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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...


Nokia N8 first official video demo comes out, not bad at all

Nokia N8 first official video demo comes out, not bad at all

28 May, 2010 | comments (430)

Nokia has obviously put a lot of eggs in the N8 basket and is keen to convince us that it's a phone worth having. Nokia has just released the first of a trilogy of videos that demonstrate the new Symbian^3 user interface and the N8 speed and...


Nokia N8 shows up as 'Coming soon' on the Vodafone UK site

Nokia N8 shows up as 'Coming soon' on the Vodafone UK site

27 May, 2010 | comments (50)

The Nokia N8 is coming. Soon. On Vodafone. The 12MP sharpshooter will land in the UK, but unfortunately Vodafone is mum on the details. The German Amazon site put the Nokia N8 on preorder a while back too, but chances are we won't see it until the...


Nokia N8 pops up on pre-order in Amazon, coming on 24 August?

Nokia N8 pops up on pre-order in Amazon, coming on 24 August?

23 May, 2010 | comments (107)

The highly anticipated Nokia N8 is already available for pre-order in Germany. You can get it for good 470 euro. Another new fact is its availability date - rumors have 24 August as expected shipping date. The Nokia N8 was unveiled a month back...


Nokia teases us with some full-res N8 camera samples, we drool

Nokia teases us with some full-res N8 camera samples, we drool

27 April, 2010 | comments (131)

There are so many things going around Nokia N8. In quite an unusual marketing move Nokia just published some "untouched" camera samples. Whoa! The camera on that thing is definitely a nice bit of kit. That should certainly help lift up some of that...


Nokia N8 goes official with 12MP camera and HD video

Nokia N8 goes official with 12MP camera and HD video

27 April, 2010 | comments (323)

It's official - Nokia unveiled their new flagship, the Nokia N8. With 12MP camera and 720p video recording, the latest handset from the Finnish company is on track to becoming the new imaging champ in the mobile phone world. The 28mm wide angle...


Nokia N8 previewed before announcement, shown no love

Nokia N8 previewed before announcement, shown no love

26 April, 2010 | comments (273)

The Nokia's first Symbian^3 device and next smartphone flagship N8 just got its first short preview. The handset is now confirmed to capture 720p video and 12 megapixel stills, but apparently the new UI wasn't much to the liking of the reviewer....


Nokia Q1 results are out, looking good but Symbian^3 gets delayed

Nokia Q1 results are out, looking good but Symbian^3 gets delayed

22 April, 2010 | comments (160)

Nokia announced today their financial results for the first quarter of the year. The good news is that they've got their revenue and profit higher than last year's and they're pushing 50% more smartphones than the same period last year. And...


Nokia N8 pushed back from a late May release to mid July?

Nokia N8 pushed back from a late May release to mid July?

14 April, 2010 | comments (48)

Yesterday's big announcement came and went and still no sign of Nokia N8. Sigh! We received an interesting tip about that mythical 12MP cameraphone - a possible release date and a potential carrier. We can’t confirm or deny any of the rumored specs,...


Nokia to announce new stuff tomorrow, could it be the N8?

Nokia to announce new stuff tomorrow, could it be the N8?

12 April, 2010 | comments (140)

Nokia are about to announce a new handset tomorrow and the mobile world is already trembling with excitement. The Finnish company has had a really quiet start of the year, announcing only a couple of lower mid-range handsets since January but things...


Nokia N8 existence confirmed, nHD screen and  Symbian^3 too

Nokia N8 existence confirmed, nHD screen and Symbian^3 too

29 March, 2010 | comments (232)

Some more specs of the rumored Nokia N8 were uncovered. What is said to be Nokia's first 12MP cameraphone leaked through an XML on the company's website. An nHD screen and Symbian^3 are all but certain, though nothing about the key feature of the...


12 MP Symbian^3-running Nokia N8-00 caught in the wild

12 MP Symbian^3-running Nokia N8-00 caught in the wild

23 March, 2010 | comments (263)

It has been a while since a Nokia phone topped the "Longest specs sheet" charts but the Nokia N8-00 that just leaked seems like it means it. The future smartphone flagship runs on Symbian^3 and packs a 12 megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics....


Nokia X10 has QWERTY keyboard, AMOLED touchscreen, rumor says

Nokia X10 has QWERTY keyboard, AMOLED touchscreen, rumor says

22 February, 2010 | comments (235)

Nokia didn't put up much of a show at the MWC - they showed MeeGo and that was it. Yet, rumors of the first Symbian^3 devices are already floating around though - like the Nokia X10 rumor. A spy-style video promises a QWERTY keyboard, an AMOLED...


Firefox for Android, a.k.a. Fennec, coming in February 2010?

Firefox for Android, a.k.a. Fennec, coming in February 2010?

28 January, 2010 | comments (28)

It's been a while since we first heard that an Android-compatible Firefox version is in the works. Word on the street is that the waiting is almost over: we can expect the first beta version of the Fennec to show up this February. Reportedly,...


Software update for Nokia N900 brings Ovi Store support

Software update for Nokia N900 brings Ovi Store support

12 January, 2010 | comments (51)

With the Nokia N900, Maemo entered the smartphone world, but there weren't many available applications. Now a software update brings beta support for Ovi Store, pushing Maemo closer to full support of the Ovi services. The software update...

Tags: Nokia, Maemo, Touch UI


Just another leak: is this what Nokia N87 12MP will look like?

Just another leak: is this what Nokia N87 12MP will look like?

02 December, 2009 | comments (79)

Leaked images, specs or even videos of unannounced handsets are part of our trivial round. But today's catch brought something quite intriguing - some specs and a design mockup of a 12 megapixel Nokia N87. According to the video we've spotted,...


Nokia N86 8MP gets an update, now has face detection

Nokia N86 8MP gets an update, now has face detection

02 October, 2009 | comments (110)

Nokia has released another update that improves the camera performance of its imaging flagship - the Nokia N86 8MP. The key addition in this one is face detection, but there's also a general improvement of still image and video quality plus other...


Nokia N86 8MP gets better video recording via firmware update, stars in night photo campaign

Nokia N86 8MP gets better video recording via firmware update, stars in night photo campaign

07 August, 2009 | comments (93)

Nokia have just released a new firmware update of it's cameraphone flagship, the Nokia N86 8MP. As before, Nokia keep on being laconic on what's new but we got a hold on a brief changelog. So, the Nokia N86 software version 11.043 promises better...


Nokia claims N86 8MP doesn't need any xenon, world chuckles

Nokia claims N86 8MP doesn't need any xenon, world chuckles

31 July, 2009 | comments (156)

It seems we aren't the only ones that feel sorry the Nokia N86 8MP lacks a xenon flash like its predecessor - the Nokia N82. So the Finnish company decided it had to do something to restore its latest flagship reputation and released a statement,...


Ovi Contacts makes its way to touch-enabled Nokia 5800 and N97

Ovi Contacts makes its way to touch-enabled Nokia 5800 and N97

03 July, 2009 | comments (10)

Ovi Contacts, Nokia's integrated IM client, is now compatible with the touch-enabled Symbian S60 5th edition devices such as Nokika 5800 XM and Nokia N97. The application is still at beta status, but can be freely downloaded off the Nokia Beta Labs...