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Dell Streak receives custom Dell Stage Android 2.2 update

updated 04:25 am EST, Thu December 2, 2010

Locked Streaks join unlocked Streaks with update

As promised, Dell has released an over-the-air (OTA) update for its Dell Streak taking it to Android 2.2. The update features Dell's custom Stage skin and is available to users of the handset who have purchased it on a plan with a carrier. The update is already shipping pre-installed on the unlocked version of the handset.

The update brings the revised Dell Stage home screen that gives users the option to use up to seven home screens. The update also allows the interface to now function in both landscape and portrait modes. A big feature boost is the addition of Swype text-input functionality, although this appears to come at the expense of the number pad that was present in the Android 2.1 version of the Stage interface on the Streak.

A video of the update in action is included below. [via The Droid Guy]






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  1. facebook_Tall

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    dell poor device support

    The newest for us poor suckers that bought one from my best buy is the update delayed til mid January. Meanwhile ppl can buy them with the update installed before we get it

    Thank god I am returning it.am going for the update.Motorola olympus

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