Update may be coming

Discussion in 'Motorola Droid 3' started by neilrl79, Aug 17, 2011.

  1. neilrl79

    neilrl79 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2010
    Messages:
    479
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Cecil County MD
    Ratings:
    +1
  2. lanyao

    lanyao New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2011
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Ratings:
    +0
    went to about -> update but nothing happened :-(
    It's said the update brought us new kernel and baseband versions

    Sent from my DROID3 using Tapatalk
     
  3. estobaughn

    estobaughn Member

    Joined:
    Jan 1, 2010
    Messages:
    38
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    6
    Ratings:
    +0
    From post on motor owners forum

    Baseband changed to N_03.18.29P
    Kernel changed to 2.6.35.7-g790a33c w30471@il93lnxdroid42#1
    System Updated to 5.6.890.XT862

    here is the BIG news to date:

    *** Gtalk has allow video option in it now

    Edit: looks like only that one person has got this update. He is on an eval phone. But its still early in the day.

    Edit: update probably gonna roll out slowly. Also Moto forums deleted the post i pulled that quote from. and the forum doesnt let you post anything info on updates or updates themselves. So terms of the site you will get the update when moto gives it to you. Hopefully we can get a leak and send it to the the ones who can maybe use it for root.

    Sent from my DROID3 using DroidForums
     
  4. Invader DJ

    Invader DJ Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2010
    Messages:
    69
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    6
    Ratings:
    +0
    That would be nice. There is no reason for GTalk to not work with the DROID 3, it meets all the requirements. Hopefully this can fix some battery life issues and the random reboot issues some are having.
     
  5. spillner

    spillner Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2010
    Messages:
    405
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Western NY
    Ratings:
    +2
    I'm hoping for a camera fix for the bluish tint
     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. spillner

    spillner Member

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2010
    Messages:
    405
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Western NY
    Ratings:
    +2
    Video chat for gtalk works according to the guy who got it on the moto forums, unfortunately this update is only for test-phones and not the general public yet.
     
  7. mysticalmalissa

    mysticalmalissa Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 27, 2010
    Messages:
    421
    Likes Received:
    26
    Trophy Points:
    28
    Location:
    Top of the Rock, TN (Sequatchie)
    Ratings:
    +26
    I hope when this update happens it will clear up my green screens and the problems with the camera.
    *has fingers crossed*
     
  8. rweb

    rweb New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2010
    Messages:
    28
    Likes Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    3
    Ratings:
    +2
    My main hope is that an update will lead to new root ideas.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  9. neilrl79

    neilrl79 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2010
    Messages:
    479
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Cecil County MD
    Ratings:
    +1
    Yeah my main reason for being excited about an OTA update is that hopefully some of the awesome developers can use it to root this sucker.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  10. Tepes

    Tepes Member

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2009
    Messages:
    342
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Location:
    Chicago
    Ratings:
    +0
    I was just going to call about the 3G issues today in hopes that enough of us say something so we get an update. Hope this comes soon. My Cell Standby runs about 37%, my wife's 47%. Way higher than our OGs.

    Sent from my Hitchhiker's Guide mark 2
     
  11. Ragnell

    Ragnell Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2010
    Messages:
    107
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Location:
    New York City
    Ratings:
    +0
    Hoping for camera fix (Blue tint and horrible lag) and Video chats and better battery life
     
  12. aramos87

    aramos87 Member

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2011
    Messages:
    108
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Ratings:
    +0
    I was hoping for the next update to maybe unlock the bootloader... but I guess that is hoping for to much haha. although I read that the Moto Photon on sprint recieved an update that unlocked the bootloader so maybe eventually we will get it, now Im just hoping the update fixes camera issues as well as video chat and maybe the constant reboots stop as well!!
     
  13. Maverick0984

    Maverick0984 Member

    Joined:
    Dec 26, 2009
    Messages:
    405
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Ratings:
    +3
    Sounds like it is an update for the test phones only, no telling when it will reach us.
     
  14. neilrl79

    neilrl79 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 1, 2010
    Messages:
    479
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Cecil County MD
    Ratings:
    +1
    Yeah i'm really bummed about this, on the bright side it means they're testing an update which should eventually end up on our phones( or in the hands of our developers ):D:D
     
  15. lanyao

    lanyao New Member

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2011
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Ratings:
    +0
    I want google talk with video, that's the half reason I bought this phone