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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...


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...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Nokia to sell Vertu to fund the smartphone business

Nokia to sell Vertu to fund the smartphone business

08 December, 2011 | comments (102)

Nokia is reportedly considering selling its Vertu branch for luxurious smartphones. According to the Financial Times sources, the Finns are hoping to use the money from selling Vertu to fund their smartphone business, which hasn't been doing so well...

Tags: Nokia, Vertu, Rumors


New clues of Nokia Champagne and Lumia 900 WP phones appear

New clues of Nokia Champagne and Lumia 900 WP phones appear

08 December, 2011 | comments (47)

We've known for a while now that the Nokia Lumia 800 isn't the real WP flagship by the Finns - the elusive Nokia Lumia 900 will probably take on that role and it just left another clue of its existence. And it brought a friend. A Windows Phone...


Software update for Nokia Lumia 800 now up online and ready

Software update for Nokia Lumia 800 now up online and ready

07 December, 2011 | comments (55)

The Nokia Lumia 800 was released just couple of weeks ago and the Finnish company already rushes a software update for its first Windows Phone 7 smartphone. The software update should roll out completely over the next two weeks in the...


Nokia Lumia 710 bound to a January 6 release in the UK?

Nokia Lumia 710 bound to a January 6 release in the UK?

07 December, 2011 | comments (13)

The Nokia Lumia 800 has been available in the UK since last month and now all eyes are on its fellow Lumia 710, which shared the same stage at Nokia World couple of months back. Back then Stephen Elop announced that the Lumia 710 will be...


Nokia Lumia 800 becomes the best seller for Dutch carrier KPN

Nokia Lumia 800 becomes the best seller for Dutch carrier KPN

07 December, 2011 | comments (112)

If Stephen Elop has been holding his breath, he can exhale now - the Nokia Lumia 800 just topped the best-seller chart for KPN, one of the biggest carriers in the Netherlands. It has overtaken the former leader, the iPhone 4S, which is in second...


Rotten Core: Nokia lose huge market share in their homeland

Rotten Core: Nokia lose huge market share in their homeland

02 December, 2011 | comments (307)

There's a state of unease within Nokia at the moment and unsurprisingly so. With the first Nokia-Microsoft lovechild now out in the market (the Lumia 800, you might have heard of it) and an aggressive marketing strategy in place to drum up interest...


Nokia X2-02 announced: Two SIMs and a music soul inside

Nokia X2-02 announced: Two SIMs and a music soul inside

01 December, 2011 | comments (89)

Nokia just unveiled the latest addition to its featurephone lineup. The Nokia X2-02 is a dual-SIM phone running on the Series 40 UI that relies mainly on its attractive price tag to attract customers. The Nokia X2-02 is built around a 2.2" LCD of...

Tags: Nokia


Nokia Lumia 800 coming to O2 UK on December 9

Nokia Lumia 800 coming to O2 UK on December 9

30 November, 2011 | comments (19)

O2 UK users can now add the Nokia Lumia 800 to the list of ideas for a holiday gift. The official site of the British carrier lists the Windows Phone handset as "Coming soon: December". That's as specific as their site got, but their Twitter...


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...


Cyan Nokia Lumia 800 hits Three UK

Cyan Nokia Lumia 800 hits Three UK

25 November, 2011 | comments (79)

If you like the Nokia Lumia 800, but find its primary black color a bit too conservative for your taste, we've got some great news for you. The cyan version of the WP smartphone just went on sale at the UK carrier Three. The news was confirmed by...


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 Lumia 800 sales going way better than previously reported

Nokia Lumia 800 sales going way better than previously reported

24 November, 2011 | comments (169)

The other day we told you about the Pacific Crest analyst James Faucette prediction that Nokia WP devices will have a dismal quarter and will hardly sell the targeted quarter million units. Now we've got some sites closer to Nokia saying that the...


China was biggest smartphone market by shipment volume in Q3

China was biggest smartphone market by shipment volume in Q3

23 November, 2011 | comments (41)

A new report by Strategy Analytics puts China ahead of the US in terms of smartphone shipments in Q3. What's more, while the number of shipments in China grew 58% to 23.9 million units, the numbers in the US fell 7% to 23.3 million units. Nokia...


Nokia Lumia 800 sales fail to meet targets?

Nokia Lumia 800 sales fail to meet targets?

22 November, 2011 | comments (356)

Nokia was really trying hard to convince us that everyone wants a piece of their first WP smartphone. The company stated that the Lumia 800 has broken all of its pre-order records and the demand for the smartphone stays high after it hit the...


China-bound Nokia 801T images and specs leak

China-bound Nokia 801T images and specs leak

21 November, 2011 | comments (40)

Some images and specs have popped up of a Nokia device, bound for China with a dual-mode quad-band GSM and TD-SCDMA network - codenamed 801T. In the specs sheet that was uncovered it says it uses the Symbian^3 (which is old news now) and not WP7. It...


Nokia 800 named Mobile of the Year by What Mobile [UPDATED]

Nokia 800 named Mobile of the Year by What Mobile [UPDATED]

18 November, 2011 | comments (199)

Update, November 22: It turns out that Nokia Conversations overstated the award given to the Nokia Lumia 800. It did win an award - the Editor's Choice award - but the Phone of the Year is the Android-running Samsung Galaxy S II, which also walked...


Symbian Carla and Donna to come next, but not for everyone

Symbian Carla and Donna to come next, but not for everyone

17 November, 2011 | comments (184)

At the Developer Day in Mexico, Nokia shed some light on the next two Symbian versions - Carla and Donna plus further information on the Symbian Belle update rollout. Symbian Carla is intended for smartphones with a 1GHz processor or higher and...


Nokia 900 appears on a promo video, looks the part

Nokia 900 appears on a promo video, looks the part

16 November, 2011 | comments (150)

We just stumbled upon some footage of a yet unannounced Nokia Windows Phone smartphone. The device that appeared on a promo video created by a Nokia developer is believed to be the Nokia 900 Ace, which leaked right before this year's Nokia World,...