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Update Android 2.2 Froyo (JP6) on Samsung Galaxy S OTA / Manually via Kies

Samsung is now pushing Android 2.2 Froyo (JP6) to its best selling smartphone Samsung Galaxy S. Android 2.2 for Samsung Galaxy S comes with some new features, enhanced navigation apps and improved performance.

Samsung Galaxy S
1GHz Cortex A8 "Hummingbird" CPU and PowerVR SGX540 GPU combo will make this phone the fastest Android smartphone running Android 2.2 Froyo. Following are the new features which you'll be getting on your Samsung Galaxy S after Android 2.2 update:

  • Android 2.2 JIT compiler
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1 compatibility
  • New Android Market with auto-updating
  • Speed improvements
  • Pinch-to-zoom homescreen flyover
  • Improved default keyboard
  • Quick links to "GPS" and "Auto rotation" toggles on notification bar added
  • Slightly different graphics and transitions with app drawer and default icon dock
  • Colored icons in settings
  • GPS Fix
  • Colored settings icons
  • Media Hub
  • Darker menu theme, navy blue color
  • Better Exchange support
  • Video records in MP4 format
  • New Search widget
  • New Gmail application

Nordic region is the first to get Android 2.2 OTA update and then it will be followed by other European markets, Southeast Asia, Middle East Asia, North America, Africa and rest of the world. If you don't want to wait for OTA update to arrive, just download and install Kies from here, connect Samsung Galaxy S to your PC and click on the phone with an arrow icon near the bottom right of Samsung Kies to install the update manually.
[Image via GSMArena, Features via BriefMobile]

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