Posts tagged Nokia N8
It seems that China has fallen in love with the dual core processor so much so that it has started shipping it with their knockoff smartphones. And boy have they chosen the right handset for it, as it is none other than the Nokia N8 clone.
The title of the post says it all doesn’t it? If you thought that Nokia N8 had only smartphone related abilities, then you need to watch the video after the jump to see the Symbian 3 powered handset lift a 60 KG heavy refrigerator.
You can criticize Nokia all you want for not coming up with a modern and innovative mobile OS but if there is one thing the Finlanders knows how to do well, it has to be the perfect and efficient hardware they provide for their diverse range of smartphones. Nokia N8 is our topic today and we will be focusing on just how strong its gorilla touch screen really is.
Most of the smartphones these days come stocked with the very opopular virtual/touch screen keyboard which we all know as Swype. Nokia N8, the Finlander’s first ever Symbian 3 handset is a modern smartphone as well but sadly doesn’t come with oSwype. But as you know, there is always a workaround for situation like these. Steps to get the official Swype on your powerful N8 follows after the jump.
So you though that modding, hacking and rooting (jailbreak for iPhone) was limited to Android and iDevices only? Well here is a surprising news for you – Nokia N8 has received a hacking treatment as well. A hacker who goes by the name hyperX has managed to mod the 12 MP camera of the Symbian 3 powered N8 and has enabled the handset to do 30 frames per second video recording (versus the default 25fps) and continuous autofocus.
A moment of truth has arrived, signaling an end to the never-ending wait for Nokia’s most sensational device to date, Nokia N8. That’s right folks, the Finlanders have started shipping their first Symbian 3 powered handset to its owners across the globe, as we told you earlier.
The question which has had many Nokia N8 fanatics pondering for days has finally been answered. And, Yes it is of the official nature. Tapani Kaskinen, Nokia’s Senior Comms Manager has revealed about the Finlanders’ plan to launch/ship Nokia N8 starting from 30th September.
The moment which each and every Nokia fan boy and particularly Nokia N8 potential user have been waiting for has finally arrived. The Finlanders have started taking pre-orders for its next generation multi-touch device aka N8. Just head over to store.nokia.com and reserve the first Symbian 3 handset for yourself.
One question that has been on the mind of Nokia followers all around the world is when will Nokia N8 go live? This very important question might have been answered at least for the UK users based on the findings of ITProPortal. According to the information posted by a couple of online retailers, the promising Symbian 3 based handset might be going live in UK as early as 26th August.
Last week, we shared with you Nokia’s first of the three N8 walkthrough video. As promised, the Finlanders have rolled out the 2nd part of the video as promised and it shows us something that we were not expecting. The Symbian 3 handset has an iMovie like photo/video editing application. See the video after the jump.