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Nokia ORO is a C7 with fancy clothes, coming soon

Nokia ORO is a C7 with fancy clothes, coming soon - read the full textFor those of you who are already tired of their Vertus, we have some good news. Nokia ORO is coming soon and it is not your plain feature phone made from nice materials. Instead, it is the Symbian running Nokia C7 gone through a gold and leather treatment. Update: And now it's...

 

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Unless nokia will change their symbian support, they will not convince me. It"s like driving a new BMW 7series, with a renault clio engine

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  • 2011-08-17 22:34
  • p38G

Stylish. Nice nokia.

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  • 2011-05-22 21:27
  • MCq%

> In reply to Laurynas @ 2011-05-05 19:26 from 0xM5 - click to readyeah,, coz that im very2 hate to ''mr. Trojan horse''..

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  • 2011-05-12 06:03
  • txjn

> In reply to Dorian D Faggot @ 2011-05-05 15:50 from TbBx - click to readYes, technology and firmware changes are coming, I agree.

But talking about update "Anna", update "Anna" is just a cheap way (trick) to show that they still support Symbian. In other words update "Anna" was just a thrown bone without meat to quench hungry for updates crowd.
Also I think that all upcoming NOKIA phones with Symbian OS, it is just a marketing trick to squeeze the last juices from Symbian OS and make some money without much hassle from something old and without a future. Now NOKIA is throwing all the forces to the Windows Phone OS in their devices and NOKIA phones wit Symbian OS are just without a future.

(Of course it is just mine opinion.)

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  • 2011-05-05 19:26
  • 0xM5

> In reply to Scorpion @ 2011-05-05 11:37 from 0xWp - click to readIf you drop it from a car while driving, it might brake, yes. But so will any Fandroid phone...

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  • 2011-05-05 18:38
  • 0ETf

Those who r complaining about the not-so-convincing-specs of this ORO thing r making a ridicule of themselves. C'mon! A person who can afford the luxury of spending 1600 bucks for a PHONE will care plenty more about the fancy outwear rather than the specs. It's simple! I have money and I want to show off my might. So what do I do? Buy a fancy looking piece of gold which can function as a wireless telephone. Anything else does really matter? I don't think so. Whatever I get from a piece of golden architecture except telephony should be considered as bonus. In that way, C7 as the parent of ORO doesn't really matter much...

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  • 2011-05-05 16:13
  • uNVy

> In reply to Dorian @ 2011-05-04 16:27 from mnSp - click to readNo Nokia is NOT stupid, It's you that is..
and you don't have the facts right..
Actually Nokia has recently partnered with Microsoft for Nokia will release WP7 phones and will also release Meego powered phones so yes there is actually new technology and firmware changes coming. They recently released the Symbian Anna which apparently you are unaware of.

So yes there are changes to Nokia..

http://www.gsmarena.com/androi...ews-2569.php

http://www.gsmarena.com/big_us...ews-2600.php


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  • 2011-05-05 15:50
  • TbBx

> In reply to Scorpion @ 2011-05-05 11:37 from 0xWp - click to readIt is very ugly!!!

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  • 2011-05-05 14:12
  • ftPp

It is a shitty phone and it does't matter how you dress it. All Nokia C7 brakes down. If it isn't hardware parts then it is software it is unending torture. And now they dress it like a fancy fashion phone! That's insane!!

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  • 2011-05-05 11:37
  • 0xWp

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-05-05 02:20 from PRWT - click to readWrong!
Get some info before arguing.

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  • 2011-05-05 10:16
  • 0xM5

Is it only me, or there's a purple tint on this screen too?
Epic display fail, Nokia...

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  • 2011-05-05 09:38
  • n3sH

C7 has the right curves & design to be hit as a prestige phone.

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  • 2011-05-05 08:34
  • Sr{M

This phone has very negative name - least in Sweden.
"Oro" means "anxiety", "fear", "scare" or "worry" in Swedish.

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  • 2011-05-05 07:32
  • mhT@

oro is gold in spanish too

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  • 2011-05-05 05:51
  • Pcmx

I want to see the first 1 Ghz processor Nokia phone.

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  • 2011-05-05 02:50
  • J4bB

> In reply to Laurynas @ 2011-05-04 16:42 from 0xM5 - click to read1. only for old Symbian S60 (S60v1 & S60v2)

2. only happen in official firmware , use Custom Firmware if you use S60v5.

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  • 2011-05-05 02:20
  • PRWT
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Not Buying. Even if this is a Nokia, a change of colors or covers does not warrant a raise in price. No go Nokia.

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  • 2011-05-04 22:55
  • qBQx

you dress a monkey in jewels won't turn it in2 a queen.

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  • 2011-05-04 22:14
  • utqN

> In reply to Samarth N8 user @ 2011-05-04 20:40 from 7tBZ - click to readfull-focus, not fixed-focus, but I agree that it should have been N8.

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  • 2011-05-04 22:08
  • n4dv

Guys, such fashion phones should not be given inferior hardware such as 8 MP Fix Focus Camera... Everything else is just fine.

When you spend about what $1600, why not choose N8 as the parent phone? It would have been great!

BTW I use an N8 already. And enjoying it.

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  • 2011-05-04 20:40
  • 7tBZ

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