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Nokia N8 hits the UK on the 22nd, pre-orders to arrive on the 15th

Nokia N8 hits the UK on the 22nd, pre-orders to arrive on the 15th

07 October, 2010 | comments (32)

Nokia N8 will be officially released in UK on 22 October and will hit all major carriers and retail stores. Nokia is already taking pre-orders, which will start shipping on 15 October - a week before the official premiere. Nokia N8 is available...


Nokia N8 gets lots of stick in early reviews, we wonder why

Nokia N8 gets lots of stick in early reviews, we wonder why

03 October, 2010 | comments (1132)

The Nokia N8 started shipping this week and reviews of the Finnish company's latest flagship are spreading like wildfire. Checking out the first batch of those we noticed a certain trend, which we cannot quite explain. It seems that for some reason...


Nokia N8 starts shipping on time, on its way to fulfil pre-orders

Nokia N8 starts shipping on time, on its way to fulfil pre-orders

30 September, 2010 | comments (125)

As promised, the Nokia N8 has started shipping today, September 30, despite all the rumors of another delay. The N8 is shipping worldwide to shops and people who have pre-ordered the first Symbian^3 device, but availability will vary by country and...


Nokia N8 won't be late to the party, ships on 30 September

Nokia N8 won't be late to the party, ships on 30 September

21 September, 2010 | comments (135)

If you have already placed your Nokia N8 order, there is a chance you’ve heard today N8 is delayed with a few weeks. Nokia denied the flagman needs any further work, all pre-orders should ship in time. Nokia N8 official photos Earlier...


Nokia announces E7, C7 and C6-01 Symbian^3 smartphones

Nokia announces E7, C7 and C6-01 Symbian^3 smartphones

14 September, 2010 | comments (224)

Nokia World is in progress - they just announced three new Symbian phones. Meet the Nokia E7, C7 and C6. They are joining Nokia N8 to the Symbian^3 party with 720p video recording of their own along with generous use of steel and aluminum....


Nokia N8 starts shipping Sep 30, E7 to be announced next week?

Nokia N8 starts shipping Sep 30, E7 to be announced next week?

7 September, 2010 | comments (67)

The long wait isn't over yet - new info says the Nokia N8 will start shipping in late September, at least for those who pre-ordered. In the mean time, the Nokia E7 popped up, reportedly going official as soon as next week. The Nokia N8 has been...


Nokia C7 previewed before official announcement, will cost 350 euro

Nokia C7 previewed before official announcement, will cost 350 euro

26 August, 2010 | comments (102)

Nokia are obviously not doing a great job preventing those leaks as another of their handsets has been previewed well-ahead of its official announcement. This time it's the Nokia C7 and even though the preview doesn't give us all the details it gets...


Nokia C7 photographed from all sides, appears on video, too

Nokia C7 photographed from all sides, appears on video, too

19 August, 2010 | comments (54)

The rumored Nokia C7 has been through a few rounds of spy shots and now it showed up yet again, in the most detailed photo session yet. The Symbian^3 handset will likely be one of the announcements at the annual Nokia World event in...


BlackBerry Torch 9800 gets a price cut, Nokia N8 gets pricier

BlackBerry Torch 9800 gets a price cut, Nokia N8 gets pricier

17 August, 2010 | comments (78)

The BlackBerry Torch 9800 price goes down, the Nokia N8 price goes up. The Torch is getting a 50% price cut after just one week of (underwhelming) sales, while the N8 is once again pre-order for more than the 370 euro it promised. The BlackBerry...


Better photo of Nokia 5250 found, details still scarce

Better photo of Nokia 5250 found, details still scarce

10 August, 2010 | comments (65)

We caught a brief glimpse of the Nokia 5250 back in July and now it's back. New details are scarce but at least we're getting a better look at the phone. The design is freshened up, but the screen seems to be smaller than the one on the 5230. The...


Nokia N8 to hit it off in Spain and UK too, a white Galaxy S as well

Nokia N8 to hit it off in Spain and UK too, a white Galaxy S as well

02 August, 2010 | comments (168)

Nokia N8 is coming soon. Apparently, the phone will start selling at the end of August in the UK and maybe even sooner in Spain. In the meantime, the Samsung Galaxy S is getting a white paint job. Who saw that coming? A white color version of the...


Next Nokia C7-00 leak confirms name and specs (720p video, too)

Next Nokia C7-00 leak confirms name and specs (720p video, too)

30 July, 2010 | comments (105)

So that was the Nokia C7-00 after all. It took half a dozen of leaks but the identity of the leaked Nokia prototype is finally confirmed. And what's even better, most of its specs got confirmed too so we know what to expect. Nokia C7-00 will run...


Nokia N8 goes on pre-order, arrives by the end of September

Nokia N8 goes on pre-order, arrives by the end of September

29 July, 2010 | comments (198)

The first Symbian^3-powered device, Nokia N8, was first said to start selling in August but it seems that the phone has actually been pushed back a month. But the good news is if you happen to live in Italy and want to be among the first owners of...


Damian Dinning on Nokia N8 video plus 35 camera samples

Damian Dinning on Nokia N8 video plus 35 camera samples

09 July, 2010 | comments (352)

Nokia released a huge collection of Nokia N8 camera samples - 35 untouched images of various subjects and shot in various conditions. Also, the second part of Damian Dinning's talk about the camera has been released - this one covers the video...


Behind the scenes: Damian Dinning talks Nokia N8 camera

Behind the scenes: Damian Dinning talks Nokia N8 camera

08 July, 2010 | comments (126)

Mobile camera guru Damian Dinning shares some behind the scenes information on the fine tuning on the 12 megapixel camera on the Nokia N8. He also shares one stunning camera sample along with a few crops, that illustrate the approach they've taken...


Major UK roadmap leaks - HTC Gold, Ace and Vision, Nokia E7 and Samsung Cetus on the way

Major UK roadmap leaks - HTC Gold, Ace and Vision, Nokia E7 and Samsung Cetus on the way

06 July, 2010 | comments (25)

Today we stumbled upon a major UK roadmap leak, bringing bringing some juicy information. HTC Gold, Ace and Vision, Nokia E7, and Samsung i8700 Cetus and brand-new BlackBerry Curve 9300 - they're all unannounced and they will all star in this year's...


Video and images of Symbian^3- powered Nokia N9 slider surface

Video and images of Symbian^3- powered Nokia N9 slider surface

29 June, 2010 | comments (163)

It's not the first time we see the upcoming QWERTY-fied Nokia slider running the Symbian^3 which is called N9, C7 or maybe E7, who knows. First it appeared on an odd Nokia teaser, then we came upon a bunch of live images but this time we finally...


Price and launch date announced for the 14MP packing Altek Leo

Price and launch date announced for the 14MP packing Altek Leo

17 June, 2010 | comments (57)

We've seen the Altek Leo before - an Android smartphone that thinks it's a 14MP point-and-shoot camera or vice versa. At CommunicAsia, Altek showed off a working unit of their lion and added some info about price and release date. The camera...


Full touch Nokia C7 leaked, 8-megapixel camera on board

Full touch Nokia C7 leaked, 8-megapixel camera on board

10 June, 2010 | comments (179)

What do we've got here! Images of Nokia's first 8-megapixel full touch cameraphone have just popped up. The Nokia C7 will finally close the gap between the bunch of company's 5-megapixel cameraphones and the N8, which is the only Nokia phone with a...


Nokia N8 uses USB OTG, browses files off a USB drive and Nokia C5

Nokia N8 uses USB OTG, browses files off a USB drive and Nokia C5

31 May, 2010 | comments (165)

USB On-The-Go is a relatively unknown feature on mobile phones despite its obvious advantages. Watch how some lucky dude connects a USB flash drive and even a Nokia C5 to the N8 and plays some tracks from both. USB On-The-Go has been a relatively...