Samsung has announced that the Froyo update for the Samsung Captivate is live and it requires a mini-kies installation. Complete instructions can be found here.
What does that mean? It’s not an over the air update and it requires you to manually install it via a PC/Windows based machine, leaving Captivate owners with Macs out to dry.
Some of the features you will gain from this Froyo update are:
– Mobile Hotspot
– Flash 10.1 support
– Enhanced MS Exchange Support
– Speed and performance optimization
– Apps to microSD card functionality
To get the update go here. Gotta Mac? Find a friend with a PC