Gingerbread coming soon to the HTC Droid Incredible 2

Gingerbread coming soon to the HTC Droid Incredible 2
It appears that the HTC Droid Incredible 2 may be the next Verizon smartphone to be graced with an Android 2.3 Gingerbread update (software version 2.18.605.4). This is according to the Verizon Support site, which now lists the update instructions and what all is to be included in the 116MB file.

Improvements include better device connectivity while roaming globally on GSM/UMTS networks, fixed Mobile IM and Hotmail sync, a new Download Manager app, power management details, better word selection and copy function, and improved stability to prevent resets and lockups. There will also be a new Wireless Charging UI, which will show the wallpaper and pop-ups when the phone is charging wirelessly, and a new Desktop Dock app.

Let us know if your HTC Droid Incredible 2 gets the update.

source: Verizon Wireless

Gingerbread coming soon to the HTC Droid Incredible 2


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DROID Incredible 2
  • Display 4.0" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S2, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Battery 1450 mAh

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5 Comments

1. Thump3rDX17

Posts: 2160; Member since: May 10, 2010

haven't gotten it yet but i'll let you know.

6. Thump3rDX17

Posts: 2160; Member since: May 10, 2010

well i got it last night, looks like it did everything i was expecting it to. also i thumbed myself down accidentally.

2. nb2six

Posts: 298; Member since: Apr 27, 2011

Good to know they are more concerned about their 3G device getting Gingerbread than their 4G device...where is it for the Thunderbolt?

3. rwc480 unregistered

Don't count on it!! You posted a similar flier regarding the Thunderbolt receiving an update which included Gingerbread. This was a month ago and so far nothing. There has not even been a follow up from Phone Arena!!

4. Goldeneye

Posts: 419; Member since: Jan 22, 2011

Why they don't released these phones with the latest version in the first place? Incredible 2, thunderbolt, charge, etc, etc, that's why u wanna buy a phone with latest Android version & not have to wait for updates that take forever, even more stupid is that manufacturers keep launching handsets with froyo! Why even bother?

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