The Verizon Moto X will start to receive a big OTA Update today. The default operating system remains Android 4.2, but it comes with a much better camera technology that should fix some of the bugs found in the ROM that came with the device.
Check the phone’s Software Update menu to find out if the latest firmware has been pushed out for your Verizon Moto X.
There are multiple other tweaks and improvements added, so that Moto X owners will get a more refined and smoother Android 4.2 Jelly Bean experience. The news has been confirmed by Motorola. It seems like the update brings better Calling Voice Quality, bug fixes and others more.
Android 4.2 software version 139.15.1.ghost_verizon.Verizon.en.US is the complete name of this OTA Update for Verizon Moto X. As you can see, the default OS remains set to Android 4.2. There is no official word regarding the possible release of Android 4.3 for this particular device, but hopefully, it will be released this year.
Main features added by this new version of Android 4.2 OTA Update for Verizon Moto X are as following: Improved Photo Quality for Camera, better capture of the natural light, improved color accuracy for outd0or scenes, tweaked Focus Faster, reduced time when switching between front and back cameras, improved Touchless Control that should increase accuracy and responsive when used. Also, the Motorola Migrate function has been greatly enhanced, so that you will be able to move data from your old Android device to your new Motorola Moto X Verizon device.
Along with all the improvements and bug fixes, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean 139.15.1 OTA Update for Verizon Moto X offers you 50GB cloud storage with Google Drive. Note that this offer expires after 30 days starting with the day you flash the new update files.
The update should appear in the notification panel, simply click the alert and then wait until the smartphone completes the installation. In case you didn’t get the update notification, then you can manually search for the new OTA Update files manually: open Settings, then About Phone section, tap System Updates and there you will find the updating file. When the new firmware has been successfully downloaded, simply click Install and wait until the process completes.
Tell us in comments which are the major improvements added by this new Android 4.2 software Update for your Verizon Moto X. Also, if you find any other new features then feel free to tell us.