egzthunder1 · Mar 25, 2011 at 09:00 am

Samsung Wave (Bada) Gets a Taste of Froyo

Thanks to XDA member AndroBada, we see that the BadaOS section was not added in vain. As it turns out, the Android appeal seems to be gaining momentum all across the mobile platforms. This time, we see that a project has been started to port Android to the Samsung Wave, which is a device running strictly Bada. Apparently, there has been quite a bit of progress and there is now a video posted in the OP of the thread, showing the Wave running Froyo. It is slow and laggy, but the fact that it is working more than makes up for the few functionality glitches. It is just like with every port, once the OS boots, it is then time to start focusing on the minor stuff (like functionality of sensors, radio and such)

The project seems to be hosted on a Polish site, but the devs are also members of XDA. So, if you have any experience and think you can help the project move forward, please leave some feedback.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5UueWOF5Icc

You can find more information in the original thread.

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egzthunder1 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I have been an active member of xda-developers since 2005 and have gone through various roles in my time here. I am Former Portal Administrator, and currently part of the administrator team while maintaining my writer status for the portal. In real life, I am a Chemical Engineer turned Realtor in the Miami area. View egzthunder1's posts and articles here.
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