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A massive DROID X update is now available

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A massive DROID X update is now available
Quite a few Motorola DROID X owners are very proud of their handset and see no point in buying a different phone in the foreseeable future. For this loyal bunch, a new update - version 2.3.340 (don't be confused, this is still Froyo) - is now available.

It remedies some bugs (for example, the handset remains locked after long key presses and the "Force Close" camera error is a thing of the past), improves some existing features (for example Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync) and adds a few more goodies - like pre-loaded Flash Player 10.1, EA's Madden NFL and some new MyVerizon apps.

For more info, hit the Verizon link and enjoy the update.

source: Verizon via Engadget

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posted on 13 Dec 2010, 10:35

1. Phullofphil (Posts: 805; Member since: 10 Feb 2009)

got it and now testing

posted on 13 Dec 2010, 17:24

2. J_ROD (unregistered)

bull shit!! mine said that there was no update available at this time. wtf

posted on 13 Dec 2010, 18:04

3. skymitch89 (Posts: 1364; Member since: 05 Nov 2010)

It is probably rolling out in batches.

posted on 13 Dec 2010, 18:55

4. Danny Best (unregistered)

Mine allowed me to download the update but failed twice to install it. My phone is rooted so not sure if that has anything to do with it.

posted on 13 Dec 2010, 19:16

5. Shawnnn (unregistered)

If you unroot your phone you will the update will go through :)

posted on 13 Dec 2010, 19:18

6. k (unregistered)

Yes, the update appears to not work if it detects superuser,apk and also seems to fail if it does not detect most of the prior VZW installed apks that many rooted users remove or rename to .bak. If you put the apps back and un-root the phone then you should easily be able to install the update. You can then re-root with your favorite rooting tool/method, as the rooting tricks do not seem to be adjusted with this update.

The updated system runs pretty smooth, so no complaints.

posted on 13 Dec 2010, 21:23

7. Tarsis (unregistered)

Where can I go to get this upgrade? Is it the gingerbreadeupgrade?

posted on 14 Dec 2010, 07:35

8. bloodpanther (Posts: 32; Member since: 15 Jul 2010)

you are an idiot. read the post. it said it is still froyo.

posted on 14 Dec 2010, 16:33 1

9. Sean (unregistered)

Don't you hate that?

Read the post THEN ASK

Getting the droid X thursday :) Stoked

posted on 15 Dec 2010, 09:35

10. bloodpanther (Posts: 32; Member since: 15 Jul 2010)

Good job brother. The droid x is amazing!

posted on 16 Dec 2010, 06:03

11. Levi (unregistered)

Got my update this morning just got my x Monday had incredible before pretty sure this is same update I got for the incredible around november 9thI was pretty excited when I first looked and saw update thought it was gingerbread at first I guess when it does roll out everyone will get it before us x users not right if ya ask me but that's big red for ya by the way I am in north east Tennessee and the update is not that big of a deal but if ya like me I want all updates never know when a good update will roll out google and the phone manufactures is doing a great job on getting updates ready its the carrier who is lagging behind

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