Samsung ACE™

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Samsung ACE

Software Update for Samsung ACE™

This software update provides several key enhancements for your Samsung ACE.

Key Features and Functionality Enhancements:
  • Enhanced GPS capabilities - Provides advanced GPS functionality and allows support of popular applications such as Sprint Navigation. Sprint Navigation provides audio and visual turn-by-turn directions, more than 10 million local listings, and one-click traffic rerouting on compatible phones, similar to an in-vehicle GPS system.
  • Windows Mobile 6.1 - Brings new time-saving features, easier phone navigation and management, and stronger security safeguards. Users can get their phone set up and running easier than ever before. With mobile versions of the familiar Windows desktop applications, such as Microsoft Office and Live Search, they'll have information they need anytime, anywhere. Threaded text messaging enhances the messaging experience.
  • Office Mobile 6.1 - Allows users to view and edit the latest versions of Microsoft Word and Excel documents. It also allows customers to view the latest versions of PowerPoint and PDFs.
  • Installation of unsigned applications - The upgrade will allow for the installation of unsigned third-party applications, even those without certification.
Detailed instructions on backing up data on your device and installing the software update is available at the Samsung Website
Technical Specifications:
Dated: 9/29/08
Software Version: BG17

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