Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich update for Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 ready to roll out

Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2

After the ICS update of Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 last month, Xyboard 8.2 owners were eagerly waiting for their update. Now it is time, the Xyboard 8.2 owners can cheer up as their device update to Ice Cream Sandwich is going to arrive soon.

According to an notification posted by Verizon, Xyboard 8.2 will be running on Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich with a version number 12.11.31.MZ609. This update will allow the users to login directly to Camera, Gallery, Browser or Unlock through the direct access lock screen which is would be the new feature available after the update. This update will provide improved network connectivity.

The new reliable benefits to be available after the update are listed below.


Xyboard 8.2

The direct access lock screen takes you directly to Camera, Browser, Gallery or Unlock.


Xyboard 8.2

Easily create folders by dropping one app on top of another. You can also add a name to specify the folder contents.


Xyboard 8.2 ICS

Multitask with ease using the Recent Apps Feature. Just press and hold the Home Key to access and easily switch applications by tapping on thumbnails or swipe away apps that you are done with to close.


Xyboard 8.2 ICS

Monitor your data usage all in one place. Set warning levels check individual app usage or turn off data completely.

Important Note: The on-device Data Usage meter may not match the amount of data for which the customer will be charged by Verizon Wireless because the on-device meter may include data usage that is not billed to the customer.

The My Verizon Mobile app reflects billable data usage and is the best indicator of how much of the current month’s data allowance has been used.

Here are some of the key updates with this operating system:
# Includes the latest Motorola USB driver to allow Xyboard to connect to a computer to transfer files
# Securely refresh your Corporate Email account with the native email client
# Faster Browsing Experience
# Improved network connectivity

From the above features to be available after the update looks good and it is also expected to gear up performance of the device greatly.

For downloading the update with step-by-step instructions, Click Here

Motorola Droid XYBOARD 10.1 Full Specifications
Motorola Droid XYBOARD 8.2 Full Specifications

Source: Verizon Wireless

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