Many folks are not sure if the DROID BIONIC (XT875) will get Android 4.4.2 OTA update from Motorola, since this smartphone has been outstanding for more than two years since it was released in late 2011, most likely Motorola will focus to provide an update to its new released devices like New DROID family, Moto X and Moto G. Motorola also has tried to give the best for this device. Launched two years ago with Gingerbread and now updated to Jelly Bean is a big jump, this phone has received three official updates via OTA.
Listed below are some of the best custom KitKat ROM available for DROID BIONIC by Verizon Wireless, which you can install by following the flashing guide here.
Official CM11 Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Motorola DROID BIONIC
Although this smartphone is an outdated device, the CM team still cares about it. This KitKat ROM was officially built and supported by CyanogenMod Team, needless to say it brings cool CyanogenMod’s capabilities such as:
- Theme Engine for change the stock look.
- Advanced Control to tweak phone’s performance, tethering for sharing connections.
- Privacy Guard that allows you to effortlessly control how much information you share, and many more.
Some of the basic features are working well, such as phone and data over 3G/4G, Audio, Wi-Fi, camera, GPS, MMS, Bluetooth, and many more. However, there’s still an issue with HDMI. Get the CM11 here.
Mokee Open Source Project KitKat for VZW DROID BIONIC (XT875)
Another great ROM comes from Mokee Team, called Mokee ROM, which based on Google AOSP – Android 4.4.2 for DROID BIONIC. The team update the source code regularly to keep up to date with the most recent development. The team comes from around the world who are enthusiastic about Android, and always focused on making this ROM even better, Download the ROM here. Some of the unique features of this ROM are:
- Multi window.
- PIE control.
- Unique Power Saver functions.
- Incremental updates.
- OTA updates – on the fly update.
- Bulk SMS recipients, SMS sending delay.
- And much more.
Unofficial SlimKat 4.4.2 AOSP
If you are a fan of SlimROMs maybe you should try this ROM, build by SlimTeam to deliver you a beauty OS straight from AOSP Kitkat source code, the SlimKat main target is to offer you a slim yet feature-rich Android OS that you can get here. There are several main built-in features:
- Black theme known as Real Dark Slim, it’s stylish and elegant user interface.
- Numerous Custom shortcut – Hardware keys, Navigation Ring, Navigation Bar, Lockscreen, Tiles etc.
- System wide keyboard control- rotation, cursor control, emoticons, etc.
- Build-in Trueview Camera that shows the whole field of the camera’s view for a better capture.