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QUAKE III Arena now runs on your Symbian S60 smartphone

QUAKE III Arena now runs on your Symbian S60 smartphone - read the full textIt`s now possible to run the QUAKE III Arena on your Nokia smartphone. And that`s not all - you can also use a Bluetooth keyboard or mouse for playing. The only condition is to have a S60 3rd Edition smartphone equipped with a TI OMAP 2420 processor (Nokia N95 8GB, Nokia N82 and Nokia...

 

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how are you supposed to move on to the newer Nseries when the older ones gets stuff like this? Nokia?

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  • 2008-11-29 09:38
  • 3Ce%

Will it work on n81?pls reply.thanks.

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  • 2008-11-29 09:22
  • M@T2

is it star wars? better to play games with pc not mphone, right guyz.
d bes gam is dota in pc, may be somebody can make it work in phone?

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  • 2008-11-29 09:04
  • ji{R

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-29 05:57 from 0Cav - click to readI just realised that I forgot one of the more obvious points: That there are two physical chips compared to one.
Multiprocessor setups have existed long before Multicore yet you still claimed that it was like a Pentium D, though I'm sure a great programmer like you has his reasons.
;)

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  • 2008-11-29 06:39
  • vFkB

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-29 05:57 from 0Cav - click to readWhat is basically 2 processors on a single die still isn't the same as two processors NO MATTER HOW MUCH YOU BACKPEDAL. 2 Processors still use more power and don't have to share the FSB, no difference at all then?

I thought I had preordered an N85? But because I point out that the inaccuracies you've posted that makes me an Apple fan? I guess you meet a lot of Apple fans ;)

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  • 2008-11-29 06:05
  • vFkB

Explain what? That the Pentium D was not a true dual-core processor and it was basically 2 NetBurst based Pentium 4s DIEs slapped together ? That real dual-core processors (2 COREs on the same die) started from the Core2Duo family, Allendale-Conroe-Wofldale, same with Core 2 Quad? You`re hillarious kid, trying to explaing to a programmer about I.T. .Really funny. But i understand you perfectly, you`re a apple fan, that explains a lot of things :))).

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  • 2008-11-29 05:57
  • 0Cav

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-29 04:38 from 0Cav - click to readIt's not the same idea as the early Pentium D architecture as THERE IS NO MULTICORE PROCESSOR. IT HAS 2 CPUs. THAT'S DIFFERENT.
Maybe you should have read all of my comment - you post stupid things like that (want me to make a list?) and then wonder why I explained basic multicore processing? It's a common mistake among people who think they know more that they do about processor technology.
;)

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  • 2008-11-29 05:36
  • vFkB

Can I play it on Samsung G810 which also has 333Mhz CPU? Thanks for any reply on this question!!!!

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  • 2008-11-29 04:52
  • RLmJ

You mean this :
N95 : Texas Instruments OMAP 2420 MBX + VGP + FPU (VFP11) + ARM1136
:))

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  • 2008-11-29 04:43
  • 0Cav

Who said it works at 660Mhz ? Where did i say that? In what comment? It`s the same ideea as the early Pentium D arhitecture. And an application optimized for this can split it`s workload on the 2 processors, it doesn`t mean that an app is limited to one of the 2.

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  • 2008-11-29 04:38
  • 0Cav

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-29 02:22 from 0Cav - click to readHey soulstorm, here's something to throw into Google:- powerVR MBX

iPhone is the best mobile phone gaming platform, ever.

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  • 2008-11-29 04:26
  • ww$s

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-29 02:22 from 0Cav - click to readSoulstorm you're embarrassing yourself - N95 DOESN'T have a Multicore processors, though they do have an INTEGRATED GPUs which means RAM access speed decreases when the processor is used for Processing & 3D.
Also having 2 330mhz processors DOESN'T mean it can Process @ 660mhz - it means it can process 2 things at 330mhz. There's a big difference, but since you're knowledgeable about these things it's a wonder I had to correct you ;)

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  • 2008-11-29 04:06
  • vFkB

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-29 02:22 from 0Cav - click to readSo I guess this won't run on an N96?

I guess you never heard of opeGL the great hope of Nokia's Symbian "flagship"?

I don't see Symbian considered a threat to Nintendo DS or Sony PSP like the iPhone and iPod touch are!

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  • 2008-11-29 04:05
  • vacF

I have a question? In the Nokia N95-3 or NAM N95, has 128 MBytes for SD-RAM; then we can play Quake III Arena over N95-3? Anybody try to do it?

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  • 2008-11-29 02:33
  • PdCk

Haha, dream on kid.
624Mhz processor, have you ever heard of dual-core processors?. Yeah, N95 has a dual-core processor, noob. Do you know what a graphics acceleration unit is? Google it and see, it`s something used in computers for games, for years. The processor only does the pshycs calculations (and a couple of other calculations) and transfers data to the gpu, which takes care of the graphics.
As i said, poor Iphone fans, you probably don`t even know what a processor is.

Anyway, has anybody tried to play this on the E90i?

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  • 2008-11-29 02:22
  • 0Cav

All of you who doesn't have this phone specification.. get out of here.. this is not your forum... don't make a mess in here..

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  • 2008-11-29 01:57
  • wY5U

One more reason for me to get N82. Nice!

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  • 2008-11-29 01:49
  • wYxa

> In reply to Soulstorm @ 2008-11-28 23:03 from 0Cav - click to readCheck Youtube for a comparison, the iPhone with it's underclocked 624Mhz processor running OSX blows Symbian away, undeniable reality.

So you think games like Monkeyball are 2D??? What you been smoking?

NFS Underground and a whole lot more are coming soon.

Spore on my N82 is in another league to the iPhone version.

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  • 2008-11-29 00:36
  • vadx

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