How to Update Motorola Droid Bionic with Latest 5.9.905 Firmware

Droid BIONIC LogoMotorola Droid Bionic receives one more update which is dubbed as 5.9.905 which is still not an ICS Android 4.0.3 firmware update. It was the last time when we saw on how one can update 5.9.902 version of Update and root the same. Please note that this is not yet officially pushed via OTA, we also don’t have any exact date on by when this update will be pushed. The best part of this update is that it fixes most of the bugs which is related to the back light as well as Camera. There is still no exact change log on what are the things which has improved / added. We will very soon be coming up with an article which will help you to Root Droid Bionic on 5.9.905 firmware.

Disclaimer: Neither AndroidAdvices, nor developer should be held responsible for any damage happened to your device in the process of following the instructions mentioned in this article. It’s very unlikely that there will be any issues but just in case if at all there are any issues then we are committed to help you in solving the same.

So, let’s get started with the list of pre requisites which you need to follow and then we will be checking out on what is the detailed tutorial on how to apply this update.

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Pre Requisites:

  • All the data will be wiped after applying this update, so it’s highly recommend to back up all the user data in your Droid Bionic device with the help of below mentioned steps. With the help of below mentioned steps, you can easily backup the data.

SMS – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to internal / External SD Card,
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

  • Disable all the antivirus suites in your computer and uninstall the same in your device as these tools generally tend to interrupt the process of firmware update. You should have the admin rights in your PC along with the active USB ports with full read / write access.
  • Minimum charge left in the device should be at least 60% so as to ensure that device doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of firmware update.
  • Enable the USB Debugging in your Droid Bionic from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”. The USB Debugging option should be ticked as shown in the below screen capture.

So, assuming that you have followed all the instructions mentioned above, let’s proceed to the next page where we have mentioned a detailed guide on how to apply this 5.9.905 firmware.

5 comments

  1. As I read the above article about Firmware updation on Motorola. Its amazing information for Motorola users. But I am using Nokia handset I was also facing the same kind of problem while I had to update firmwareon my handset. But after so many suggestion but all were worthless & finally I got one solution on some web. Which helped me great. So I suggest all Motorola user to go for the above solution when you need to go for it.

  2. Where can I find the FXZ file??

  3. Karandeep Singh

    worst phone

  4. Sanjay Phalahari

    when samsung galaxy si9003 official ics update available