If you happen to have a Motorola DROID RAZR or DROID RAZR MAXX sitting in your pocket or purse then fire it up as an OTA update has just rolled out for the dual-core Android Gingerbread phone.
While it isn’t Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, this is more than your usual maintenance update. According to Verizon Wireless, the update is 150MB in size and brings your Motorola DROID RAZR and MAXX up to Android 2.3.6. To see what the long list of upgrades this update is bringing, check out the full list below. After which head on over to Settings>About Phone>System Updates to force your device to find the update. If it doesn’t, try again in a couple of hours.
Motorola DROID RAZR & RAZR MAXX Android 2.3.6 update full change list:
Mobile Hotspot will now successfully allow other devices to connect to all; Improvements in the Mobile Hotspot security; Improved stability of data connectivity after Airplane Mode is disabled; Improved data throughput performance in low-signal 4G environments; Improved Battery life when using Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) Bluetooth headsets; Successfully save multimedia ringtones; Favorite Contacts widget has been updated; Improved device stability when moving between home screen panels; Email icon has been updated for improved visibility; When performing an Over the Air (OTA) update, the display will correctly show the remaining download time.; CMAS (Commercial Mobile Alert Service) feature has been added.
And more: VZ Navigator has been updated with the latest 3D map improvements; Visual Voice Mail messages can be marked as read; Visual Voice Mail message playback resumes when audio is switched to speaker; Visual Voice Mail will successfully subscribe or unsubscribe while connected with Wifi; Successfully press back key after playback in Visual Voice Mail without error; V CAST App now comes preloaded; MotoCast installation steps have been improved for easier use.