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The Gresso Azimuth is a luxury dual-SIM phone that runs S40

The Gresso Azimuth is a luxury dual-SIM phone that runs S40

02 April, 2014 | comments (45)

This is the Gresso Azimuth. It's a dual-SIM phone running Series 40, it weighs 160 grams and is a whopping 14.5 mm thick. But that's not what's interesting about it. True to its name Gresso has made this one to be up there with the absolute best...

Tags: Gresso, S40


Nokia Asha 502 Dual SIM and Asha 503 go on sale

Nokia Asha 502 Dual SIM and Asha 503 go on sale

28 November, 2013 | comments (60)

Nokia put two Asha 50x phones on sale the 502 Dual SIM and the 503. The two are based on the Asha 501 design, but add a transparent outer layer on the back (while being every bit as colorful underneath). The Nokia Asha 502 Dual SIM improves the...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Touch UI


Nokia Q3 report shows 8.8 million Lumia sales

Nokia Q3 report shows 8.8 million Lumia sales

29 October, 2013 | comments (98)

Nokia published its financial results for the quarter ending in September let's have a look at how the company did in its final quarter before selling its legendary phone business. Sales for Nokia Group decreased 22% year on year €5.662...


Nokia Q2 report: more Lumias sold, less money made

Nokia Q2 report: more Lumias sold, less money made

18 July, 2013 | comments (126)

Nokia announced the Q2 financial results and numbers are red all over. Net sales and operating profits are down for Nokia as a whole and its core, Devices & Services. Actually, the only division reporting a positive IFRS operating profit is Nokia...


Nokia officially announces the 207, 208 and 208 dual SIM

Nokia officially announces the 207, 208 and 208 dual SIM

03 July, 2013 | comments (73)

Nokia hast just officially took the wraps off three new affordable handsets - the Nokia 207, Nokia 208 and 208 dual-SIM. The trio of candybars is done in Nokia's bold colors that we're used to seeing and are almost identical to one another....

Tags: Nokia, S40


Nokia Asha 501 goes official, brings new Asha platform

Nokia Asha 501 goes official, brings new Asha platform

09 May, 2013 | comments (250)

Stephen Elop just announced the new Nokia Asha 501 on the stage of the Nokia press in India. Its the first product of the new generation Ashas with a brand new platform. The design is inspired by Lumia and Nokia picked red as the signature...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, S40


Nokia event now live, watch it here [UPDATE: It's over]

Nokia event now live, watch it here [UPDATE: It's over]

09 May, 2013 | comments (22)

The Nokia event in India today has started and you can watch the livestream here: Update: The event is now over, Nokia did indeed announce the Asha 501. Rumor has it that we'll see the Nokia Asha 501 announced, a full touch S40 feature...

Tags: Nokia, Asha, S40


The Asha 501 may be what Nokia will unveil tomorrow

The Asha 501 may be what Nokia will unveil tomorrow

08 May, 2013 | comments (53)

Nokia will be announcing a new phone tomorrow and the Conversations blog posted a teaser that shows nothing but a single rounded button. Popular leak source @evleaks may have just allowed us to take a better look at tomorrow's new device (as always,...

Tags: Nokia, S40


Nokia to announce a new QWERTY phone this Wednesday

Nokia to announce a new QWERTY phone this Wednesday

22 April, 2013 | comments (181)

Nokia has kept the QWERTY phone format alive in its Asha range and even though recent models have gone with the full touchscreen trend, the company will be announcing a new QWERTY-packing phone this Wednesday. A teaser post on Nokia...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Rumors


Nokia Asha 205 and Asha 206 unveiled, priced at $62

Nokia Asha 205 and Asha 206 unveiled, priced at $62

26 November, 2012 | comments (96)

Today Nokia announced two new additions to its feature-phone lineup, the Asha 205 and Asha 206. Both phones come with dual-SIM variants as well, and look to dethrone the Asha 201 as the cheapest offering currently in the Asha lineup. The Asha...

Tags: Nokia, S40


Gresso introduces Cruiser Air Black, charges $1700 for it

Gresso introduces Cruiser Air Black, charges $1700 for it

26 July, 2012 | comments (61)

The new exclusive luxury phone from Gresso might get some heads turning with its $1,700 price tag, but it definitely won't be winning many fans with its specs sheet. The Cruiser Air Black will be sporting a 2 inch, 240x320 pixel display...

Tags: Gresso, S40


Nokia introduces the Asha Touch range with three new handsets

Nokia introduces the Asha Touch range with three new handsets

06 June, 2012 | comments (158)

Nokia announced the first three members of the newly created Asha Touch family of handsets. The Nokia Asha 305, Asha 306, and Asha 311 bring the range of feature phones even closer to smartphone territory, while still maintaining seriously low price...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Touch UI


Dual-SIM Nokia 110 and 112go official, to cost under 40

Dual-SIM Nokia 110 and 112go official, to cost under 40

15 May, 2012 | comments (55)

Nokia just unveiled two new additions to its lineup of ultra-basic Dual-SIM featurephones. The Nokia 110 and Nokia 112 are compact-sized S40 devices targeted at emerging markets and users on a tight budget, who want to minimize their monthly bills...

Tags: Nokia, S40


Nokia 311 and 305, S40 phones with full touchscreens, uncovered

Nokia 311 and 305, S40 phones with full touchscreens, uncovered

14 May, 2012 | comments (64)

Nokia has been dabbling with touchscreens on S40 phones for a while now so it was only a matter of time they released a phone with a full touchscreen. Now we have come across two S40 phones with such full-touchscreen displays. The phones,...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Touch UI


Gresso Regal Black melds titanium and glass together

Gresso Regal Black melds titanium and glass together

23 March, 2012 | comments (41)

Luxury phone maker Gresso is adding a new model to its Avantgarde lineup - the Gresso Regal Black. The handset is styled to look like a speedboat and (as usual) is priced for people who already own a speedboat. The Regal Black is machined out of...

Tags: Gresso, S40


Gresso unveils The Pure Black phone, your wallet whimpers

Gresso unveils The Pure Black phone, your wallet whimpers

15 February, 2012 | comments (42)

Looking to spend $2,700 on a featurephone with the functionality of a kid's toy and the build quality of a Rolex? Well, Gresso just announced just announced the latest addition to its Grand Monaco series and it might be just the right handset for...

Tags: Gresso, S40


Nokia celebrates the sale of the 1.5 billionth Series 40 phone

Nokia celebrates the sale of the 1.5 billionth Series 40 phone

25 January, 2012 | comments (50)

Phones like the Lumia 900 or the N9 may be the ones that get their name in the news most often, but the backbone of Nokia is their Series 40 lineup. Today, S40 phones reached an impressive milestone - 1.5 billion (yes, with a b) of them have been...

Tags: Nokia, S40, Touch UI


Gresso unveils the $50,000 Grand Premier featurephone

Gresso unveils the $50,000 Grand Premier featurephone

22 December, 2011 | comments (54)

If you were just looking to purchase a $50,000 non-smartphone, Gresso has just the thing for you. The company added another member to lineup of finely crafted mobiles with outrageous price tags with the introduction of Grand Premier. Gresso Grand...

Tags: Gresso, S40


Nokia Store now has over 100K apps, Distimo says

Nokia Store now has over 100K apps, Distimo says

22 December, 2011 | comments (51)

We haven't been hearing much about the Nokia application store lately, but this doesn't mean it hasn't been making significant progress. According to the researchers from Distimo, which specialize in app store analysis, the official Nokia app...


Nokia inadvertently leaks a new S40 QWERTY phone

Nokia inadvertently leaks a new S40 QWERTY phone

26 October, 2011 | comments (22)

We're just a few hours away from the Nokia World keynote and while preparing for the event Nokia just let one of their unannounced handsets out in plain sight. The device has a QWERTY keypad and seems to be based on the S40 6th Edition...