By upgrading your device to Windows Mobile 6.1, you will now have access to:
-New Look and Feel: Using Windows Mobile 6.1, an easy-to-use Sliding Panel homescreen allows you quick access to your Samsung i617 primary functions by simply sliding vertically and horizontally through the homescreen panels.
-System Center Mobile Device Manager (SCMDM): When enabled by your business IT department, SCMDM provides device management enhancements and secure data access to your corporate network.
-Improved GPS Navigation: With AT&T Navigator and assisted-GPS (aGPS), the Samsung i617 leverages both satellite and cellular technology to get you there on time.
- Threaded SMS Messaging: Rather than seeing a stand-alone response when you open an SMS message, you?ll view the details of your entire conversation. Now you can easily see how the conversation has progressed.
- Internet Connection Sharing - Utilize your smart phone capabilities by using your phone as a high-speed wireless modem for your laptop. It?s easy to set up and even easier to connect. Just click and go!
- Mobile Banking: Perform secure banking transactions with many of the nation?s largest banks right from your Samsung i617.
-Voice Command: Voice Command transforms your Samsung i617 into your own virtual personal assistant, letting you use your voice to look up contacts, make phone calls, get calendar information, and play and control your music, as well as start programs.