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Verizon Starts Pushing Android 2.2 Froyo to the Droid Incredible by HTC
      08/27/10 12:01 PM

Verizon Wireless has begun pushing Froyo, Android 2.2, to the Droid Incredible by HTC. This update will include Flash Player 10.1 pre-installed, 3G Mobile HotSpot capable, support for 720p video recording and more.

To read our review of the Droid Incredible by HTC on Verizon visit:
http://www.mobiletechreview.com/phones/HTC_Incredible.htm




Here is a list of enhancements and improvements included in this update:

Enhancements:

- Improved Web browsing with pre-installed Adobe Flash Player 10.1 for Android.
- Support for 720p video recording.
- Transfer data faster with 801.11n Wi-Fi capabilities.
- Easily switch between the eight most recent applications.
- Enhanced browser performance for faster loading of JavaScript heavy pages.
- A screen that works for you and your apps.
- With Android 2.2, you can rotate your screen 270 degrees?either to the left or to the right when moving from portrait to landscape mode?to work with apps in more directions.
- A new Mail Stream widget increases ease of use.
- Text Message Widget.
- The new text message widget offers fast access to your messages from the home screen with a quick swipe. Scroll up and down through the list of all your text conversations in one screen. Keep the conversation going, faster.
- Automatic app updates.
- Always have the latest versions of the applications you?ve downloaded with automatically updated Android Market apps.
And you can choose to store applications in your device?s memory or on a storage card for more capacity.
- Play Visual Voicemail messages through speakers when connected to Bluetooth car kit.
- Keep track of music with organized Music Player application.
- Updated People application to accommodate contacts with Facebook accounts.
- Access Corporate Directory information on Microsoft Exchange.
- Save new contacts with ?Save to People? option for Visual Voicemail.
- Call a number back immediately from text messages.
- Improved CityID application.

Improvements:

- Updated software changes provide improved security.
- Improved battery life.
- Manage Contacts more efficiently with updated contact details.
- Instantly know the strength of your signal with improved signal display.
- Connect to Visual Voicemail when Wi-Fi is enabled.
- Easily move between Today view and Agenda view in the Calendar application.
- Additional support for Backup AssistantSM PIN retrieval for new accounts.

For instructions visit: http://support.vzw.com/system_update/htc_incredible.html





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