News by Andrew Kameka on Monday December 03, 2012.
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Verizon Wireless promised to begin updating the Motorola DROID RAZR HD and DROID RAZR MAXX HD to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean this week, and Motorola just confirmed that the update has started. The official Motorola Twitter account states that Jelly Bean is rolling out in stages for both devices, so not all Verizon customers will receive the over-the-air notification at once. Users can search for an update now by going to Settings > About Phone > System Updates.
The following features, enhancements, and adjustments have been made in Android 4.1 for the DROID RAZR HD and DROID RAZR MAXX HD:
- Google Now shows Google's advanced search page that uses voice search and personalized settings to get information. - Expanded notifications let users call back or message someone when they miss a call or use two fingers to pull down email notifications and see more messages. - Camera speed and picture quality improved thanks to software enhancements, including better contrast settings. - Voice and data settings, BackUp Assistant, and Visual Voicemail have been improved to ensure better connectivity or reliability - Verizon Video and Color apps have been removed - Amazon app suite, Video calling portal, and Accessories apps have been added to the phonesource: Motorola
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