Motorola Xoom gets Android 3.2

Motorola Xoom gets Android 3.2A handful of Motorola Xoom users o’er the Atlantic have reportedly received a sickly sweet dose of the latest version of Honeycomb, namely Android 3.2.

It’s not entirely clear in what capacity the update is being rolled out, with some suggesting that Wi-Fi only users are being used as guinea pigs in a small-scale test.

So what’s in the figurative box?

There’s a new ‘zoom’ feature for smartphone apps running on Honeycomb. Previously, smartphone apps were simply stretched to fill the screen. That’ll be a welcome addition, as there are only a few hundred apps specifically developed for Honeycomb.

The update also brings better widgets, faster hardware acceleration, and – finally, a mere four months after release – SD card support.

This is expected to be one of the last incremental updates before Android unites us all in a big Ice Cream Sandwich later in the year.

via: GottaBeMobile

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harrylongtiger  Jul. 13, 2011 at 15:19

I've manually checked the update about 50 times between 11PM EST and now... still no update. Seems to be too many people reporting they have received it to be a hoax, the roll out must be more controlled than it was for 3.1, which I was able to immediately manually update.


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