Verizon Wireless is pleased to announce a new software update, 4.6.8.XT610.Verizon.en.US, for your DROID Pro by Motorola. This update provides several improvements for your device, as well as upgrading to the Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) Operating System (OS).
The size for this software upgrade is 96.1MB.
- Download Manager App: New App to manage all of your downloads from web browsing, email attachments and other apps.
- App and Power Management Details: Under Manage Applications, a new “Running” tab displays a list of active applications and the storage and memory being used by each.
- Multi-Touch Key-Chording: New ability to enter numbers and symbols with keyboard shortcut combos, instead of having to change to the numeric keyboard mode.
- Improved Word Selection and Copy Functionality: New capability to select a word via press-hold. A second press of the selected word copies the selected characters.
- New User Interface and Color Scheme: New widgets, icons and screens with refreshed colors.
- Dock Icons: Static Phone, App Launcher and Contacts icons are replaced within a customizable dock. Three swappable icons and the App Launcher icon are fixed to the dock at the bottom of all home screen panels for easy and instant access.
- App Groups:New App Menu allows creation of custom app groups, in addition to 3 default groups: All Apps, Recent and Downloaded.
Updated Calendar Options:
- Display Calendar and event times in your home time zone when traveling.
- Dismiss individual reminders, such as dismissing one meeting reminder without dismissing other meeting reminders.
- Easy conference dialing – simply dial and automatically enter a conference code directly from your Calendar.
- Update Calendar appointments using Exchange ActiveSync without deleting them.
Google Books now comes preloaded.
Geo-tagging features available for camera applications.
Improved contact syncing from multiple email accounts.
Improved battery life while using Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth®.
Correct contact name is displayed when receiving SMS messages.
Forward SMS message conversations correctly.
Mobile Hotspot status is displayed accurately.
Clock widget updates time correctly.
GPS apps and programs no longer cause unnecessary device resets.
V CAST Media Manager now comes preloaded.