Motorola DROID FRG83D Today? Tomorrow?

| December 6, 2010 | Reply

Verizon’s announced that the FRG83D Android 2.2.1 update for the Motorola Droid will happen this week, and might even appear as soon as today on some devices. The update includes features such as an updated Amazon widget, updated Twitter client, updated news & weather widget, and a new Gmail user interface. IF you think this isn’t a big deal, keep in mind that unless you have the Nexus S, this is the newest update out there. Let us know if you receive the update, and what you think of it in the comments!

Remember the Motorola Droid FRG83D Android 2.2.1 update we told you that was coming in the next week or so?  Verizon has reached out to inform the world that it will indeed happen this week and some devices could start seeing it as early as today.  The update itself isn’t all that big, but it will bring your Android version up to 2.2.1 which is as new as it gets unless you own a Nexus S.

+ Updated Twitter® application with new authentication support.
+ Updated Amazon widget.
+ Updated News & Weather widget.
+ Improvements to Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync®:
• Handles server-side inactivity timeouts of 34 minutes
or greater.
• Continues to sync emails after a policy refresh.
• Support for Exchange 2010 connections.

+ Added new Gmail® user interface

More info here.

Source: Droid-Life

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