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FIRMWARE: Samsung releases another Galaxy Android ROM Update
Posted by Arne Hess - on Monday, 28.09.09 - 15:08:30 CET under 04 - Android News - Viewed 21073x
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Following the second ROM update earlier this month, Samsung just announced and released another firmware update for the Galaxy GT-I7500. According to Samsung's press information, the new Galaxy ROM (I7500XXII5_VIAII5) is still Android 1.5 (Cupcake) but should again improve the device snappiness, stability and improved battery run-time. Furthermore, the digital compass was improved to work better with applications like Google Maps, Sky Maps and Wikitude. Also it's possible now to send bitmap MMS messages. Like the previous ROM update, this ROM update also includes the new "Switcher" application.

Also improved was the screen-unlock by reducing the unlock-time to 0.5 seconds. The new ROM is now available via Samsung's New PC Studio and Samsung recommends a factory reset after the ROM update was applied.

Cheers ~ Arne


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Posted by nexus6 on 28.09.09 - 19:59:35

Anyone has a link to download the firmware so I can flash it with Odin?

Posted by eatsleeprepeat on 29.09.09 - 00:27:04

Here dude … ons-2.html

Posted by Dan Dascalescu on 29.09.09 - 09:34:03

Sorry, but this post is kinda lame.

The Switchers app was already there in the H8 update, and that's what the screenshot is of. In I5, Switchers is more colorful: … 00x300.png

Also, this ROM was released five days ago: … #post56326

Posted by Mikeluck1981 on 07.10.09 - 15:34:23

Can anyone actually get this update? New PC Studio hasn't worked with my I7500 since I used it to do the last update.

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