Verizon has yet to announce the exact timeline of the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS update for its Android devices, but a few days back, the carrier has announced the list of the Android handsets that will be upgraded to the latest version of the Android OS to hold the owners on to until that time comes. The list includes the Motorola Droid RAZR, RAZR Maxx editions along with the Droid Bionic. Motorola Xoom, Droid Xyboard 10.1/8.2. HTC Thunderbolt, Droid Incredible 2, Rhyme, Rezound, Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7, Galaxy Tab 10.1 and LG Spectrum handstes.
A few hours ago, we reported that Verizon is preparing to roll out the Android Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Motorola Droid RAZR and RAZR Maxx edition as early as next week on April 4th, while the HTC Rezound will get the update on April 6th. The latest buzz is that Motorola is prepping a new soak test or “an early preview of a new software” for the both the Motorola Droid RAZR and RAZR Maxx editions and the Motorola Feedback Network is sending out invitations to take part in tests for this mysterious “preview of a new software” ahead of a general release. What else could this be? Its’ anyone’s guess as to what it may include and I will probably assume that it is ice Cream Sandwich.
Here’s the invitation from Motorola Feedback Network to the Droid RAZR/ RAZR Maxx users:
Thanks for joining the Motorola Feedback Network. We are inviting owners of the Motorola Droid RAZR and the Droid RAZR Maxx on Verizon to participate in an early preview of a new software release, and provide feedback. If you are not currently using a Droid RAZR and the Droid RAZR Maxx, please excuse and ignore this email.
Click this link to take a short enrollment survey if you wish to take part. Note that you must be a member in good standing of the Motorola Owners’ Forums to be included. The registration window is can close without notice so please respond as quickly as possible.
This is a confidential test under the terms of the Motorola Feedback Network. Do not post any details or information about this on any public sites.
Thanks — please understand that start times are always fluid. We ask for your patience if you register but don’t hear from us right away.
If you do sign up, we highly recommend that you check your forums profile, make sure you have your Droid registered on our new forums, and that you have logged in there at least once.
Motorola Owners’ Forums
Motorola Feedback Network.
What do you think? Ice Cream Sandwich or just another bug fixer?