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Nokia N9 wins D&AD Yellow Pencil design award

Nokia N9 wins D&AD Yellow Pencil design award

26 April, 2012 | comments (74)

We always thought that the Nokia N9 was a gorgeous piece of hardware and it seems the jury of the prestigious D&AD Yellow Pencil design awards agree with us. The Nokia N9 has won the 2012 Yellow Pencil award for the Product Design category, an award...

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GSMArena Labs tests now added to phone specs

GSMArena Labs tests now added to phone specs

25 April, 2012 | comments (68)

If you've been following our reviews, then you're undoubtedly familiar with the extensive array of tests we subject any device which finds itself under our critical gaze in the GSMArena Labs. Today, we're proud to announce the test results now have...

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GSMArena Labs: Introducing our sunlight legibility test

GSMArena Labs: Introducing our sunlight legibility test

17 April, 2012 | comments (150)

Until now, we've always performed all of our display tests in dark environments in, what's technically, ideal conditions, so that we can measure the full potential of any particular display in the most objective manner possible. And while we believe...

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Leaked video reveals Nokia Lumia 610 NFC

Leaked video reveals Nokia Lumia 610 NFC

11 April, 2012 | comments (24)

A leaked video from Nokia talks about the Nokia Lumia 610 NFC - that's right, the lowest spec'd Lumia phone might be the first Windows Phone handset to feature NFC. Last year Nokia did say that it plans to integrate NFC in all of its future...


Project Mayhem can put Android ICS on your Nokia N9 right now

Project Mayhem can put Android ICS on your Nokia N9 right now

22 March, 2012 | comments (135)

The Nokia N9 has been dipping its toes into Android waters for a while now, we even got to see (but not touch) a working Ice Cream Sandwich port. The same guys, NITDroid, have now come up with a release that users can try out. It's still not...


MeeGo 1.2 update for Nokia N9 goes live

MeeGo 1.2 update for Nokia N9 goes live

27 February, 2012 | comments (186)

About a month after it was seeded to developers for testing, the v1.2 update for MeeGo goes live. The update weighs in at 284MB and it may take a while to install (up to 40 minutes according to Nokia). But it's well worth the wait. With it,...

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HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

26 February, 2012 | comments (62)

HTC officially announced their MWC line-up of Android smartphones. Unsurprisingly, the devices unveiled are the flagship One X and One XL, the mid-range One S, and the starter One V. Let's start with the most interesting one. HTC One...


Nokia N9 gets an Ice Cream Sandwich port, you can't have it

Nokia N9 gets an Ice Cream Sandwich port, you can't have it

09 February, 2012 | comments (80)

The Nokia N9 might not have the best of prospects as a flagship of a platform with no future and extremely limited app availability, but it might do quite a lot better as an Android device. And the great news is such a turn of events isn't science...


The 12 MP Nokia Lumia 910 rumor officially refuted

The 12 MP Nokia Lumia 910 rumor officially refuted

06 February, 2012 | comments (40)

Remember the 12 MP Nokia Lumia 910 that surfaced several days ago in the Netherlands? It sure sounded awesome, but as it turns out it isn't happening. The official confirmation was brought by the Nokia camera guru Damian Dinning. The head of...


Nokia seeds a new MeeGo PR1.2 beta, detailed changelog included

Nokia seeds a new MeeGo PR1.2 beta, detailed changelog included

25 January, 2012 | comments (50)

Little over a week ago Nokia released N9 PR1.2 beta version to the Nokia N950 developer device but at the time we didn't have the full changelog at the time. Well now we do - it includes 5 new languages, app folders, extended copy-and-paste...

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MeeGo PR 1.2 now seeding to developers, out in a month

MeeGo PR 1.2 now seeding to developers, out in a month

17 January, 2012 | comments (40)

We've got some great news for the MeeGo fans out there. The expected Nokia N9 PR 1.2 update has completed yet another stage of its evolution and has now started seeding. Unfortunately, it's still only a developer-preview version, so you'd need to...

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PR1.2 update spotted on Nokia N9, to bring video calls and folders

PR1.2 update spotted on Nokia N9, to bring video calls and folders

12 January, 2012 | comments (66)

Sometimes you're just lucky - like this guy who found out his Nokia N9 is already running the upcoming PR1.2 update. The changelog for the update promises video calling support, app folders, improvements for the camera and gallery (we've already...

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Imagination Technologies' next-gen PowerVR GPUs surface

Imagination Technologies' next-gen PowerVR GPUs surface

11 January, 2012 | comments (48)

Imagination Technologies are responsible for the graphical hardware underneath a host of well known smartphones including the likes of the iPhone 4S, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and the Nokia N9 to name but a few. So when they announce their next...

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Nokia Lumia 900 shows up again ahead of imminent launch

Nokia Lumia 900 shows up again ahead of imminent launch

09 January, 2012 | comments (21)

We are hours away from the event that should see the official announcement of the Nokia Lumia 900 here at CES 2012. What we have here is the first official press photo of the Nokia Lumia 900 (as previous leaks have reportedly been just very good...


Tizen screenshots  leak, might debut on Samsung I9500

Tizen screenshots leak, might debut on Samsung I9500

09 January, 2012 | comments (74)

We really liked MeeGo, for as little as it lasted, but MeeGo is dead. Long live Tizen! Someone got their hands on the Tizen SDK and snapped several screenshots. Note that they are not from a real device but from an emulator. Still, it's a preview of...


Nokia Lumia 800 new color versions coming up supposedly

Nokia Lumia 800 new color versions coming up supposedly

23 December, 2011 | comments (48)

The Nokia Lumia 800 might be just about to get a few new color versions. Nokia France confirmed in an interview with MonWindowsPhone.com that they are now considering the new colors that will be added to the range. And while nothing has been...


The elusive white Nokia N9 is now available

The elusive white Nokia N9 is now available

08 December, 2011 | comments (87)

Nokia has just released the white color version of its MeeGo flagship. The white Nokia N9 was officially announced at this year's Nokia World, but it's only now that you can actually purchase one. We were contacted by one of our readers, who...

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The Nokia N9 PR1.2 update to come with lots of improvements

The Nokia N9 PR1.2 update to come with lots of improvements

29 November, 2011 | comments (60)

Most of the Nokia N9 owners should have already received a notification that the PR1.1 update is available for their beloved MeeGo phone - it's well worth installing as it bring plenty of new features. The next update, PR1.2, is already in the...


Watch this amazing Making Of video of the Nokia Lumia 800

Watch this amazing Making Of video of the Nokia Lumia 800

10 November, 2011 | comments (115)

Nokia's official blog has posted a behind the scenes video detailing the making-of process of the Nokia Lumia 800. The yet-unreleased but already widely-popular WP pioneer device for Nokia gets the viewer's attention for about 8 minutes of...


White Nokia N9 is now available for preorder, will cost you 699

White Nokia N9 is now available for preorder, will cost you 699

08 November, 2011 | comments (168)

If you've been patiently waiting for your special white edition of the Nokia N9 to become available since we showed it to you during Nokia World, now it's your time to rejoice. The white N9 is simply gorgeous and is priced at 699 by the...

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