Verizon US Details Firmware And Portico Update For HTC 8X WP8 Device

Verizon has now detailed the new features and enhancements that will be part of software and firmware update for HTX 8X Windows Phone 8 device. The new Firmware: 1532.20.20011.605, Radio: 0.17.50.1218 and software update will include the following features.

DEVICE FEATURES AND ENHANCEMENTS:

+ Wi-Fi and Bluetooth profile have been improved for performance.
+ Increased flexibility to manage browser history.
+ Added capability to select an MP3 file as a ring tone.
+ Incremental security feature allowing user to restrict calls to a limited list of numbers.
+ Messaging enhancements to allow user to edit an MMS while forwarding.
+ User can auto-retry with connectivity, multi-select recipients for a message and ignore calls with SMS reply.

It is likely some of these changes, like call filtering, are HTC specific rather than coming to other windows phones, which is a for such a useful feature.

Source: Verizon via: WPC

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