How To Update Motorola Defy to Gingerbread 2.3.5 Firmware

Motorola Defy LogoIf you have recently bought a Waterproof Motorola Defy handset then you will be happy to know that you can now update the phone with the latest version of Gingerbread 2.3.4. So, in the due course of the article you will be needing to root the phone which will lead to the voiding of the warranty. This update comes as a huge respite for all those who wanted to have the latest update of Gingerbread 2.3.5. Considering the fact that even the mightier smart phone, the Samsung Galaxy S2 is still awaiting Gingerbread 2.3.5 series update officially, this Gingerbread 2.3.5 will surely jealous some of your Samsung Galaxy S2 colleagues.

So, let’s get started with the updation procedure but hey, for safe and speedy update you need to follow each and every single instruction which is mentioned in this article or else there is a high probability that you may end up bricking up the phone or even some of the features won’t be working. Please note that once you have updated to this version then you will not be able to get the automatic OTA (Over the Air) update from the Motorola further anymore as you need to apply the update manually which we will providing on androidadvices.com the moment it is released if any.

Rooting Information:

  • As we mentioned in the due course of this article, you will be rooting the phone which will lead to voiding of the warranty. We should not be held responsible in any manner in whole or in parts if any damage is done to your phone in the process of the update which is very unlikely if you follow the instructions carefully.
  • There are substantial number of changes which comes bundled with this version of firmware, we will be looking at the complete list as in when the article is proceeded. Please note that this update of Gingerbread 2.3.4 is not the release which is officially pushed by the Motorola and is the beta version which Cyanogen has come up with.
  • For your convenience we have broken this article into different sections which includes the list of enhancements which this version comes along and then followed by the list of pre requisites which you need to follow and then the actual procedure on how you can install the same on your Motorola Defy handset.

Note : Please note that these instructions are strictly for the Motorola Defy phone and this should only be followed for this phone, following the below mentioned instructions to any other phone will lead to the bricking of the phone.

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