Samsung Galaxy S to Have Android 2.2 Soon

Samsung announced that their leading smartphone Galaxy S would get the Android 2.2(Froyo) Update in the mid of October. This will make the device much more efficient and useful.


The Android 2.2 upgrade will be available via Kies, Samsung’s unique in-house software upgrade program.

The GALAXY S is Samsung’s cleverly designed smartphone with a bright 4-inch SUPER AMOLED screen and a 1 GHz application processor, giving users an intelligent, immersive and integrated mobile experience. The Android 2.2 upgrade offers voice-controlled GPS through Google MapsTM with Navigation, faster performance by JIT(Just in Time) compiler. Additionally, further functionalities including Search in-browser, Adobe® Flash® Player 10.1, improved customization options will be provided with OS upgrade.

– Google MapsTM with Navigation: GPS navigation system with voice guidance

– Adobe® Flash® Player 10.1: Allow the web browser to make full use of the whole web

– Setup Wizard: Quickly customize the GALAXY S and access networks with ease

– Home Screen/Menu Preview and Edit : Preview by pinch-zoom

– Search in-Browser : Google™, Translate, Wikipedia, Dictionary

The Android 2.2 upgrade will be available from the mid of October 2010 in the Nordic region and gradually rolled out to other European markets, Southeast Asia, the Middle East Asia, North America, Africa and rest of the world.

Via [Press Release]