2013 Motorola DROID handsets to jump ahead to Android 4.4.3, skip Android 4.4.2

2013 Motorola DROID handsets to jump ahead to Android 4.4.3, skip Android 4.4.2
Motorola senior director of software product management David Schuster, said on Wednesday that Motorola will soon start rolling out Android 4.4.3 to the 2013 DROID handsets. That means that the Motorola DROID Ultra, Motorola DROID MAXX and Motorola DROID Mini will all skip Android 4.4.2 to receive the latest build of Android, which was just sent out to Nexus devices and certain Google Play edition models.

Schuster said that Motorola had some issues with Android 4.4.2, forcing the manufacturer to make a decision. They could have gone with Android 4.4.2, but that would have meant a delay of as much as a month in sending out Android 4.4.3. Instead, Motorola decided to go with the latter. "We are working to get this update to you shortly," he says.


As we told you on Tuesday, Motorola is currently updating the Motorola Moto X, Motorola Moto G and Motorola Moto E with Android 4.4.3. 


source: +DavidSchuster via AndroidCentral

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11 Comments

1. Sauce unregistered

This back looks way better than the bandaids back

3. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Agree.

9. Furbal unregistered

Yeah, (and I use a s5..) Atrix HD is one of my favorite looking phones. Don't know why, its "utility" look just gets me.

2. oborawatabinost

Posts: 45; Member since: May 18, 2014

Motorola externals are my favourite. Hardware is unfortunately often lacking. At least they are rolling out updates.

7. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Motorola are behind Wp when it comes to specs. Same goes to BB.

4. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

I just complained about this yesterday. My bad Motorola, you do your thing.

5. AfterShock

Posts: 4147; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Still a good looking phone.

8. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Especially the Kevlar

6. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Smart Move MOTO how bout releasing those other hands sets on other carriers. only reason i never upgrade is because VERIZON gets the goods from MOTO

10. vishalaestro

Posts: 81; Member since: Dec 08, 2013

just brought a moto x very disappointed with it .didn't think the battery life would be so much worse and the camera performance is also bad .even my lumia 720 takes much better picture.

11. NIK01

Posts: 40; Member since: Apr 29, 2013

I like my Droid Mini veryyy muchhh.

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