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Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Motorola Droid Ultra and Droid MAXX Soon to be Released; Expect Fixes on Battery Life and Email Sync

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Motorola is now preparing for the official Android 4.4.2 KitKat update on Droid Ultra and Droid MAXX after the company sent out invitations regarding soak test to certain users. It is expected to be released via Over the Air process and will deliver fixes on several issues after upgrading to Android KitKat.

Motorola Droid Ultra and MAXX Update

Motorola Droid Ultra and Droid MAXX might get its latest firmware update soon after the company begins soak testing. Reports found out that Motorola has already sent out invitations to users to participate with soak test of Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the two smartphones.

Once released, it will deliver Android 4.4.2 version to level up both Droid Ultra and Droid MAXX to par with other top Android smartphones in the market, and various bug fixes found on the initial build of Android KitKat.

The current update available for Droid Ultra and Droid MAXX is Android 4.4 only and since then, it has been stuck on Verizon Wireless. Users did get the latest features but some minor bugs and issues were also found on the firmware.

At this point, Motorola is somewhat suffering delays regarding releases of Android 4.4.1 and Android 4.4.2 that are both intended to polish the initial version of Android KitKat.

Android 4.4.2 KitKat Features

Android 4.4.2 KitKat concentrates on fixing the majority of issues found on the camera app that was plaguing Nexus 5, primarily. However, other benefits can also be found in this version which will help optimise, enhance and improve overall system performance of any compatible Android device such as Droid Ultra and Droid MAXX.

Here is the list of changes on Android 4.4.2 KitKat based from Moto X official firmware update:

-????????? Wireless printing service to support printing of photos, Google documents, Gmail messages and other contents using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other hosted services such as Google Cloud Print and HP ePrinters.

-????????? Improved battery life which contains the necessary fix for bugs causing shorter battery life after upgrading to Android 4.4 KitKat.

-????????? Fixed email sync delays on email client services such as Microsoft Exchange in terms of data synchronization.

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