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8 megapixel Samsung i8510 Primera turns out as Samsung INNOV8

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8 megapixel Samsung i8510 Primera turns out as Samsung INNOV8 - read the full textSamsung officially announced the Samsung i8510 INNOV8 today - a multimedia monster, which packs top-of-the-range cameraphone capabilities along with Symbian S60 smartphone functionality. And probably the best thing about it is that it will be available in Europe in a few weeks (read August...

 

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Very very nice solid phone... the best of its kind imo. Anyone thinking of getting one, do as you won't be disappointed. Someone told me that the interface lags a bit... I have to say it does, but I only notice it when you first turn on the phone (from off/lowbatt). I guess while its loading stuff in the background, but after that everything works like a gem. I would marry it if I can.... then divorse it when they release an iPhone killer...

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  • 2009-01-06 23:38
  • 2ZwQ

sick phone.. cant wait to actually hold it to see how it is. doesnt look that thick, your crazy if you actually think its thick

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  • 2008-08-13 02:19
  • YHQj

this phone looks like a big mammoth 2 words not interested although im loving the 8 megapixel camera

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  • 2008-08-03 15:27
  • PQ2q

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2008-07-30 22:08 from pTKI - click to readI was saying your comment is funny, coz Nokia was and will not make any profit from other brands using symbian. Being a 47% share holder, they were actually spending more than what they were getting from other brands. Nokia was paying $10 million annually to Symbian for using S60 in their handsets.
Now that Nokia plans to buy rest of the shares and giving it to Symbian Foundation for royality-free use, Nobody has to pay anything . Got my point?

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  • 2008-08-03 14:20
  • 2SUk
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1. Nokia is acquiring all the 52% shares it does not own in Symbian
2. Samsung has yet to respond to the offer but it is likely that samsung would accept this offer.
3. Nokia will then establish a foundation with handset makers Sony Ericsson and Motorola Inc. and Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo to make the software available royalty-free.
LOOK AT THAT, it will be ROYALTY-FREE!!!!!! meaning, they will not earn any money from licensing.
4. AT&T Inc., LG Electronics, Samsung Electronics Co., STMicroelectronics N.V., Texas Instruments Inc. and Vodafone Group PLC will also join the foundation, Nokia said.

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  • 2008-08-03 08:32
  • TIEh

> In reply to Kal @ 2008-08-01 17:55 from vwdn - click to readnokia still will own it whether it is open source or not!

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  • 2008-08-01 18:32
  • pTKI

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2008-08-01 13:30 from pTKI - click to readYa true but they also turned it over to Symbian Foundation and the foundation plans to make the entire platform available as open source. Nokia doesn't own it anymore or does it??

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  • 2008-08-01 17:55
  • vwdn

> In reply to Kal @ 2008-08-01 08:11 from vwdn - click to readthat is past nokia has now bought all the shares and OWNS 100% of symbian!!!!!

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  • 2008-08-01 13:30
  • pTKI

Symbian was goin into open source like linux, in de future there are no differencies about brand, every phone who use symbian has a nokia taste, i like the model of this samsung, cmon soneric get change!

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  • 2008-08-01 10:43
  • M@Ti

Wonderful in every sense of word

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  • 2008-08-01 10:13
  • 04%k

can this 8mp be trusted?

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  • 2008-08-01 08:50
  • NaS%

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2008-07-31 22:36 from pTKI - click to readFYI:
Symbian is owned by Ericsson, Nokia, Panasonic, Samsung, Siemens Sony Ericsson...NOT JUST NOKIA ALONE.
There are posting on this on page 3. Read them plz.

Symbian Ownership:::

Nokia:47.9%
Ericsson:15.6%
Sony Ericsson:13.1%
Panasonic:10.5%
Siemens:8.4%
Samsung:4.5%

Source: www.symbian.com

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  • 2008-08-01 08:11
  • vwdn

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2008-07-31 16:52 from uCwL - click to readnokia OWNS symbian!!!!!

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  • 2008-07-31 22:36
  • pTKI

Symbian is not only for nokia ,, and nokia is not developer of symbian ,

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  • 2008-07-31 16:52
  • uCwL

> In reply to sunil singh @ 2008-07-31 16:37 from vG7H - click to readu r abselutly right.

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  • 2008-07-31 16:40
  • vG7H

i think it is the best phone. it will work not only a mobile bt also a CAM.

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  • 2008-07-31 16:37
  • vG7H

I was just wondering why samsung has announced about this phone.In my opinion this will effect the sale of OMNIA.What do you guys say...

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  • 2008-07-31 13:45
  • M@Ti

this is not a phone this is a camera with phone funcion lol
great machine.

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  • 2008-07-31 13:30
  • MNuP

> In reply to Kal @ 2008-07-29 22:35 from 2SUS - click to readmy point is that how can u say its a FUNNY COMMENT !!!!!!

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  • 2008-07-30 22:08
  • pTKI

> In reply to Kal @ 2008-07-30 08:16 from vwdn - click to readOk that's fine

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  • 2008-07-30 15:39
  • M@T2

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