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Counterclockwise: Nokia E72, E6, iPhone 3GS and 4, N9

Counterclockwise: Nokia E72, E6, iPhone 3GS and 4, N9

22 June, 2014 | comments (31)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. We revisit some interesting milestones in the mobile industry iPhones go on sale, Nokia pushes its last great...

Tags: Misc


Counterclockwise: Nokia 5800 XM, iPhone OS 4, Galaxy S Plus

Counterclockwise: Nokia 5800 XM, iPhone OS 4, Galaxy S Plus

13 April, 2014 | comments (24)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. This week has seen a slew of hardware debut through the years, some of it achieving more success than the other,...

Tags: Misc


Counterclockwise: HTC One X, Nokia E6, Windows Mobile

Counterclockwise: HTC One X, Nokia E6, Windows Mobile

06 April, 2014 | comments (18)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. This week it's a rollercoaster as predictions of future market share miss by a mile, while makers of smartphone...

Tags: Misc, Android, Rumors


Symbian is officially dead, 808 PureView is the last of its kind

Symbian is officially dead, 808 PureView is the last of its kind

24 January, 2013 | comments (407)

We all knew this was eventually coming, but it's now official. Symbian on Nokia is dead. Nokia managed to send off the once might platform in style. The 808 PureView will go down in history as the last Symbian device by the Finnish...


Vertu unveils new Constellation Neon and Blue series

Vertu unveils new Constellation Neon and Blue series

20 September, 2012 | comments (35)

The new Constellation Neon series is pretty much what we're used to seeing from Vertu phones lately. Based on the Nokia Belle OS, the smartphone uses the well-known Nokia C7 as its base, much like all previous Constellation phones. Another...

Tags: Vertu, Touch UI


Nokia now shipping Symbian^3 devices with Belle out the box

Nokia now shipping Symbian^3 devices with Belle out the box

27 January, 2012 | comments (229)

Nokia have now confirmed via their official Twitter feed that major updates have already begun rolling out to a number of devices currently running Symbian Anna, bumping them up to Symbian Belle, news that a lot of Nokia fans will no doubt welcome...


Nokia Belle update to start rolling out from next week [UPDATED]

Nokia Belle update to start rolling out from next week [UPDATED]

18 January, 2012 | comments (186)

Nokia has confirmed through a post on its Twitter account that the Belle update will start rolling out to older devices starting next week. @farkasondro Hi Ondrej, Nokia Belle will be on the way from next week. You can see more details of the...


Symbian Belle gets an in-depth video preview on the Nokia N8

Symbian Belle gets an in-depth video preview on the Nokia N8

01 August, 2011 | comments (198)

The latest update of Symbian^3, yet to grace us with its presence goes by the name of Symbian Belle. The second update that now adheres to Nokia's new naming structure (following on from Symbian Anna of course). Just as the E6 and the X7 were the...


BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 to hit the UK on 15 September

BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 to hit the UK on 15 September

05 July, 2011 | comments (40)

Still waiting for the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900? Well, at least we've got a more specific launch date now. According to Amazon UK, the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 is coming on 15 September. There's a white version listed too, but it will come a...


Nokia E6 is coming to America, available for pre-order at Amazon

Nokia E6 is coming to America, available for pre-order at Amazon

16 June, 2011 | comments (103)

Shortly after the Nokia X7 became available in the United States, the other Symbian Anna running creation from the Finnish giant made it across the Atlantic as well. Of course, we are talking about the QWERTY and touch screen equipped Nokia E6. You...


Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

13 June, 2011 | comments (78)

Two of the latest Nokia Symbian smartphones have just become available. The handsets that started leaving the Nokia factories at the end of last month have finally reached retailers. User in the UK are now able to experience the QWERTY magic of the...


Nokia X7 goes on pre-order in the UK, first taste of Symbian Anna

Nokia X7 goes on pre-order in the UK, first taste of Symbian Anna

05 June, 2011 | comments (201)

The Nokia X7 has now appeared alongside its QWERTY launch partner the E6, available for pre-order in the UK. Slated for release at the end of June, both devices are running the latest version of Nokia's Symbian OS - Symbian Anna. This will come as...


Symbian Anna running Nokia E6 and X7 now shipping, slowly

Symbian Anna running Nokia E6 and X7 now shipping, slowly

31 May, 2011 | comments (128)

The first Symbian Anna phones, the Nokia E6 and the Nokia X7, are now shipping. Announced back in April, these two have been on pre-order for a while and now you can buy one, if you dont mind a stretched out delivery date. The touchscreen/QWERTY...


Nokia E6 and X7 go on pre-order in Germany, seem pricey

Nokia E6 and X7 go on pre-order in Germany, seem pricey

14 May, 2011 | comments (187)

When announced a month ago, the Nokia duo E6 and X7 caused a good deal of excitement. Packing the latest Symbian update, called Anna, the two smartphones proved that the OS is not yet ready to head into oblivion. Now, the two handsets are...


Fixed focus cameras are cool, Part 2: Nokia X7 camera samples

Fixed focus cameras are cool, Part 2: Nokia X7 camera samples

22 April, 2011 | comments (58)

As you may know Nokia wants to prove the users its "full-focus" (a.k.a. fixed-focus) camera sensors are excellent performers too. Today we get to see the second batch of Nokia camera samples, this time taken with the still unreleased X7. The...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian^3


Nokia W7 and W8 will lead the  Windows Phone 7 march

Nokia W7 and W8 will lead the Windows Phone 7 march

14 April, 2011 | comments (88)

Mobile Review's one-man Nokia rumor mill Eldar Murtazin has pushed out some details regarding the first fruits from the 'Microkia' (Microsoft/Nokia) team up, in the form of two new devices bearing the names W7 and W8. Not only are they not...


Nokia uncovers the E6 and X7, Symbian Anna update

Nokia uncovers the E6 and X7, Symbian Anna update

12 April, 2011 | comments (223)

Say hello to a new business model from Nokia and a new music-minded one too the Nokia E6 and the Nokia X7 just went official. Also, the much awaited Symbian^3 update has arrived and its called Anna. First, lets talk new models. Both the E6...


Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

05 April, 2011 | comments (91)

Nokia is holding an event dedicated to Symbian smartphone on 12 April. Inviting the press to go and "discover what's new with Symbian smartphones" the Finnish company will most likely announce a new addition to its smartphone lineup. Or at least...


Nokia E6-00 leaks again with a bang, images and videos galore

Nokia E6-00 leaks again with a bang, images and videos galore

30 March, 2011 | comments (92)

The Nokia E6-00 has come out of the shadows yet again in another of its typical monthly leaks. If you remember, it was first hinted in a leaked Nokia XML file, then a month later some photos of the device emerged. And finally, a couple of weeks ago,...


New photo of the Nokia E6 pops up, solves the touchscreen dilema

New photo of the Nokia E6 pops up, solves the touchscreen dilema

09 March, 2011 | comments (75)

The rumored Nokia E6 was not unveiled at the MWC 2011, but now we get a new image that answers the important question of whether it's touch-operated or not. This isn't the first time we see images of the E6 get leaked, but this time around the...