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Counterclockwise: Nokia 5800 XM, iPhone OS 4, Galaxy S Plus

Counterclockwise: Nokia 5800 XM, iPhone OS 4, Galaxy S Plus

13 April, 2014 | comments (24)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise Ė our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. This week has seen a slew of hardware debut through the years, some of it achieving more success than the other,...

Tags: Misc


GSMA Awards announced, here are the winners (cough, Samsung)

GSMA Awards announced, here are the winners (cough, Samsung)

29 February, 2012 | comments (143)

The Oscars were last Sunday, but the GSM Oscars - the Global Mobile Awards - were last night in Barcelona. Some went home with prestigious awards, others didnít get quite what they wanted and others still had to go home with empty...


Nokia unveil Asha 200, 201, 300, 303 at Nokia World

Nokia unveil Asha 200, 201, 300, 303 at Nokia World

26 October, 2011 | comments (240)

Nokia World has now begun and in no time we have new phones to write about. It's the new Asha series of feature phones - 200, 201, 300, 303. All of these devices are running on Series 40. Asha comes from Hindi and means something along the line of...


Nokia launches C3-01 Gold Edition with 1GHz processor

Nokia launches C3-01 Gold Edition with 1GHz processor

23 August, 2011 | comments (77)

Nokia just announced the new C3-01 Gold Edition, which is based on the original C3-01 Touch and Type but with a twist. The twist in this case is the luxurious 18-carat gold plating, the speedier 1GHz processor, the ceramic-feel keyboard and a...


1GHz S40 Nokia C3-01.5 pictures surface, is the first of many

1GHz S40 Nokia C3-01.5 pictures surface, is the first of many

18 July, 2011 | comments (331)

Today we got lucky! A new unannounced S40 Nokia handset with a 1GHz processor and 512MB RAM broke loose and we got a few shots to show you. The Nokia C3-01.5 is the first S40 phone based on the new hardware platform, but it looks exactly as its...


This holiday season was not that happy for Nokia, nor was the year

This holiday season was not that happy for Nokia, nor was the year

27 January, 2011 | comments (238)

Nokia has had a tough 2010, which proved worse than even the recession-bound 2009. The phones volumes and their prices have fallen but Nokia estimates it has taken the lead in the QWERTY phone market. In Q4 2010 Nokia shipped a total of 123.7...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Nokia X2-01 surfaces, is another QWERTY-packing S40 phone

Nokia X2-01 surfaces, is another QWERTY-packing S40 phone

2 November, 2010 | comments (106)

Sigh. There's some gossip on the Internet of photos and specs for a Nokia X2-01, which is a lot like the Nokia C3, but it's obviously positioned even lower. Yes, we're as confused as the rest of you. Anyway, the Nokia X2-01 is an S40 phone with a...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Rumors


US prepaid customers to get Nokia C3 and Nokia 5230 Nuron

US prepaid customers to get Nokia C3 and Nokia 5230 Nuron

05 October, 2010 | comments (22)

As the number of US prepaid customers grows on and on Nokia decided to offer them two of its affordable yet capable devices, the Nokia C3 and the Nokia 5230 Nuron. The QWERTY-enabled C3 is going to the prepaid customers of AT&T while the T-Mobile...


Second touch-enabled S40: Nokia C3-01 Touch and Type announced

Second touch-enabled S40: Nokia C3-01 Touch and Type announced

15 September, 2010 | comments (91)

Nokia is getting serious about touch on S40 - they just announced the Nokia C3-01 Touch and Type, the second touch enabled S40. It's got a stainless steel body like the 6700 classic, 5MP camera, 3G and adds Wi-Fi to the mix. Of course, the key...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Touch UI


Nokia C3 now available at Vodafone UK for only 80 pounds

Nokia C3 now available at Vodafone UK for only 80 pounds

22 June, 2010 | comments (45)

Vodafone is the first carrier to offer the new Nokia C3 in the UK. The handset is available as Pay-As-You-Go and comes with 250MB web pack for one month. Nokia C3 is the phone that gathered thousands of people on its launch day in...

Tags: Vodafone, Nokia, S40


Vodafone getting Samsung Wave and Galaxy S soon, others too

Vodafone getting Samsung Wave and Galaxy S soon, others too

13 May, 2010 | comments (22)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 mini and the SuperAMOLED touting Samsung S8500 Wave and I9000 Galaxy S smartphones, as well as a few others will be available on Vodafone in the near future. The SuperAMOLED duo runs two of the newest touch OSes -...


Nokia C3 and BlackBerry Pearl 3G headed for Vodafone UK

Nokia C3 and BlackBerry Pearl 3G headed for Vodafone UK

05 May, 2010 | comments (12)

Both, the Nokia C3 and the BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9105 have showed up on the Coming soon web page of Vodafone UK. The two devices have just been announced but obviously it won't take them too long to start selling. While we kind of know what the...


QWERTY-packing Nokia C6, Nokia C3 and Nokia E5 spring to life

QWERTY-packing Nokia C6, Nokia C3 and Nokia E5 spring to life

13 April, 2010 | comments (204)

Nokia unveiled three of new additions to their portfolio of QWERTY-equipped handsets. The Nokia C6, Nokia C3 and Nokia E5 are mid-range offerings, packing side-sliding QWERTY keyboard and great all-round connectivity. Nokia C6 The...