Samsung Wave booted into Android

Samsung Wave booted into Android

The Samsung Wave introduced the badaoperating system by Sammy, but could it be that now, nearly ayear after its launch, the handset might turn out to be capable ofrunning Android? If you ask Polish/Russian/Belarusian developers fromthe Androbada project the answer would certainly be yes.



The quest to make the smartphoneexperience on the Wave even richer with the huge choice of apps thatAndroid offers has not yet come to an end though. The hack uses securityholes, which allow porting the operating system without affecting thesecurity of the platform. But Android on Wave is still in its alphaform, which is plagued by performance issues including impropermanagement of the Wave's 512MB of memory and 1GHz CPU.



We're thrilled with the opportunity,though, especially given the Wave's excellent camera and premium buildmaterials, so we'll follow this closely, but in the meantime you'rewelcome to check out Android running on the Wave yourself in thevideo below.



source: Androbadavia XDA Developers




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Wave
  • Display 3.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Storage 2 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1500 mAh(7.00h 3G talk time)

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4 Comments

1. samking21

Posts: 4; Member since: Jun 24, 2010

i heat bada i love android

3. anuj goyal unregistered

please send me link on how to convert samsung wave 2 gt-s8530 to android

4. King Cardo unregistered

I would really like to turn my s8530 in to an android phone. Could you please ssend me a link or something.

5. 20201

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

i also want to convert my samsung wave 2gt-s8530 to android so please send me a link

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