Samsung Fascinate finally updated to Froyo, Android 2.2

It may have taken several months for this moment to finally come, but shake that disbelief Fascinate users, because you’re about to be running Android 2.2.

Announced and detailed today by Verizon, the Samsung Fascinate’s update to Froyo will begin rolling out to handsets starting tomorrow. According to official release notes, software version 1500.ED01 will include the following changes:

Web Browsing and Data Access
+ Device now supports Adobe® Flash® 10.1.
+ Enhanced browser performance for faster loading of webpages
that include JavaScript.
+ Search the web via Bing™ Voice Search without interruption.
Email and Messaging
+ Move messages between folders in the Exchange email client with ease.
+ Easily delete all messages in your sent and trash folders within your Exchange
email account without being prompted to close the application.
+ When using the Swype® feature, sentences are now displayed with the
proper use of upper and lower case letters.
Call Features
+ “Dialed Calls” correctly displays within the dialer application.
+ When connected to a Bluetooth® device, pressing the speaker button will
properly activate the speakerphone.
+ Turning on the backlight when the phone is mounted in the car dock will no longer
automatically activate the speakerphone.
+ Improvements to the Voice Commands application allows you to accurately search
contacts by name and number, even when the Contact List contains duplicates.
Additional Device Features
+ Color and text scheme in the Calendar has been improved for better readability.
+ “Feeds and Updates” widget improvements for auto-refresh feature.
+ V CAST Apps is now preloaded.
+ Samsung Media hub is now preloaded.
+ Ability to allow automatic app updates in Android Market.

For full details on how to update your handset, check out Verizon hosted Fascinate support page.

Via Android Police

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