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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


Nokia now shipping Symbian^3 devices with Belle out the box

Nokia now shipping Symbian^3 devices with Belle out the box

27 January, 2012 | comments (229)

Nokia have now confirmed via their official Twitter feed that major updates have already begun rolling out to a number of devices currently running Symbian Anna, bumping them up to Symbian Belle, news that a lot of Nokia fans will no doubt welcome...


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...


Symbian Belle gets an in-depth video preview on the Nokia N8

Symbian Belle gets an in-depth video preview on the Nokia N8

01 August, 2011 | comments (198)

The latest update of Symbian^3, yet to grace us with its presence goes by the name of Symbian Belle. The second update that now adheres to Nokia's new naming structure (following on from Symbian Anna of course). Just as the E6 and the X7 were the...


Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

Nokia E6 finally hits the UK shelves, X7-00 lands in the US

13 June, 2011 | comments (78)

Two of the latest Nokia Symbian smartphones have just become available. The handsets that started leaving the Nokia factories at the end of last month have finally reached retailers. User in the UK are now able to experience the QWERTY magic of the...


Nokia X7 goes on pre-order in the UK, first taste of Symbian Anna

Nokia X7 goes on pre-order in the UK, first taste of Symbian Anna

05 June, 2011 | comments (201)

The Nokia X7 has now appeared alongside its QWERTY launch partner the E6, available for pre-order in the UK. Slated for release at the end of June, both devices are running the latest version of Nokia's Symbian OS - Symbian Anna. This will come as...


Symbian Anna running Nokia E6 and X7 now shipping, slowly

Symbian Anna running Nokia E6 and X7 now shipping, slowly

31 May, 2011 | comments (128)

The first Symbian Anna phones, the Nokia E6 and the Nokia X7, are now shipping. Announced back in April, these two have been on pre-order for a while and now you can buy one, if you donít mind a stretched out delivery date. The touchscreen/QWERTY...


FCC dissects Nokia X7, tests only two of its five 3G bands

FCC dissects Nokia X7, tests only two of its five 3G bands

17 May, 2011 | comments (28)

Sometimes the FCC tears a phone apart and we look on with ghoulish delight. The victim this time was the Nokia X7, which sports AT&T compliant bands even though we last heard that AT&T has lost interest in the handset. There were even leaked...


Nokia W7 and W8 will lead the  Windows Phone 7 march

Nokia W7 and W8 will lead the Windows Phone 7 march

14 April, 2011 | comments (88)

Mobile Review's one-man Nokia rumor mill Eldar Murtazin has pushed out some details regarding the first fruits from the 'Microkia' (Microsoft/Nokia) team up, in the form of two new devices bearing the names W7 and W8. Not only are they not...


Nokia uncovers the E6 and X7, Symbian Anna update

Nokia uncovers the E6 and X7, Symbian Anna update

12 April, 2011 | comments (223)

Say hello to a new business model from Nokia and a new music-minded one too Ė the Nokia E6 and the Nokia X7 just went official. Also, the much awaited Symbian^3 update has arrived and itís called Anna. First, letís talk new models. Both the E6...


Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

Nokia schedules a Symbian event for 12 April, gets even with HTC

05 April, 2011 | comments (91)

Nokia is holding an event dedicated to Symbian smartphone on 12 April. Inviting the press to go and "discover what's new with Symbian smartphones" the Finnish company will most likely announce a new addition to its smartphone lineup. Or at least...


3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

21 March, 2011 | comments (44)

The Three UK roadmap just surfaced, revealing excitingly sounding devices such as a Samsung Galaxy S II mini and confirming that the Nokia X7 hasn't been canceled world-wide. Unlike the Galaxy mini, the S II mini will be a high-end smartphone,...


Nokia will unveil a new Symbian^3 device at CTIA

Nokia will unveil a new Symbian^3 device at CTIA

16 March, 2011 | comments (185)

Nokia has sent invitations about a special event just a day before the CTIA Wireless starts. The Finnish manufacturer is going to present a new smartphone addition to the Symbian army that will hopefully sell millions. Good luck with that! As you...


The almost forgotten Nokia X7 spotted in the wild again

The almost forgotten Nokia X7 spotted in the wild again

14 March, 2011 | comments (72)

The quad-speaker Nokia X7 leaked numerous times before, so today's pictures are not actually news. But what's important here is the Symbian^3 gadget is still alive and we hope Nokia goes public with it before it's too late. First we saw the X7 in...


Here's our ultimate cheat sheet of what to expect at the MWC 2011

Here's our ultimate cheat sheet of what to expect at the MWC 2011

11 February, 2011 | comments (41)

The MWC 2011 is just around the corner and we decided make a scoop of all the leaks we saw in the recent weeks. We organized the rumored info into one hopefully definitive laundry list of phones and tablets that should make an appearance at this...


Nokia X7-00 caught on camera again, is headed for a preview

Nokia X7-00 caught on camera again, is headed for a preview

8 December, 2010 | comments (257)

The Nokia X7-00 makes another appearance (with an AT&T badge this time). It's still not officially announced by Nokia but that won't stop the X7 getting an early preview. And those four speakers might turn out to be a sham. So, someone got their...


Quad-speaker Nokia X7-00 leaks on video, runs on Symbian^3

Quad-speaker Nokia X7-00 leaks on video, runs on Symbian^3

26 November, 2010 | comments (227)

Nokia X7-00 is the next device to join the Symbian^3 gang. A leaked video shows a touch-based device with four speakers and similar hardware and software like the C7. The video shows only few details about the handset itself but we've also got...