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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 - read the full textUSB 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 unpopular feature on mobile phones. You've...

 

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can i connect a 5v 55ma mouse and keyboard on the usb OTG

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  • 2011-07-29 16:45
  • g500

That makes the Nokia N8 (/Symbian^3) truly bear the name 'smartphone'.
Good job, Nokia! :D Keep going!

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  • 2010-12-15 18:05
  • 2Fyb

really awesome technology ,nokia/ rockzzzz

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  • 2010-11-11 16:30
  • upci

Good looking theme and icons from nokia should be there out of the box

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  • 2010-06-03 02:14
  • IWMW

Here is video of nokia company phone collection at museum...!
http://www.allaboutsymbian.com...xperienc.php

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  • 2010-06-02 17:09
  • n7fJ

the numerous posts about apple stuff, OS etc (in this nokia topic!),is the best proof that the N8 is enough interesting to be consider as a rival !
and That's quite understandable cause :
Yes Iphone has good stuff like his OS, his design , maybe the appstore .
but this nokia has plenty of very intersestiong features : 12mp camera a brand new OS ( we don't know how much it's gonna be "user friendly" )USB-otg ,HDMI out ,free gps soft, etc ... and in my point of view its design is deffinitively great! finaly it'll be quite cheap at the launch !
So iphone or not ? whatever your choice is , it's hard to say that the N8 is not an interesting phone !!

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  • 2010-06-02 12:11
  • 0SJi

My Goodness. m totally speechless

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  • 2010-06-02 07:53
  • PBxE

Symbian^2 Smartphone release. Japanese manufacture (NTT DOCOMO , Fujitsu & Sharp) use it. read on allaboutsymbian.

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  • 2010-06-02 05:15
  • PRWZ

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-06-02 01:31 from IWNN - click to readit's not complete and it's for people who have big hands. and it's a polished ver of n97's s60 5th it's ment to look similar it's symbian .if they change too much then users wouldn't know how to operate it

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  • 2010-06-02 02:36
  • IDg%

Nokia wil be on top of the market with this handset,die wimps die!

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  • 2010-06-02 02:09
  • mtA$

If you have watched the nokia n8 overview video

you will see that the side buttons found in email are toooooooooooooo big, i wonder if the guys at nokia have big thumb.

The option and back menu bar can be replace by icons to make it attractive an save some screen real estate. They can put these bigggg sides button in there

the sms threaed view graphics design is not as attractive other os

in short, the graphics designers at nokia are xxxxxxxx%&&%?&?%??&


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  • 2010-06-02 01:31
  • IWNN

I wonder what people would say about this phone if Nokia didn't purchase the Samsung AMOLED screen.

I mean it's decent. but the Flash Technology comes from Samsung.
So does the Display.

What other manufacturer provides that kind of hardware at that kind of price? None.

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  • 2010-06-02 00:00
  • xFMa

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-06-01 18:24 from 3dgF - click to readExactly, Nokia is doing what iPhone does:
Take a current technology, put it in their devices and advertise it (though Nokia's advertising hasn't been that extreme like Apple's). This makes the general person think it is something new and innovative, like the videocamera on the iPhone.

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  • 2010-06-01 22:35
  • 2GMV

iPhone 4G is a flop! it's a repacked 3GS with no new features. the end.

If you still think it's any good go read & learn: http://goo.gl/OkAB

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  • 2010-06-01 21:34
  • pqBL

big deal
windows phones had this for 10years

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  • 2010-06-01 18:24
  • 3dgF

> In reply to Chocowii @ 2010-06-01 16:27 from vj1k - click to readYeah, And its these Isheep that thickens that line!

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  • 2010-06-01 17:49
  • PEdG

Again, the line between PCs and mobile phones becomes thinner.

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  • 2010-06-01 16:27
  • vj1k

search for "micro usb to female usb cable" on ebay gets a lot... better ones on dabs.com.. :)

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  • 2010-06-01 15:30
  • 3GQa

after i owned the satio i will prob never byr another nokia phone i couldnt download anything from th ovi store because of all of nokias licences!

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  • 2010-06-01 14:11
  • nxcy

> In reply to Bytales @ 2010-06-01 13:46 from nDPR - click to readIt's probably not released yet and will be released with the phone or in the weeks leading up to the release.

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  • 2010-06-01 14:03
  • 2GMV

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