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Nokia N9 has FM radio and FM Transmitter on board

15 August, 2011 | Read the news | Post your comment
Nokia N9 has FM radio and FM Transmitter on board - read the full textThe Nokia N9 is the first MeeGo handset to launch out of the Finnish giant and it seems the world just can't get enough of it. Today we have some great news for you - despite Nokia's claims, the N9 has an FM radio receiver and an FM Transmitter in its premium-quality plastic body. So while the...


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  • 2013-12-21 15:14
  • S9e7

I love the phone and thought really hard before I could buy it, however its the small things that are missing which some of us can't deal without...beautiful phone still learning how to use it I just wish it hard a radio that's all.

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  • 2013-10-17 06:50
  • kT%5

We need theams and more apps,,

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  • 2012-09-23 22:19
  • fBhn

n9 not good hand set not have video call send some software for video call

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  • 2012-08-29 06:31
  • 3Y2t

And FM Transmitter ??? Someone ? I need it pls :D

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  • 2012-05-16 22:43
  • JFke

We need Free Radio app and Free Transmitter App on Nokia n9 Please..................................

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  • 2012-05-02 05:10
  • PU77

Nokia N9 has fm transmitter and radio on board.

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  • 2012-03-29 20:08
  • LKph

BTW, FM Radio is already in the store:

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  • 2012-03-21 04:58
  • pRac

> In reply to Mocassine @ 2011-08-16 12:07 from ftV7 - click to readFlash is still a possibility for the N9.
Go to forum, & search for the latest posts made by the user 'jolo'
I don't care personally for a range of reasons, but it's still "on the cards".

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  • 2011-08-18 18:19
  • i2fM

> In reply to abhi @ 2011-08-16 12:07 from bJ7Z - click to readdo some reading and & you'll learn what's so special.

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  • 2011-08-18 18:16
  • i2fM

> In reply to Dominator @ 2011-08-16 11:35 from 3qID - click to readDoubtful....
The only thing that probably does is the SGSII & some of it's variants.
But only after a 3rd party Android ROM has been added.
Still prefer the N9 overall though.

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  • 2011-08-18 18:15
  • i2fM

> In reply to Dubz @ 2011-08-16 06:32 from 4DwT - click to readum...

Tonnes of different phone brands have countless hardware features that are never utilized.
It's very common....

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  • 2011-08-18 18:11
  • i2fM

> In reply to GrainySnapshot @ 2011-08-16 02:08 from PP70 - click to readIt's hardly a regression compared to the n900
There's countless areas it's better in...

FM RX/RDS is definite, TX is not, this story was wrong.
There def. won't be TX, the antenna simply isn't there.
But RX was confirmed as do-able via software.

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  • 2011-08-18 18:08
  • i2fM

> In reply to xman @ 2011-08-15 17:45 from YH4W - click to readWhat do you mean...
There's at least 28 countries so far, for which availability's been confirmed.
Either via retail, carrier, or both.
Does US/UK constitute the world?
It's already been confirmed for retailers in France/Spain.

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  • 2011-08-18 18:03
  • i2fM

> In reply to me @ 2011-08-16 02:28 from 3drB - click to readfar to common misconception.

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  • 2011-08-18 17:54
  • i2fM

Don't worry about the money. The FM transmitter likely comes at no extra cost because it's part of the connectivity chip that also does Wifi and Bluetooth. For those who worry, Nokia actually saved money by not designing and implementing _another_ antenna in the N9 ;)

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  • 2011-08-17 21:56
  • 0%yJ

Nokia is only trying if it can take the smart phone market, but i dont think changing the Os is the best bet, why not ungrade the processors speed od symbian that we all know a(( know and like, well i wish them good luck

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  • 2011-08-17 16:45
  • fsVb

The FM transmitter is placed in a Combo chip along with the bluetooth module since the days of N85 . The version of the custom - made chip changes every now and then , the combination remains the same .

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  • 2011-08-17 01:52
  • 3Adf

"…and Nokia isn't exactly in a position where it can throw money down the drain".

Here's a murder story about a phone manufacturer who invested loads of time and effort to come up with a shiny new operating system and mobile phone. Then they… ok, the CEO did it.

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  • 2011-08-17 01:09
  • nxnV

It's really a shame Nokia has gone from innovator to doin the same thing as everyone else. Symbian was the first true smartphone platform, I still remember being blown away the fisrt time I used an S60 device. What happened to that Nokia! Please, come back. Meego is oozing with potential (love my N900 to this day).

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  • 2011-08-16 19:59
  • xXKF

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