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Motorola Fire XT (XT530)

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21st December 2011, 05:10 AM   |  #1  
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Please post any info on Motorola Fire XT (XT530) in this thread.

There is very little information available on this device and there is no forum support also. Please share your experiences on using this device and also about possibilities for rooting, custom ROM, etc.
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25th December 2011, 11:30 AM   |  #2  
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Rooting the Xt530
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...1218506&page=2

Have a look on the above link for rooting..

I dont know if there are any ROMs out for the XT530..
25th December 2011, 12:44 PM   |  #3  
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Motorola Fire XT (XT530) Software upgrade to version 2.3.5
I have upgraded the software of my XT530 device to the version 2.3.5 via the motorola software upgrade tool available at www.motorola.com/update

I currently don't see any improvements including bug fixes or feature changes for this upgrade. If anyone has more info on this, please share.
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26th December 2011, 03:36 PM   |  #4  
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Hi,
I have also updated my Fire XT 530 using software update tool to 2.3.5.
In my view there is improvement in the battery part... rest i haven't found anything new.
28th December 2011, 05:02 PM   |  #5  
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Hi,
I have also updated my Fire XT 530 using software update tool to 2.3.5.
In my view there is improvement in the battery part... rest i haven't found anything new.

Yes, I have also observed substantial improvement in battery life as I am able extend usage for more than 2 days.
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http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...2#post20797042

Vote here for the Fire Xt530 so that we get the attention of developers as this is a very good phone but with very poor software from Motorola !
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Yes, I have also observed substantial improvement in battery life as I am able extend usage for more than 2 days.

Hey guys,

I am planning to buy this model but I need a strong push I guess Could you tell me how long does the battery last before O.S update. (In other forums some people said 12 hrs with 2G only which is awful, I wonder if it is as that bad actually).

Moreover, I am planing to buy it from ebay which claims it is unlocked, but it is not clear if the phone is factory or seller unlocked. I mean if I update the O.S of unlocked phone is it gonna be locked to a specific carrier again. What about rooting? Is it matter for rooting as well?

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12th January 2012, 07:05 AM   |  #8  
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ersinism,

Before 2.3.5 update, I used to get battery backup for more than 24h with lot of Edge/WiFi access and some games.
Now I am able to stretch it for 2 days and the overall response has also improved.
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software update
Hi i have already rooted my phone motorola fire xt 530. now i want to upgrade the software update. Is it possible to update without unrooting phone
plz tell me about that
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even i hve rooted my phone nd want to knw if it can be updated reply asap... thanx..

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