Posts tagged "beta"

Flash Player for Android is now available

Flash Player is now available for download on Android Market.  This is a production GA (General Availability) release for Android 2.2 (Froyo) and 2.3 (Gingerbread) devices and an initial beta release for Android 3.0.1+ (Honeycomb) tablets that include Google’s system update (from 3.0 to 3.0.1). Learn more about this release here:

New features include:

  • Hardware accelerated video presentation for H.264 (Android 3.0.1+ only) *
  • Deeper integration with the Android browser rendering engine (Android 3.0.1+ only)
    • Improved scrolling of web pages
    • Support for instances where HTML and other web content is composited over Flash Player rendered content.  Flash Player rendered content will continue to be placed in a separate window on top of HTML in the Android 2.2 and 2.3 browsers, as these browsers do not support the new Android 3.0 browser rendering model.
  • Performance improvements designed to take advantage of the current generation of multi-core, GPU*-enabled processors to deliver Flash videos
  • Automatic soft keyboard support

Adobe Flash Player includes security enhancements described in Security Bulletins APSB11-02 ( and APSA11-01 (

The release notes for Flash Player 10.2 can be found here:

*These features have been turned off for the beta release of Flash Player 10.2.

Flash Player 10.3 beta available!

We are happy to announce the availability of Flash Player 10.3 beta for Windows, MacOS and Linux on Adobe Labs.

To download the beta release of Flash Player 10.3, visit Adobe Labs. We look forward to hearing your feedback, which will help us make Flash Player better for you. To log bugs about issues found in Flash Player 10.3 builds, please use the Adobe bugbase at and select Flash Player 10.3 for the version.