Motorola is recommending that owners of the PHOTON 4G download this update for peak performance. In addition to the newly added Google Talk with video chat, the smartphone will now support the Motorola laptop dock and the webtop application. Some bug fixes are also present with this update, such as improved audio when connected to a car stereo system while the handset is charging. The PHOTON 4G will also be able to take improved panoramic photos.
If you haven’t already received the notification that the update is available then you can manually download it. Go to the “About Phone” option in the settings menu and select “System Updates.” It will notify you that an update is available and you can proceed to download over Sprint’s network or over WiFi. Motorola recommends that your battery is at least 50% charged to ensure a successful update and installation. Check out the update for the PHOTON 4G and tell us what you think.