If you own the AT&T locked Galaxy S device known as the Captivate then you can now get the 2.2 Froyo software, unofficially. The persistent people over at xda-developer forums have made build UCJI6 Captivate ready. The best part, it’s available to download now.

Some of the features you will be receiving with this unofficial, but feature packed update, are as follows:

  • Adobe Flash 10.1
  • JIT compiler
  • Samsung Media Hub support
  • General UI tweaks

The detailed instructions to get 2.2 up and running on your device are as follows:

(Note: As always when dealing with a new software update make sure you have backed up all of your files are are willing to take the risk of experiencing potential problems during the process)

Download the following:

  • .exe Odin Flasher file
  • If you haven’t already configured your PC to connect with your Captivate:
    • Samsung Drivers: HERE
    • You may also need the Galaxy S drivers to get USB connectivity to work… 32-bit or 64-bit


  • Download the .exe Odin Flasher file
  • Plug in the USB to the computer (do not attach the phone at this time)
  • Open the .exe on your PC
  • Put your phone into download mode–
    • Turn it off
    • Holding down the volume keys, attach the USB cable to the phone
  • The .exe will recognize your phone
  • Begin by pressing “Start”
  • Once finished, allow a reboot

You can check out a video software walkthrough of 2.2 running on a Captivate below:


[Via xda-developers, BriefMobile]