Verizon commences Android 2.1 update for the HTC Droid Eris

Verizon commences Android 2.1 update for the HTC Droid Eris
In standard fashion, it looks like Verizon has placed the green lights on the Android 2.1 over-the-air update for the HTC Droid Eris. Just yesterday we reported on how the update was expected to be slowly release, but now it's looking like it'll follow a similar path like others before it. The gradual roll out begins with 1,000 owners receiving the update while an additional 9,000 more will see it head their way tomorrow. As long as there aren't any major problems that arise from it, Verizon is planning to fully release this update to all HTC Droid Eris owners by May 16th. After watching those Motorola DROID owners reap the benefits of Android 2.1, HTC Droid Eris owners will no longer have to sit back and be envious as they will soon all be up-to-date.

HTC Droid Eris Specifications | Review

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7 Comments

1. tuminatr

Posts: 1121; Member since: Feb 23, 2009

NIce

2. sleepyjohnny

Posts: 151; Member since: Dec 16, 2009

i wish i were one of the first 1000 :/

3. corporateJP

Posts: 2458; Member since: Nov 28, 2009

It's a nice phone at a great price point. The update will make it a gem.

5. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

It was a good seller to begin with....time to make an order!

4. brikz4real

Posts: 173; Member since: Dec 24, 2008

Imagine that: Everybody who bought the Eris at about $120 cheaper than the Droid is reaping the benefit of having the EXACT SAME software. Sweet. The Droid does have the better hardware under the hood but...........

6. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

What are the specs on the DROID ERIS...?

7. sleepyjohnny

Posts: 151; Member since: Dec 16, 2009

so... i still dont have that update :(

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