Good news for all Motorola Cliq XT users ! Motorola has released a new software/firmware for motorola Cliq XT. If you have not received the software update notification, you will get soon because it takes time for propagation.
The bad news is that the update will not be Android 2.1.
Worth to Read: Android 2.2 in testing, might be released in May
The update brings many improvements like strong data connections, less freeze-ups and few force-closes. The other changes in new update are:
• More sensitive response from the phone’s touch screen
• Better backlight performance on the phone’s display
• Enhancements to the phone’s text messaging app
• Improvements to Bluetooth audio while streaming
• A fix for a glitch that caused the camera to periodically freeze
• A refreshed design for the phone’s Visual Voice Mail application
How to Update Motorola Cliq XT:
You will receive a software update notification on your phone when the firmware update is available for your region. You can manually check the software update by opening Menu, tapping on Setting, About Phone and System Updates.
Other than GOTA method (Google Over the Air), here are other methods to check the software update.