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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...


Older Symbian-running Nokias to get Belle in February 2012

Older Symbian-running Nokias to get Belle in February 2012

21 December, 2011 | comments (91)

We had a false start but this time it's for real. The Belle update for older Nokias is officially scheduled on the Finnish company's calendar for February 2012. The Nokia Belle... wait, what? It seems that Nokia have given up on the Symbian name and...


New Belle ROM for Nokia N8 leaks, see the changes on video

New Belle ROM for Nokia N8 leaks, see the changes on video

19 December, 2011 | comments (60)

The fan favorite, the Nokia N8, is a bit behind the times with its Symbian Anna OS, but a Belle update is incoming. A second Belle firmware has leaked (the first one came a couple of months ago) and this time it's reportedly running much...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian


Nokia N803 user guide leaks, could be the N8 successor

Nokia N803 user guide leaks, could be the N8 successor

15 December, 2011 | comments (136)

pocketnow.com has acquired the user guide to a certain Nokia 803 running on Symbian Belle. One look at the outline of the phone in the images makes it clear that this phone will put significant focus on the camera performance, and could just be the...


Symbian Belle arriving on older Symbian devices in early-2012

Symbian Belle arriving on older Symbian devices in early-2012

09 December, 2011 | comments (148)

Owners of the Nokia N8, E7, X7, C6-01, C7, Oro, E6, and 500 will have to wait a bit longer for the Symbian Belle update because as it turns out, you won't be getting it any time this year. According to All About Symbian, Nokia said that...


Symbian Belle unofficially out for the Nokia C7

Symbian Belle unofficially out for the Nokia C7

25 November, 2011 | comments (177)

Nokia has promised to update its older models (currently running Symbian Anna) to Belle. But if you have a Nokia C7 and are envious of the Belle-running Nokia 701, you can update your phone right now, unofficially, of course. A leaked image...


Nokia confirms the N8 successor is coming next year, sort of

Nokia confirms the N8 successor is coming next year, sort of

15 November, 2011 | comments (183)

Rest assured cameraphone fans, Nokia is still thinking about you. The manufacturer of the N8 is already working on its successor, which will come out some time next year. The confirmation came at the Nokia Lumia 800 launch event in Russia and was...

Tags: Nokia


Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

03 September, 2011 | comments (325)

We just stumbled upon photos of a new Nokia smartphone. The device dubbed to be the Nokia N8's successor, is said to be called N8-01 (though, considering Nokia's new naming policy the Nokia 801 seems more likely) and features a qHD screen. The...


Official Symbian Belle update coming in two days

Official Symbian Belle update coming in two days

22 August, 2011 | comments (247)

Color us surprised! It was only last week that Nokia was done with the i-dotting and t-crossing of the Symbian Anna update and now they are ready to unveil the next Symbian iteration. Called Belle, the next Symbian version will be announced in just...


Nokia N8 gets a camera update with better UI and video recording

Nokia N8 gets a camera update with better UI and video recording

22 August, 2011 | comments (147)

It must feel quite good to be a Nokia N8 owner these days. First, there was the Symbian Anna update, which deals with quite a few of its usability issues and now Nokia brought the news that there's a camera update in the works for their former...


Symbian Anna update rolls out for the whole Symbian^3 gang

Symbian Anna update rolls out for the whole Symbian^3 gang

18 August, 2011 | comments (369)

Yesterday Nokia began uploading the Symbian Anna firmware for the N8 and E7 on its servers. Luckily, it didn’t stop with those two and the Anna updates for C7 and C6-01 also hit the servers later. Symbian Anna is available now for download via...


Symbian Anna update for Nokia N8 and E7 hits the Nokia servers

Symbian Anna update for Nokia N8 and E7 hits the Nokia servers

17 August, 2011 | comments (296)

Hey, Nokia fans, the wait is almost over. Nokia has uploaded the Symbian Anna firmware for E7 and N8 on its servers and the updates should start rolling out any moment now. The Symbian community has been waiting for those updates since the...


Nokia N9 raw video footage released

Nokia N9 raw video footage released

02 August, 2011 | comments (100)

We've developed a bit of a soft spot for the Nokia N9 and it keeps giving us little treats that we just can't get enough of. Today's treat is a compilation of stock video footage taken directly from the N9 and edited into a single clip. The...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


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...


Nokia camera guru D. Dinning reveals the N9 camera secrets

Nokia camera guru D. Dinning reveals the N9 camera secrets

27 June, 2011 | comments (52)

The 8 megapixel snapper at the back of the Nokia N9 might not be as much of a selling point as the 12 megapixel monster that the N8 packed, but that doesn't mean that its development took less effort. If you doubted this fact, you should definitely...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Our Photo and Video compare tools now feature real digicams

Our Photo and Video compare tools now feature real digicams

20 June, 2011 | comments (21)

Ever wondered how the Nokia N8 compares to a Canon 5D MkII? Well, we just finished adding this and other juicy reference digicams to our photo and video compare tools so you can get a better idea how a certain phone or tablet pits against a real,...

Tags: Misc


Nokia N8 to get a camera fix in the upcoming Anna update

Nokia N8 to get a camera fix in the upcoming Anna update

14 June, 2011 | comments (90)

Nokia N8 users will finally get the camera enhancements they've been waiting quite some time for. Nokia's Damian Dinning said in a tweet that there's an N8-specific update in the works which will add couple of features to the already brilliant...


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...


Nokia N8 gets dressed in pink, ladies sigh

Nokia N8 gets dressed in pink, ladies sigh

02 May, 2011 | comments (122)

Nokia N8 is already available in five completely different colors - orange, blue, green, silver white and dark grey. It seems the variety wasn't enough so today Nokia launches a pink N8. Is that Symbian Anna running inside? Just when you thought...