Nokia pushes Belle Feature Pack 1, a major update to Nokia 701, 700, 603

Nokia pushes Belle Feature Pack 1, a major update to Nokia 701, 700, 603
Nokia is pushing another over-the-air update to its latest Symbian devices the Nokia 701, Nokia 700 and Nokia 603. The Belle FP1 update brings a lot of important improvements to the handsets, enhancing their performances and adding some tweaks to the interface.

For starters, it bumps up the clock speed of the processor on the handsets to 1.3GHz which entails faster performance. You should get notified when the update arrives. Here’s a rundown of the most important novelties in Nokia Belle Feature Pack 1:

- increases the speed of the processor from 1.0 to 1.3GHz
- adds new homescreen widgets, 
- brings improvements to the notification bar, 
- introduces an updated version of the browser (8.2), 
- comes with an improved multi-tasking view, 
- adds Dolby Digital Plus functionality.

With the update, the handsets also get Microsoft Apps and Nokia Maps Suite 2.0.

source: Nokia via AllAboutSymbian

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11 Comments

1. windowsRocks

Posts: 155; Member since: Oct 28, 2011

Symbian is not implemented for smartphones i think thats the primary reason why they chose Microsoft

7. jackhammeR

Posts: 1548; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

You are st....sir. Symbian is a grandfather of smartphones. Educate yourself before write such a stupid thing. Btw. Instant overclocking. Great:D But...why didn't they do that in the first place?

2. NateAdam8

Posts: 411; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

I'd still like to get my hand on a Nokia 701

3. Hafiz

Posts: 78; Member since: Dec 20, 2011

I think microsoft should port internet explorer to symbian :D

5. SleepingOz unregistered

Seriously? Man, Symbian already have Opera. Why do you need IE?

9. steelicon

Posts: 318; Member since: Apr 02, 2011

Oh I don't know, how about INDUSTRY GRADE ACCEPTANCE of IE10 and ActiveX controls for most online transactions (Abacus, Navitaire, Galileo, Magellan, Amadeus, etc.,).

10. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

After using IE on the Lumia 900, I'm in agreement. Best mobile browser I've ever used. If it had Flash it'd be as close to perfect as I can imagine at this point

4. ChiX017

Posts: 308; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

Now this is a matured OS..

6. rnk.khch

Posts: 86; Member since: Jan 30, 2012

Excellent!! I wish at least some of those features, particularly the browser update, would come to N8 as well!!!

8. jackhammeR

Posts: 1548; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Waiting for unofficial rom:)

11. maomaoimlan

Posts: 1; Member since: May 09, 2012

Need help. After updating my nokia 701 with the latest update, i have this insert sim problem. My phone is in its offline mode and no changes at all. Help me guys.

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