Droid 2, HTC Evo, HTC Desire, & more getting Flash Player 10.1

Smartphones like the HTC Evo and the HTC Desire have started to receive Flash Player 10.1 as part of the Android 2.2 “Froyo” update.  And, today, Motorola and Verizon announced the new Droid 2.  It’s great to see one of the first smartphones to come pre-installed with the completely redesigned Flash Player 10.1.  Users can experience the full web with millions of web sites the way they were meant to be seen.  Flash Player 10.1 on the Droid 2 is hardware accelerated and gives users seamless access to rich apps and other Flash content inside the browser like games, animations, rich Internet apps, e-commerce, music, video, audio, and much more.  Check out droiddoes.com for more information and watch the demo video below of Flash running on the Droid 2.  Many more smartphones like the HTC Incredible, the Samsung Galaxy S, Motorola Milestone, Droid X and others will support Flash Player 10.1 in the following weeks.  We’ll keep you posted.

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Comments

    August 11, 2010

    YH Kwon writes:

    i thought Flash v10.1 for FroYo is still in beta, however this article makes me think it’s now out of beta for Android phones like Droid 2.
    Is there anybody who can confirm this?

    Thanks
    YH Kwon

    August 11, 2010

    marcelo writes:

    But when the milestone will have flash 10? I live in Brazil.

    August 11, 2010

    Jamie P. writes:

    Hey this is great and all but where is the update for the Incredible. I love the vague “following weeks” timeline.

    August 11, 2010

    Low Fat Diet Paln writes:

    They have one up on the iPhone that’s for sure. I can’t wait to get my hands on the new Droid. I’m a Verizon Man.

    August 11, 2010

    Donkey Lips writes:

    I was able to download froyo and install it myself and I am not tech savvy in the least. I did the same thing for update 2.1. Here is the link for updating the droid:

    http://androidforums.com/motorola-droid/140721-how-force-official-android-2-2-froyo-update-motrola-droid-frg01b-update-1-2-a.html#post1296076

    August 11, 2010

    Roger writes:

    How can you claim that Milestone will get Flash when Motorola have yet to decide whether it will upgrade it to Android 2.2 which is one of the minimum specifications ((see Motorola Europe Facebook page). Also your own specifications say a WVGA equipped unit will require a minimum 800Mhz processor whereas the Milestone only has a 550Mhz processor. Questions on both of these points have been put to both yourselves and Motorola without reply.

    August 11, 2010

    Fanboi writes:

    I have a nexus one with 2.2 and flash beta. It is AWESOME. It totally pwns iPhone.

    Apple shot themselves in the foot. You cannot view statistical graphs or analytics without flash. HTML5 is great, but FLASH is here to stay.

    August 12, 2010

    Pat Anderson writes:

    Can anyone comment on the camera quality for the Droid 2? I’m disappointed in the Droid X. I depend heavily on the camera Thanks,
    Pat

    August 13, 2010

    Chloe writes:

    i have always wanted to use flash on my mobile but never had the chance to until I bought my new Droid phone and I am very excited about all the websites that I can now view because of it.

    August 17, 2010

    jgjohnson82308 writes:

    I have a Motorola Droid….received my Verizon issued upgrade to 2.2 on Saturday morning. And the Adobe systems on my phone say Flash will be available soon. Soon with Verizon could be tomorrow or 2 months from now….my husband has yet to receive his update on his phone which is the same I have but from what I’ve read everyone should receive it by the 18th…..

    August 28, 2010

    restricted radio writes:

    flash 10.1 works realllllly good on the droid 2. i tuned in to restrictedradio.com and it is awesome! thank you adobe ;)

    January 28, 2011

    Janet R writes:

    When will you Blackberry to the list of supported smartphones?
    Thanks.

    March 03, 2011

    Jane K Elvisky writes:

    I just bought the new HTC Desire HD and I am loving it cause of the flash player available. I had iPhone before and It was pretty bad when I was browsing web pages that had lots of flash content.

    March 21, 2011

    Emma writes:

    Hi,

    Is Flash Player now avilable for download to the Samsung Galaxy S mobile Smartphone? Everytime I try to connect via the phone, it says not available for download. If it is available, can someone direct me to where?

    April 24, 2011

    Harga Washing Machine writes:

    Love your article. I already have HTC Desire

    May 18, 2011

    PPC Denver writes:

    Thanks for posting this informative article. Nice to see the adroid running flash player..matter of time before regular computers are obsolete.

    May 21, 2011

    Confused writes:

    cant seem to get flash 10.1 on my droid 2, what am i doin wrong

    May 23, 2011

    Pooja Prasad writes:

    Hi,

    In most cases, Flash Player is pre-installed, but if not, please download it from the Android market. Please note that you must have Android 2.2 or later installed to run Flash Player 10.1+.

    Hope this helps!

    Pooja

    July 10, 2011

    Masters in Health Administration writes:

    Thanks for the great article. Im happy the droid is running flash, especially since the iphone doesnt.

    September 14, 2011

    Top Ten Toys writes:

    That was great to hear when it came out. I ended up switching to the iPhone not too long ago. Now I’m really missing the flash player. Half the website I go to have flash. Some of the 3rd party flash plugins for iphone are just too glitchy

    September 23, 2011

    john writes:

    This is great information! I don’t have an android but an iPhone where we don’t have flash! I didn’t know android could run flash!

    October 25, 2011

    Anonymous writes:

    This is a big development. I’m really liking flash player on my phone.

    November 03, 2011

    Hot Christmas Toys 2011 writes:

    This was a nice feature on my Droid. Video is a big thing right now.

    December 27, 2011

    Gurdypedia writes:

    I’m all about flash player on cell phones ,particularly the Droid. I’m a big fan of the Iphone.

    January 07, 2012

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