After the successful release of Samsung Omnia i900 (SGH-i900) in the market, news has it that Samsung Singapore has made the first firmware/ROM update/upgrade for the Samsung Omnia i900 Windows Mobile 6.1 smartphone available.
Aside from several bug fixes, the self-service update includes new functionalities like new widgets for Samsung’s custom Today screen and a brand-new “Hanyu Pinyin” text input method for typing in Chinese characters. And that’s about all we know — Samsung still has to released a detailed change-log.
The ROM upgrade includes new widgets for Samsung’s Today screen. A new typing method for Chinese characters, the new Hanyu Pinyin was also included. Unfortunately Samsung didn’t publish the changelog of the changes so far. It’s said that other modification have been made apart from bug fixes.
However, some user experiences after the Samsung Omnia SGH-i900 upgrade/update were not positive. Some claimed that though the update adds a few new widgets & biz card reader, the battery life has reduced after updating. The touch panel also became less responsive in Samsung Omnia SGH-i900. Most importantly, the vibration function each time you touch the screen is no longer there. Well, these are just some comments and reviews by Samsung Omnia SGH-i900 users who have updated their firmwares to the latest version.
If you have a comment about the Samsung Omnia SGH-i900 update/upgrade, say you have encountered errors in functions and features, the feel free to shout.