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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 (49)

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...


Vodafone to sell the iPhone 3G S for the hefty 619/719 euro

Vodafone to sell the iPhone 3G S for the hefty 619/719 euro

16 June, 2009 | comments (80)

A leaked internal Vodafone Italy price list interestingly lists the price of the upcoming iPhone 3G S at the old continent. If you are not willing to enter into contract with Vodafone, you'd have to go for some quite steep contract-free prices to...


Nokia N86 8MP starts shipping, cameraphone fans leap with joy

Nokia N86 8MP starts shipping, cameraphone fans leap with joy

10 June, 2009 | comments (107)

Today Nokia finally announced the start of the shipping of the highly awaited Nokia N86 8MP smartphone. Usually the model can be expected to actually hit the shelves within a week of such announcement so don't head for the store just yet. The...


Four new Nokia phones - big fish at the shores of the US

Four new Nokia phones - big fish at the shores of the US

25 May, 2009 | comments (145)

Nokia have been holding out - they have four new devices headed to the US and they are not rebrandings of old devices. This is certainly uncommon, the US getting a GSM Nokia phone before Europe does. Well, we've seen stranger things happen in the...


Nokia N86 8MP up for preorder, get a bag full of cash ready

Nokia N86 8MP up for preorder, get a bag full of cash ready

23 Feb, 2009 | comments (122)

Expansys have posted the Nokia N86 8MP for an online pre-order with an expected release date of July 22 2009. Quite naturally, the reputation of the store and the rather hefty price seem to attract attention. Advertized only in black, the Nokia...