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Samsung Galaxy S Android 2.2 update lands in Norway via Kies [Update – Also in Sweden, Denmark]

It seems that Samsung Galaxy S users are in luck today. Some Norwegian users are reporting the availability of Android 2.2 aka Froyo update via Samsung Kies.

While no other Galaxy S users have reported the existence of the update. So, it for only Norway right now. But, we hope it reaches other countries too soon.


  • Android 2.2 JIT compiler
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1 compatibility
  • New Android Market with auto-updating
  • Speed improvements
  • Pinch-to-zoom homescreen flyover
  • Improved default keyboard
  • Quick links to “GPS” and “Auto rotation” toggles on notification bar added
  • Slightly different graphics and transitions with app drawer and default icon dock
  • Colored icons in settings
  • GPS Fix
  • Colored settings icons
  • Media Hub
  • Darker menu theme, navy blue color
  • Better Exchange support
  • Video records in MP4 format
  • New Search widget
  • New Gmail application

UPDATE: Users in Sweden and Denmark have also started receiving the update.

One thought on “Samsung Galaxy S Android 2.2 update lands in Norway via Kies [Update – Also in Sweden, Denmark]

  1. In Samsung Mobile Philippines, the Firmware update icon shows available download. Upon clicking, it gives instruction to download Samsung PC Studio. However, upon installing Samsung Studio, the phone wont appear in NPS. The samsung galaxy S appears to be not supported as no NPS appears as one of th choices fro the USB Connection. New Kies update also has been released today October 15

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