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Jolla announces Sailfish OS 1.0, starts selling to new markets

21 February, 2014 | Read the news | Post your comment
Jolla announces Sailfish OS 1.0, starts selling to new markets - read the full textJolla, the new phone manufacturer around the block comprised of former Nokia employees, has announced the launch of Sailfish OS 1.0. The update is an important milestone in the life of the mobile OS as it's the first commercial-ready release (so far the platform was in beta). There are a lot of...

 

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I'm waiting for this phone to come to India as I've tried Android for two years and got bored.

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  • 2014-02-23 13:52
  • t}IK

Until now I'm wondering why Meego OS was discontinued. Given al those recent innovative/useful functions like double tap, glance screen, pull down menu, multi tasking, etc. have been sprouting lately on all 3 most used OSes, Meego would become a champ and Sailfish would be ver 2.x or 3.x probably.

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  • 2014-02-23 05:52
  • vaN%

Might be the birth of a new era!!!

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  • 2014-02-23 05:40
  • rrXf

Good phone ? 3000mAh, camera like in N8 (or better but will be too expensive) good resistant and fast OS, no need many games, millions apps just freedom of choice to user.

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  • 2014-02-22 22:15
  • p6Qm

If Nokia choose Android + MeeGo they will survive and maybe even conquer market ? They can easily compete with Samsung, LG and HTC in Droid, even 2nd place is not bad, they will take it coz everybody will choose Nokia then LG or HTC. WP ? Only if licence will be for free...M$ give Nokia some money but they must pay them for a license, so is wasnt good deal for Nokia, also because they cant use other OS in this time..yea great contract, use only WP when it sucks (WP7).
RIP Nokia, Jolla dosnt have such power, money for marketing etc.

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  • 2014-02-22 21:47
  • p6Qm
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Well I hope this OS can be used on the S3 T999...whould be nice.

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  • 2014-02-22 20:20
  • 8}RD

Those who have used Nokia N9, they know how beautiful the OS was. The same OS has been developed in much better way in Jolla Sailfish. I am sure this will be the future OS of the world. Waiting to get a piece of Jolla in my hand in Saudi Arabia with lot more mobile enthusiasts who like to bye new ones, price does not matter.

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  • 2014-02-22 14:29
  • HBxi

It's really good look

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  • 2014-02-22 08:20
  • PDTc

philippines please!!!!

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  • 2014-02-22 06:22
  • ubgW

Jolla™ should have Intel Atom SoC eheheh

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  • 2014-02-22 03:02
  • Qu8c

Pls. Jolla make your OS available for nokia n9 which we love most.

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  • 2014-02-22 02:35
  • t7Re

> In reply to cheebc @ 2014-02-21 17:30 from HjBD - click to readnokia 3210 invisible os :p

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  • 2014-02-22 01:01
  • w0Pt

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-02-21 19:56 from Nk@8 - click to readIt basically proves itself for running very smoothly on midrange specs.

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  • 2014-02-21 21:22
  • 3C7U

That's not the right price for a phone with new os which tries to prove itself and mid range specs . Still i like that gesture based os .

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  • 2014-02-21 19:56
  • Nk@8

Its a leak...... And will become fact after 2 days

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  • 2014-02-21 19:43
  • KIX7

I watch with interest Jolla because the finland guys always do quality things, remember Nokia ? The first steps are somehow difficult but if so many people pay 1.000 $ for iphones, there are enough also to buy a complete unknown (except maybe Nokia N9)phone and OS; when they will pick up speed, maybe with a better spec phone, we will be very pleased, untill then wait with confidence...they are working hard !

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  • 2014-02-21 18:54
  • nD$g

> In reply to riz @ 2014-02-21 14:49 from KIq6 - click to readwhat?

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  • 2014-02-21 18:39
  • sX93

sailfish is still a very new OS, give them some time they will do it right, I've faith on them. Its buggy now, sure, but which OS isnt buggy at start?

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  • 2014-02-21 17:30
  • HjBD

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