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Nokia N8 advertised during Oscars, still not available on any US carrier

Nokia N8 advertised during Oscars, still not available on any US carrier

posted: 28 Feb 2011, 02:59

“King's Speech” dominated the 83rd Oscars yesterday at least within one certain dream and not that of a ballet dancer, but what most gadget-geeky folk found even more interesting was the ads. You surely noticed...

Video preview of the Nokia N8 PR2 firmware shows it is getting there

Video preview of the Nokia N8 PR2 firmware shows it is getting there

posted: 25 Feb 2011, 09:47

Things have moved with the Nokia N8 PR2 firmware from what we saw before - now at least the split-screen QWERTY is shown, along with some of the new browser. This version is probably in testing mode already, so it should...

Symbian^3 refreshed UI to bring updated homescreen, contemporary looks to the platform

Symbian^3 refreshed UI to bring updated homescreen, contemporary looks to the platform

posted: 24 Feb 2011, 07:51

Symbian might be dead in the long term, but in the short term Nokia still plans to sell some 150 million handsets with the operating system and for all current Nokia users an updated interface...

Nokia rolls out 1.1 update for Symbian^3

Nokia rolls out 1.1 update for Symbian^3

posted: 04 Feb 2011, 08:43

Nokia's Symbian^3 might be the latest edition of Symbian, but many would say its UI is dated and just cumbersome. Does the 1.1 update, which Nokia just rolled out, change this? The answer is…

Nokia N8 taken to film underwater on the cheap

Nokia N8 taken to film underwater on the cheap

posted: 04 Feb 2011, 07:32

A few-dollar splash bag is all it took to videotape tropical fish along the Sharm el-Sheikh coast with a Nokia N8. Underwater housing has never been so cheap, but phones without a camera button needn't apply...

Video samples comparison between the Nokia N8 and the LG Optimus 2X emerges

Video samples comparison between the Nokia N8 and the LG Optimus 2X emerges

posted: 26 Jan 2011, 06:01

There are more details in the 1080p Full HD video with the LG Optimus 2X, compared to the HD video from the Nokia N8, as can be expected. In terms of dynamic range, however, the Nokia N8 stays more true to...

Shazam released for Symbian^3, Nokia N8 gets an update

Shazam released for Symbian^3, Nokia N8 gets an update

posted: 18 Jan 2011, 09:34

Music recognition app Shazam has been sorely missing from the Symbian^3 world, but now that is put to an end as the app finally arrived in its full music glory on Ovi Store. It is available for free and features include browsing videos,...

Nokia sells 4 million units of the Nokia N8, still swamped by Apple and Samsung

Nokia sells 4 million units of the Nokia N8, still swamped by Apple and Samsung

posted: 29 Dec 2010, 23:37

Very popular in India, Finland, the UAE, and Malaysia, the Nokia N8 has sold close to 4 million units since its October launch, swamped by the 14 million Apple iPhone 4 models sold in the same quarter...

You can't ask for more - hot chicks and Nokia N8's camera showed-off for photography magazine

You can't ask for more - hot chicks and Nokia N8's camera showed-off for photography magazine

posted: 23 Dec 2010, 09:19

The guys at PiX magazine decided to replace their tried and tested DSLR camera to shoot the December/January cover of PiX with Nokia N8. Reportedly...

Nokia India says that the anticipated Nokia N8 update is coming in January

Nokia India says that the anticipated Nokia N8 update is coming in January

posted: 20 Dec 2010, 04:59

Nokia India has tweeted to answer a customer request that the big update to the Nokia N8's software is coming sometime in January, which is right in the beginning of Q1, as promised

Nokia N8 falls to $399 unlocked after a coupon code on Nokia USA

Nokia N8 falls to $399 unlocked after a coupon code on Nokia USA

posted: 17 Dec 2010, 03:12

All colors of the capable cameraphone are available in the Nokia USA store, and a coupon code knocks down the price to the unbelievable $399...

Ho Ho Ho! Santa uses Nokia N8 with Ovi Maps instead of Rudolph's nose

Ho Ho Ho! Santa uses Nokia N8 with Ovi Maps instead of Rudolph's nose

posted: 16 Dec 2010, 13:05

What does Santa use to guide him to the correct addresses on Chirstmas day; while Rudolph's nose used to work, something more high tech is in order these days, namely a Nokia N8 with Ovi Maps installed...

Portrait QWERTY? Multi-touch QWERTY input? Not working on it, says Nokia

Portrait QWERTY? Multi-touch QWERTY input? Not working on it, says Nokia

posted: 09 Dec 2010, 09:52

Nokia N8 was supposed to be Nokia's second coming, bringing multi-touch to the Symbian world along with a handful of other features. But what you would surprisingly find missing from the package was the portrait...

Nokia N8 gets treated with new custom firmware

Nokia N8 gets treated with new custom firmware

posted: 06 Dec 2010, 08:23

Nokia N8, the latest flagship of the Finnish company, can now brag with an all-new custom firmware granting full system access and boosting productivity and camera performance. The firmware is named H2O after the N2O series of firmware…

iPhone sales outgrow Nokia N8 by 6-to-1 in Europe

iPhone sales outgrow Nokia N8 by 6-to-1 in Europe

posted: 01 Dec 2010, 08:28

Six to one would be associated with a very uneven soccer game score in Europe, but in this case, it shows how sales of Apple's iPhone are rating against sales of Nokia's current flagship, the N8, according to Morgan Stanley analyst Patrick...

Snap, snap! Nokia N8 camera school recharges your creative batteries

Snap, snap! Nokia N8 camera school recharges your creative batteries

posted: 26 Nov 2010, 09:33

How does back to school sound to you? Not too tempting? Or maybe the opposite. In any case, take a look at the Nokia N8 camera school, Nokia's photography and film school where all the hip kids want to go…

Nokia:

Nokia: "small number" of Nokia N8 phones fail turning on, warranty will cover

posted: 19 Nov 2010, 09:42

Nokia admitted that a "small number" of Nokia N8 phones have a problem switching on, or what is known in the mobile phone industry as a dead-serious-problem. Luckily (if this word is appropriate), standard...

Dell has the unlocked Nokia N8 for $450 - oh, the color on this one!

Dell has the unlocked Nokia N8 for $450 - oh, the color on this one!

posted: 18 Nov 2010, 04:06

Any lime green gadgets are undeniable head-turners, and when one of the most capable cameraphones out there is offered unlocked for $450 at Dell, it is destined to attract buyers that don't mind tacky looks for a $100...

Nokia N8 survives crash test

Nokia N8 survives crash test

posted: 16 Nov 2010, 09:53

Nokia N8, the Finnish company's second coming for many, shows some great durability in the ever entertaining drop test. The test simulates your phone's landing when dropped a dozen times from about the height of a shirt pocket…

Decibel meter for Symbian^3 and S60 v5

Decibel meter for Symbian^3 and S60 v5

posted: 11 Nov 2010, 09:58

Pico Brothers, creator of ever entertaining Pico Fart Pro, just released a Decibel Meter app available for free to everyone who has a phone running Symbian^3 or S60 version 5. Straightforward as it is, the app uses the phone's microphone to measure the...

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