Finally there is something that HTC Droid Incredible users can cheer about! Starting today, HTC Droid Incredible users on Verizon will start getting their devices filled up with some delicious and long awaited Android 2.2 Froyo.
It was earlier speculated that Android 2.2 Froyo OTA update for HTC Droid Incredible will be rolled out on 1st September, but it seems as if Verizon was quick on busting the myth by making the update available today. To back this all up, Verizon has posted 2 update manuals on their website that clearly announce the arrival of Froyo for HTC Droid incredible.
Here is what the update will inculcate as per Verizon:
Enjoy improved performance with these OS enhancements. Verizon Wireless is pleased to announce the new Android™ 2.2 software update for your Droid Incredible by HTC.
The Droid Incredible (Build: 3.21.605.1/Baseband: 2.15.00.07.28) update includes numerous enhancements and improvements.
Verizon Wireless and HTC encourage you to download this update today.
+ Improved Web browsing with pre-installed Adobe® Flash® Player 10.1
+ 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
+ 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.
Verizon: Benefits Of Software Update PDF
Verizon: Software Update Instructions PDF