Gingerbread 2.3 update v4.5.607 for Droid 2 Global is here!!


Motorola Support forums announced earlier that the long-awaited update for Droid 2 Global to Android 2.3 Gingerbread is now rolling out in phases. The upgrade includes numerous enhancements including a new download manager app, multi-touch key-chording, new user interface, and more.

More discussion about Droid 2 updates here. You can access the update by going to Menu > Settings > About phone > System updates.

+ 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.
+ Security:
Added Device and SD Card encryption. VPN enhancements integrate IPSec VPN
clients into device security settings.
+ 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.
For the full change log click here

source Motorola & Verizon