After what it seems to be ages, people are reporting of getting the Android 2.1 Update For Motorola Droid from Verizon.Earlier it was supposed to have come out on March 18th.
Below is the software-upgrade notification schedule (All times listed are Eastern Time):
At noon on 03/30, 1,000 users will receive notification of the update.
At 11:59 PM on 03/30, 9,000 more users will receive the update notification.
After the first 10,000 users receive the update on 03/30, there will be a 24-hour period when no additional upgrades will be delivered.
On Day 3 (04/01), 200,000 users will receive the update notification at 11:59 PM. This schedule will continue each day thereafter until the update has been delivered to all users.
*Download & Install Conditions:*
An OTA download requires 40% or more power availability if the device is not connected to an external power source or 20% or more power if it is connected to an external source
If roaming, the customer will not receive the update. The only option in this scenario is for the subscriber to enable Wi-Fi and wait for a mandatory OTA. The wait period in this case will not be more than 12 hours
User must wait to receive the upgrade via OTA o User is unable to make or receive calls, including emergency calls during this time
Users will see the following information when they select* More info* on the update screen:/ This software update includes new enhancements to support Yahoo! Email,
pinch-to-zoom, and many other improvements for your DROID by Motorola. You will be unable to use your device or make emergency calls for the duration of the install. The
software updates automatically, and your DROID will power off and on as part of this software upgrade.