.com/martin.cohen Martin Cohen

    Mine, at 2.3.4, says it's up to date.