The KitKat soak tests for the Motorola Droid RAZR M were completed and now Verizon will begin to roll out the official Android 4.4.2 firmware build for all users.
Keep an eye on your phone’s notification panel in the next few days to apply the update installation immediately after it reaches your region. The update will be released in stages and it will bring a revamped user interface along with tons of great features that will make your Droid RAZR M smartphone look better than before.
Verizon should start the Android 4.4 Update roll out soon enough and the major improvements added are as following: full screen immersive mode, white status bar icons, new status bar design, improved app drawer, better security, Hangouts app will replace the Google Talk app, improved WiFi, support for selecting a default SMS application, Droid Zap 2.0, tweaked HDMI connection, emoji support, better battery life and tons of other small changes.
Droid RAZR M has been officially released in September 2012 with Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich as its default OS, but since then it was updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Now, Verizon and Motorola decided that the 1GB RAM-based device is capable of running the KitKat firmware as fast as it did before with the previous Jelly Bean builds. Your device should get all new firmware update files soon enough.
If your RAZR M on Verizon runs on a custom ROM, then the official update notification will not be delivered as you will need to restore your smartphone to stock Android before being able to update it to a new OS.
Motorola DROID RAZR M packs a 4.3 Super AMOLED screen, 540 x 960 resolution, 1GB RAM, a dual-core 1.5GHz Qualcomm MSM8960 chipset, 8MP rear-facing camera, VGA front camera, removable 2000 mAh battery, Adrenop 225 GPU, 8GB storage space that can be expanded with a 32GB external micro SD.
Wait for the official update notification to arrive on your device and then simply confirm the updating process to Android 4.4.2 KitKat. After your update your Motorola Droid RAZR M you should tell us in comments how is the latest Android firmware working on your device and if you found any bugs while testing it.
If the update doesn’t arrive today, then you shouldn’t worry as it will be released in stages and it will eventually be sent to your phone.