Palm Releases Cingular Treo 650 Update v1.17
Cingular Wireless Treo 650 customers will be notified of this update via an SMS. Users can access the software update and installation instructions here.
The software update (version 1.17) offers these performance enhancements for your smartphone:
- Includes VersaMail 3.1c, the latest version, which includes an updated Mail Service (ISP) list and support for Gmail.
- Optimizes memory handling
- Adds voice quality enhancements
- Optimizes Bluetooth performance for certain Motorola headsets and other carkits
- Saves Auto-off power setting. This addresses an issue experienced by some users after installing updater version 1.15 where the setting would not be saved.
- Adds support for Gmail attachment downloads via web browser if viewing Gmail via the Blazer browser
- Adds an audible beep to indicate call initiation failures
- Improves battery life by automatically turning off screen after 30 seconds of a call (originally included in Treo 650 update 1.15).
- Incorporates software updates previously released on Palm's website.