1. boochrisboo's Avatar
    How long must we trail the moto x before we can start complaining. Can't blame delay on Verizon anymore. The X proved if they want to push an update they can.

    BCB

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    12-04-2013 04:40 PM
  2. Eclipse2K's Avatar
    Why hurry something when what we have isn't broken?

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    12-04-2013 04:44 PM
  3. YAYTech's Avatar
    How long must we trail the moto x before we can start complaining. Can't blame delay on Verizon anymore. The X proved if they want to push an update they can.

    BCB

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    What are you getting impatient about? KitKat?

    Assuming that's the case, I would be patient. It's only been rolling out to Moto X for a few weeks, and we trailed behind on the camera update about that long, so it's still in the timeframe that's been quasi-established by previous update(s). Besides that, KitKat isn't going to make that much of a change for most people on the Maxx. It also has come with some bugs for some users (as most updates do), and a change in the browser engine breaks Flash in 2nd party browsers (except for a new workaround in Dolphin). So you're not missing out on much.
    12-04-2013 04:50 PM
  4. WallaceD's Avatar
    Why hurry something when what we have isn't broken?
    This.
    12-04-2013 04:50 PM
  5. doogald's Avatar
    The Droids received the last OTA update 4-5 weeks after the first Moto X OTA update. Last week was Thanksgiving, and I bet that there wasn't much work going on at Motorola Mobility. Not all of the Moto X updates are out - Sprint is still waiting. Meanwhile, Moto released the Moto G and promised an update to 4.4 by the end of January. Who knows if that gets priority over the Droids?

    Based on that, I'd say that we are about 2 weeks, at best, away from a soak test and maybe as long as 6 weeks away.

    Motorola will always prioritize the X over the Droids, and now maybe the G, too. These (particularly the X) are their flagship phones. The Droids are contract devices for Verizon. I'm not saying that they don't care about the Droids, but their best interest is in getting all of the X updates out before they work on the Droids.
    12-04-2013 05:12 PM
  6. doogald's Avatar
    ..and a change in the browser engine breaks Flash in 2nd party browsers (except for a new workaround in Dolphin).
    Well, I call that a feature. (Flash cannot die soon enough...)
    12-04-2013 05:13 PM
  7. Ry's Avatar
    How long must we trail the moto x before we can start complaining. Can't blame delay on Verizon anymore. The X proved if they want to push an update they can.

    BCB

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    The Moto X rollout isn't complete yet.

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    12-04-2013 05:18 PM
  8. drvier8's Avatar
    This.
    I returned my X after the KK update. Ordered a Maxx that will be here on Friday. I will delay updating as long as I possibly can. The only plus was enabling Google Wallet/Touch to Pay. Lots of headaches. I don't think it was fully baked.
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    12-04-2013 05:21 PM
  9. Masheen's Avatar
    I returned my X after the KK update. Ordered a Maxx that will be here on Friday. I will delay updating as long as I possibly can. The only plus was enabling Google Wallet/Touch to Pay. Lots of headaches. I don't think it was fully baked.
    This is what I'm afraid of. For the first time (dating back to my OG Droid) I am content with the software that my phone came with. The Maxx is perfect the way it is. I have Nova launcher with the Aggressive Desktop setting and it is butter smooth. I have 0 regrets and 0 gripes. Now if KK comes along and ****s this up for me, I am going to be pissed. I will definitely be waiting for forum feedback before I upgrade to KK. Moto/Verizon can take their time IMO.
    12-04-2013 06:26 PM
  10. jfriend33's Avatar
    I am content without any updates. I don't miss having to crack flash my galaxy nexus.

    I applaud Motorola for their moto X and g. They are not top of the line specs but they work very well. Enough with the gimmicks.

    Anyone see the article on the Yale study regarding all the materials used in our gadgets that are rare / non renewable? It's things like project ara that get me excited. It will be a game changer.

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    12-08-2013 05:53 PM
  11. Distorted Loop's Avatar
    I've got kitkat on both my Nexus 5 and HTC One. It's got some nice features that our Droid Maxx does not, that I'd rather have sooner than later, but I agree with most, the Maxx is just about perfect as is.

    Tap to pay Google Wallet and the slide for Google Now are top on my list.

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    12-11-2013 05:03 PM
  12. drvier8's Avatar
    I've got kitkat on both my Nexus 5 and HTC One. It's got some nice features that our Droid Maxx does not, that I'd rather have sooner than later, but I agree with most, the Maxx is just about perfect as is.

    Tap to pay Google Wallet and the slide for Google Now are top on my list.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
    Just to clarify, for any but the Nexus 5, slide for Google Now is part of the Google Experience Launcher which you will need to sideload after the KK update.
    12-11-2013 06:35 PM
  13. dpridgen's Avatar
    What do you mean by slide for Google Now? Are you talking about the swipe up from the bottom of the screen to access Google Now? If so, the Maxx has that now.
    12-11-2013 07:27 PM
  14. Distorted Loop's Avatar
    Just to clarify, for any but the Nexus 5, slide for Google Now is part of the Google Experience Launcher which you will need to sideload after the KK update.
    Correct. That's what I'm talking about. Side loaded on my HTC One and my Nexus 7.

    It seems more natural than on the Maxx.

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    12-11-2013 09:32 PM
  15. Umass021's Avatar
    I would rather a full working 4.4 update than a bug filled one.
    12-11-2013 09:54 PM
  16. Ry's Avatar
    Looks like the Sprint Moto X is getting KitKat starting today. I'm assuming the 2013 DROID line is next in the queue at Motorola. Hope you guys get it before 2013 is over.
    12-12-2013 11:14 AM
  17. doogald's Avatar
    Looks like the Sprint Moto X is getting KitKat starting today. I'm assuming the 2013 DROID line is next in the queue at Motorola. Hope you guys get it before 2013 is over.
    Hmm, might be that they update the G first. Or that they make a security OTA for the X to gain the benefit of the bug fixes that came with 4.4.1 and 4.4.2. Also, I think that the Rogers Canadian Moto X still has not been updated (I could be wrong about that..)

    It'll come. And we won't know when until it comes.
    12-12-2013 01:04 PM

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