Articles about droid 2

Motorola Droid 2 bugfix OTA update coming soon
If you happen to be in possession of the Motorola Droid 2 and are running on the Verizon Wireless network, then you might want to keep a keen eye out for an update notification for a bugfix. This particular update might come in the form of an OTA download (Over The Air), or you might have to take the relevant steps to check for its existence manually. Verizon will be […]

Official Gingerbread update for Droid X and Droid 2 leaked
The Droid X Gingerbread (Android 2.3) update was rumored to be released yesterday, but it looks like the rumors have fallen short, as Sunday rolled around and the Gingerbread update was nary to be seen. However, it looks like the build that was supposed to be rolled out has found its way onto the internet. TeamBlackHat has publicly leaked the official Gingerbread for not only the Droid X, but for […]

Exploding Moto Droid 2 Was Actually Dropped?
It was previously mentioned that a man claimed he was injured when his Motorola Droid 2 exploded in his ear during a call. Now reports are in that a source within Motorola believes that the man’s claims are false. The source believes that the phone was dropped and the person likely didn’t notice that the glass had cracked, thus cutting himself when he put his ear to it. It was […]

Droid 2 And HTC Incredible On Offer During Best Buy's Free Phone Friday
Best Buy’s Free Phone Friday promo has been rather attractive, but the upcoming promo is offering some juicy phones, namely the Droid 2 and HTC Incredible. There isn’t any official confirmation of those two phones being put up on offer just yet, but the folks over at Droid Life have managed to snag some promotional material, confirming that it will be a good day to purchase a new phone. According […]


Droid 2 Review
The original Motorola Droid was launched as the phone that propelled Android mainstream, and its successor the Droid 2 brings some worthy refinements to the mainstream offering of that platform. The Droid 2 is an evolutionary upgrade from the original model, rather than a “revolutionary” one. The device retains what many enthusiasts had loved about the first generation model, corrected some of the problems, and provides a faster, more cohesive, […]

Moto Droid 2 Global Pictured And Benchmarked With 1.2GHz Processor
Pictures of the upcoming Droid 2 Global have surfaced, and that’s not all as benchmark scores and some technical details have also surfaced. While not everybody will be looking at benchmark scores, the fact that it sports an ARMv7 processor clocked at 1.2GHz will be mouth-watering to many. The device seems to be running on the same 512MB of RAM, and MOTOBLUR interface as the Droid 2 and Droid X. […]

Motorola Droid 2 World Edition Comes With Speed Bump, White Casing
It seems that the reported Droid 2 World Edition that may replace the original Droid 2 in Verizon Wireless’s lineup may get not only a SIM card slot and world phone status, but the new World Edition will also get a zippier 1.2 GHz Texas Instruments processor. It seems that Motorola and Texas Instruments has upped the TI OMAP3620 CPU up to 1.2 GHz from 1 GHz on the Droid […]

Verizon Stores Preparing For R2-D2 Droid 2 Midnight Launch
Verizon stores are busy gearing up for the September 30th launch of the special edition R2-D2 Droid 2 Android-powered phone, with midnight costume parties approved too. Pricing hasn’t been officially announced, but we do know that about 100 stores have been given the green light to open late on the 29th to bring in the crowds. Supply of the phone will be limited, and it was earlier mentioned that only […]

Motorola Droid 2 R2-D2 Boot Animation And Live Wallpapers Up For Download
Can’t wait to get hold of the R2-D2 edition of the Motorola Droid 2 later this month? If patience isn’t your strong point, you should be pretty happy to hear that the Star Wars-themed boot animation and live wallpapers have already been harvested from a leaked ROM and are up for download. The leaked files include the Millennium Falcon flying through the asteroid field, the jump to lightspeed, and an […]

Motorola Droid 2 rooted
For those who have picked up a Motorola Droid 2 and are ready to jump into some root user action, you can thank Sebastian Krahmer for coming up with a particular method which will provide you the desired # on your Droid 2, never mind if it is the R2-D2 special edition or not. While the process is not exactly rocket science, it isn’t the easiest to follow either. Determination […]

Rumor: The Droid Pro Is A Global Version Of Droid 2?
We’ve been hearing quite a bit of news about the upcoming Motorola Droid Pro recently, and now the latest rumor hints that the device will actually be a global version of the Droid 2, meaning that it’ll sport a GSM/HSPA radio for global roaming. Considering that it’s a world phone, you can expect to pay a bit more over the current $200 for the Droid 2 on contract for the […]

Motorola Droid 2 torn apart, requires Artoo to fix it back
Look at the mess created here – only R2-D2 can put it back all together again. What you see here is the Motorola Droid 2 that has had its innards stripped apart and laid bare for all and sundry to ogle over. It seems that the speaker is similar to the one found in the original Droid, so don’t expect any leaps and bounds in audio quality. Having said that, […]

Naked R2-D2 Droid 2 images hit the Internet
There is a Star Wars convention that is happening in Orlando, and it was discovered over there that the R2-D2 version of the recently released Droid 2 smartphone has been slated for a September 30 release, giving you slightly more than a month to persuade your missus that you absolutely need to chuck out the EVO 4G simply because you want to be on the Light Side of the Force. […]

Adobe Demos Flash 10.1 On Motorola Droid 2
Now that the Motorola Droid 2 has finally gone official, Adobe has released a video (available after the jump) showcasing some of Flash 10.1’s capabilities, and has confirmed that the Droid 2 is the first phone to come with Flash 10.1 (final) out of the box. Flash 10.1 is currently in beta for Android 2.2 handsets — except for the Droid 2. The final version will make its way to […]

Motorola Droid 2 now available for pre-sale
At long last, after numerous leaks of training manuals and guides alongside images, is the Motorola Droid 2 announced officially over Verizon. It is available for pre-sale from tomorrow onwards, delivering the latest Android 2.2 operating system as well to place it on par with the Google Nexus One in terms of software updates. Of course, the vanilla Droid 2 isn’t the only one to be revealed, as the R2-D2 […]

More details on the Motorola Droid 2
While we know that the Motorola Droid 2 will retail for $199 on contract and $599 if you decide to purchase it as a standalone device, here are more details on this Android-powered smartphone that might end up influencing your purchase decision – negatively or positively, that remains to be seen. Its 1GHz processor should be able to handle all Flash sites with aplomb, thanks to the Android 2.2 (FroYo) […]

Motorola Droid 2 Detailed (Again) In Leaked Flyer
Turns out when we were right when we joked that there seemed to be a Motorola Droid 2 leak every day. Next up in our ever-increasing folder of Motorola Droid 2 leaks is a black and white flyer that seems to be part of some documentation for internal training for sales representatives. From the flyer, the Droid 2 is touted to offer Android 2.2 out of the box, 8GB of […]

Motorola Droid 2 might come with Star Wars edition
The Motorola Droid 2 from Verizon which is touted to launch this coming August 12th is also said to feature a Star Wars edition, where you will get the iconic white R2-D2 on the back of the smartphone. Of course, it goes pretty well with thie little bugger considering both of them are droids, but it remains to be seen whether the R2-D2 version will be rolled out at the […]