Samsung Jack finally gets updated to Windows Mobile 6.5

Samsung Jack
Samsung & AT&T are officialy releasing the Windows Mobile 6.5 update for the Jack today. You can head over to Samsung’s support page for detailed instruction on how to upgrade your device here

This upgrade contains several enhancements and features. Highlights are listed below.

Microsoft Windows Phone (Mobile) 6.5 Standard Edition

Windows Phone (Mobile) 6.5 includes new features such as:

- Windows Marketplace for Mobile: Discover apps that unlock the power of your Windows Phone, shop securely with confidence, and download instantly to your phone.

- Internet Explorer Mobile: Internet Explorer Mobile 6 delivers the same high quality browsing and media viewing experience that you’ve come to expect on your desktop computer. If you can see it in Internet Explorer on your PC, you’ll be able to see it just as well on your Windows Pphone, whether the content you want is on YouTube, a game using Flash animation, or on a social site like Facebook or MySpace.

- AT&T WiFi: Automatic access to over 20,000 AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spots nationwide is available on the Samsung Jack and is included in select smartphone data plans. This allows for fast and easy downloads of your favorite music, streaming videos, games, and more.

- Vlingo for Windows Phone: Instantly send a text or email message, call a friend, search the Web, open native applications and more, all by speaking into your Samsung Jack Windows Phone.

Source: Samsung via Twitter

HP Obsidian and LG Monaco coming to AT&T this November

More tips form BGR today. This time about the HP Obsidian and LG Monaco Windows Mobile 6.5 smartphones. According to the screenshot above, these two devices are supposed to launch on AT&T network this November. It also looks like the Samsung Jack and Epix will get a WM 6.5 upgrade. Nothing else is known though.

Source: BGR