Motorola, the popular smartphone manufacturer, has started to roll out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to its Droid Turbo 2 users in the United States. The phone, which comes with a shatterproof display, was launched in other regions such as India with name X Force. There the brand has already rolled out Marshmallow update since there are no restrictions they have to go through regarding carrier. While in the US, there are some regulations regarding carriers that the brand has to go to offer such OTA updates.
Even though the update in the United States was started to roll out couples of weeks ago, it is stated that this new roll out is for all Droid Turbo 2 users, by the David Schuster, company’s senior director of software product management. He took the announcement to his Google+ account. In the country, Verizon is selling these handsets so that you can check out on the company’s official page about the release notes. As well as Motorola has also stated what is changed with this upgrade.
There are certain instructions issued by Verizon Wireless while preparing to update your Droid Turbo 2. The first thing you have to do is that connect your device to the home Wi-Fi network as the OTA file that you need to download will be large. Or else if you have data pack left, then you ensure that you’re getting a strong network connection. The final thing is that you should make sure that battery capacity is full before your start software update.
About the change-log, apart from the visual changes you’ll get some additional feature like Now on Tap, Doze Mode, App Standby, App Permissions, App Links and Do Not Disturb. Some Motorola dedicated functionalities like Moto Display and Moto Assist are also updated with extra features. As well as with Android Marshmallow the Droid Turbo enables SD cards extends the internal storage device rather than just being used for media files.
If you haven’t received the notification for this update, then you should manually check for it. To do so, head over to the Settings app and then About device, there you should find out the software section and tap on the required option, i.e. software update.