Posts tagged Symbian 3
Recently, we took you on a hardware tour of Nokia’s latest communicator phone, Nokia E7. And as you might have guessed, we are here to summarize and share with you the experience of our play time with Nokia’s QWERTY based phone. Details after the break.
It has been a while since we did a mobile phone related hands-on video, last one being that of the Dell Streak 5. So I thought why don’t break the silence and do some smartphone video. Our wish has come true thanks to Nokia who has provided us with a review unit of Nokia E7 and the hardware tour video awaits you after the break.
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.
Today is Nokia’s day! Make no mistake about it. The Finlanders in their sold out Nokia World 2010 event announced a series of new devices three to be exact with Nokia C6 being one of them. As per the trend, we are here with the specs, price and release date of this sexy looking device. All of this follows after the jump.
Do you know what day it is today? It’s the Nokia World 2010 day and as expected the Finlander’s event was full of interesting announcements. The phones which had seen the daylight via the leaked route have been given an official announcement and some attention grabbing and never disclosed before details were revealed about the announced devices. All of this is discussed in greater depth after the jump.
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.