Motorola Razr And Razr Maxx In US Receives Android 4.0 ICS UpgradeToday's Special — By Naveen Vaidhya on June 23, 2012 at 10:11 am
Motorola is highly criticized for not launching the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade on time where its rival did it. In all this show and almost Sony completing ICS upgrade plan for all of their devices, Motorola shifts towards the development and here the Android 4.0 ICS update news comes for Motorola smartphones. Among Motorola smartphones that passed for the Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 update, the front-runners were the Razr Maxx and Droid Razr.
Enhancements and improvements -
Following are the enhancements and improvements seen in Android 4.0 ICS on Motorola Razr Maxx and Motorola Razr with Android 4.0 update -
- Face unlock
- New menu icons and buttons
- People application replaces contact application serving rich profile info
- Creating the home screen is bit simple
- Simply share screenshots
- Data usage details
- Collect your shortcuts and applications through setting them in folders
- Change in home screen and lock screen
- Performance of browser has amazingly improved
These upgrades are been boosted to the uses through OTA notifications and it will take around 20 to 70 minutes to download ICS package that bases on your network conditions. Moreover, it will take around ten minutes to implement the updates once they have been downloaded. The 354MB is a size of upgrade file, till now these updates are been boosted to Verizon users in US and gradually these updates will reach out other nations containing for the global version also.
In case you have got the OTA notifications then take down the message and tap over upgrade to start the procedure of upgradation. In the other hand you must back up essential documents show on your mobile phone as in this firmware update everything will be misplaced. To see for update manually, you must make sure that Wi-Fi is switched ON and you are been upgrading on only Wi-Fi. From home screen you have to tap Menu> Settings> and then after that follow About Phone and tap over system updates. Right now tap over Download to start the procedure of upgrade. It will take some time for files to be downloaded that bases on your network speed. The good Internet you have the speedy would be the downloading rate. Once it has been done, tap over Install now button, device will get power off and back on displaying you are the advancement of bar icon. Tap over Ok while software update is fruitful.