HTC Aria On AT&T Gets Android 2.2 Froyo OTA Update
Good news for the HTC Aria owners on AT&T who had trouble in upgrading to Froyo via computer. HTC has released Android 2.2 Froyo update on AT&T carrier by OTA (Over-The-Air) and should get to your device in couple of days.
After you receive the update notification, you need to accept it and confirm the update. To confirm the update on your phone, you go to “Menu”—> “Settings”—> “About Phone” –> “Software Information”—> and check the “Build Number”.
What’s New in Android 2.2 Froyo
App Sharing – Allows you to share an application via Bluetooth, Friend Stream, Email, etc.
Latitude – A service by Google that lets you see your friends’ locations and share yours with them.
Navigation – Google Maps Navigation is a Turn-by-Turn GPS navigation application.
News and Weather
Places – A Google service that makes it easy to search and find Restaurants, Coffee, Bars, Hotels, Attractions, ATMs, Gas Stations, and more.
Videos – Links directly to videos that have been taken with the camcorder.
Wi-Fi Hotspot and USB Tethering – Allows the user to use their Aria as a mobile hotspot for up to 8 devices or connect a PC using the Aria’s data connection. A separate data plan is required for this functionality.
PDF Reader has been changed to Adobe Reader.
AT&T Radio Icon has changed.
Navigator changed to Car Panel.
Photos has been changed to Gallery.
Sound & Display has been split up into individual categories under settings.
Factory Reset relocated to SD & Phone Storage.