Motorola XOOM Android 3.1 update "has started" in Europe

According to Motorola’s European Facebook page, the company has finally begun to launch the latest Android 3.1 update for the tablet outside of the US. It’s going to be a patchy, gradual process, as ever with these things, but IT HAS BEGUN.

Here’s the quote from Motorola:

The 3.1 update for Motorola XOOM™ outside the U.S. has started. Owners in Europe can expect updates over the next several weeks until the roll out is complete. The 3.1 update for non-U.S. devices, in addition to many other improvements, also includes SD card activation. Release notes will be made available in each region, functionality varies by region.

So stop your moaning, Motorola users…

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…you’re about to have the best and newest Android thing once again.

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  1. MarkG

     /  June 22, 2011

    “…you’re about to have the best and newest Android thing once again.”

    Except of course for the Asus Transformer that’s WAY better and already runs Android 3.1

    • Gary C

       /  June 22, 2011

      I knew that line would wake you up.

    • Dave P

       /  June 22, 2011

      In what sense do you mean ‘WAY better’ – I can’t to find the slot for my SIM card…??

  2. Peter

     /  June 22, 2011

    I think several weeks is how they described the gap between US and non US releases so they probably mean a long several.

    • Gary C

       /  June 22, 2011

      Yes, I think Americans still use the old Imperial “several” which is the equivalent of a modern metric “shitload”.

  3. Shipy

     /  July 14, 2011

    Still no European update. Motorola will not say why, what a farce.

    What is the delay?

  4. Kevin Dismore

     /  July 23, 2011

    Please give me what I payed for or refund me, so I can buy a real tablet………

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