Dont cry Ali, 10 Jun 2010im not a gamer, i'm a technician.. Also, we are talking here about cellphones, not PC.. You ar... moreim also a computer technician.and if u a gud technician u will also know that u cant just compare proc Mhz to determine it speed.
u will also aware that a proc speed also depend on it architecture and instruction pipelining and etc.
so to know how fast a CPU work with an OS u can not judge using "the number" in front the Ghz label to confirm that it really slow.
lighter OS and it structures for working with the instruction on the CPU is a huge factor for the speed.
i dont think N8 will make the same mistake like my current CFW 5800xm.
if nokia brave enough to put USB OTG feature that capable to handle bigger storage or other phone storage that mean the CPU is really working fine and capable to do it.
using down clock can be a smart move to saving more battere juice and leave the CPU work with minimum heat that can eat ur battery juice fast.
and if u still worry bout N8 perfomance with 680Mhz CPU please just choose another phone with snapdragon power but i can tell u one thing,no other phone have so much feature completly built under one compact device like nokia N8.
u can read all the smartphone listed on gsmarena and still u will find that N8 is a really all in one gear,just like MacGyver victorinox knife.
im not interest with gaming,12mpx,or other show off thingy.
but i will try to buy it because it is a complete phone,it is cheap compare with the features,680Mhz is in the middle clockrate my other target dream phone HTC touchpro have a slower CPU and no GPU and still it is fast enough running the old winmo,256Mb its fine cause the new OS have N900 multitask ability.
and dont u realise N8 can adit HD video?that mean 256Mb is not the only memory,it might be using virtual memory just like windows or linux method.
btw the phone is not in ur hand yet,so any complain bout this phone is only base on ur assumption and hatred.u can judge it if u already tried it.im not a fanboy,i use to hate nokia too.but after some research and try to using some of nokia phone,i think they are gud just like samsung SE LG and other company accept apple,i used to be an iphone user too no videocall?what a joke.
well if u dont like it dont buy it.
Anonymous, 10 Jun 2010Nokia N8 has Broadcom bcm2727 3d graphics chip.Nokia N8 Broadcom BCM2727 = 32 Million Triangles/sec
Sony PSP - 33 million triangles per/sec
Samsung Wave Snapdragon CPU = 89 million Triangles/sec
Dont cry Samsung f@g, 10 Jun 2010I have once opened my Nokia phone ( Nokia 5530) and its no part was made by Samsung. You forge... morelol, i wonder who makes AMOLED screens used by Nokia? Ok, it's not Samsung, i've read it before, sounds like AU Optronics i think. So Nokia doesn't make it's own parts ok?
Dont cry Nokia, 10 Jun 20101. Throw your nokia phone on a wall as hard as you can. if it doesn't broke, throw it again. ... moreI have once opened my Nokia phone ( Nokia 5530) and its no part was made by Samsung. You forget Nokia makes their phone themself. Not like Apple or htc which used Samsung hardware..
Anonymous, 10 Jun 2010Even if N8 is little slow then we are not going to die.read a few post back, ali was saying that 680mhz CPU is faster than 1ghz CPU (maybe because he looks at the numbers, not at the frequencies lol). That started all this debate..
Yeah, it has samsung parts in it 'coz Nokia knows how put the parts in good use.See? even though nokia didn't produced those parts, they are atleast able to make a good phone from them. Unlike samsung who owns it yet they can't make any good mobiles.
Ali Abdulla, 10 Jun 2010you know that Symbain is HW accelerated right?
no, i dont care about gaming, i ga... moreAgain and again, GPU acceleration will still be based on the CPU, without a good CPU, your GPU is useless. And 1 more thing i forgot, nokia N8 doesn't have a GPU ok? The accelerator you are referring to is an integrated accelerator functionality of the ARM 11 CPU..
Stop with all your GPU voodoos because users who are reading your post are already misguided..
Anonymous, 10 Jun 2010No way am I gonna use Samsung, your galaxy thing is pure crap. N8 is way much better than gala... more1. Throw your nokia phone on a wall as hard as you can. if it doesn't broke, throw it again.
2. after it broke, look at some of it's parts..
3. viola!! a samsung parts inside
if you think im a liar, go grab your latest Nokia phone and repeat step 1..
Dont cry technician, 10 Jun 2010And since you are crying loudly for fast cpu then I suggest you to wait for N9. Meego flagship... moreThis is N8 thread not N9.. Accept the fact that N8 is slower.. And also what we are debating here is not the functionality of N8, yes N8 has nice features, but the reality is, it is slower than other phones out there.
Just accept it.. I know its hard, but its for the best..
No way am I gonna use Samsung, your galaxy thing is pure crap. N8 is way much better than galaxy except for the multitouch. I wasn't even pertaining to samsung and you just busted in and started saying sh*t.
Nokia has been making GOOD history for years.
Samsung isn't better than Nokia and never will it be.
Dont cry Hase, 10 Jun 2010you want tissue?
iphone4 and Nokia N8 can be compared, because they are both scrap metal tr... moreyou know that Symbain is HW accelerated right?
no, i dont care about gaming, i game using PC...
what i do care about the most is Multitasking... and camera..
N8 from the video is very responsive and does multitask good(unlike some toy phones).. bit disappointed about the 256mb ram, i know symbian is this and that, but wanted a nice 512mb boost for a change...
as it was mentioned b4, if a 0.1 milisecond lag will kill you mobile experience, then its just sad...
also, in symbian^3, it runs kinda the same as on PC... making use of GPU and CPU, ffs enough with the CPU argument, the CPU of the N8 has so little processing to do since all the visual effects are handled by its mighty GPU..
stop using "stop crying ****", grow up and have a mature argument or gtfo..
Dont cry Hase, 10 Jun 2010you want tissue? iphone4 and Nokia N8 can be compared, because they are both scrap metal tr... moreAnd since you are crying loudly for fast cpu then I suggest you to wait for N9. Meego flagship will made for compete with 'Garbage' Samsung Galaxy S and Wave. Without Super Amoled they are nothing to happy about.
Dont cry Hase, 10 Jun 2010you want tissue?
iphone4 and Nokia N8 can be compared, because they are both scrap metal tr... moreno. they cant be compared coz n8 is a smart phone (i think apple needs to check a dictionary to know what that word means coz they again failed to make one) and iphone is just, as u said it, "TRASH".. lol..
The olded iphone atleast had a design that was easy to hold in ur hands. Actually liked it. But they have taken it too.. and now they call it new? Lol..
Dont cry Ali, 10 Jun 2010Do you know what 1 ghz is? its 1000 mhz.. even if you over clock it at 850mhz (if that's possi... moreN8 is still on beta firmware. And do you saw how fast it edit the hd videos.?? And Multitouch on 12 mp image was also smooth. Even most of pc cant handle it. Though Galaxy S uses 1 ghz cpu but it is also laggy. Do you saw the review video made by Gsmarena. Galaxy S takes almost 3 seconds to open the Image gallery while N8 takes little less than 1 second. Though Multitouch is also awesome in Galaxy S but can it handle 12 mp image so greatly as N8. N8 is not superfast but normal task can be easily done by N8.