Motorola Droid 2 Global reportedly receiving upgrade v4.5.629


Motorola Droid 2 Global OTA (over the air) update reportedly rolling out from Verizon Wireless to owners of such devices and it is not Ice Cream Sandwich but a minor update to Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS.

The new version 4.5.629 is a maintenance software update which fixes some issues like automatic power-on’s, camera saved settings resets to default after reboot now fixed and out of memory issue fixed as well.

To manually check for the new update tap into Menu > Settings and check from there if it is available for your device. More details on Droid 2 Global update can be found on Verizon support page here.

Change log:

Device Features

  • Device is enabled with the Wireless Alerting System.
  • A Google Security Patch has been added to improve security level.
  • Fixed issue where the device may power ON without user interaction.
  • Adjusted camera settings will be saved, even after the device is powered down.
  • Resolved possible device resets while playing music.
  • Reduced Out of Memory errors.

Email, Messaging & Data

  • improved ability to access and receive Gmail messages when the Mobile Hotspot is turned on.
  • Addressed error that replicated thumbnails in message threads.

Applications & Widgets

  • WAV files can be played from Visual Voice Mail.
  • Purchased ringtones are now able to be downloaded, saved and used where appropriate.


cheers Matthew & Tyler78 for sending this in!!