Mysterious Nokia handset spotted, possible successor to the N8?

Say what you will about how Nokia is steadily losing market share, but back in their glory years, and as evidenced in some of their current offerings, Nokia has designed some pretty good looking devices that are not only eye-catching, but also pretty sturdy. A Nokia handset was recently spotted in a video of another handset, featuring what appears to be an edge-to-edge screen with a metal-looking chassis.


Nokia N8 camera update adds a whole new dimension

Nokia’s N8 has proved to be quite the popular Nokia handset, but while it isn’t popular enough to help Nokia climb back to the top of the food chain, it still has quite a sizeable following. Owners of the Nokia N8 do have their fair share of recommendations to improve its camera, and with the Symbian Anna update for the Nokia N8 being made official recently, you would be pleased […]


Symbian Belle flashed onto Nokia N8

Symbian Belle is the next version of the Symbian Anna operating system, but it has yet to be released officially just yet since Symbian Anna has just started to pick up the pace, meaning Belle is available in beta format at the moment. This has not stopped Symbian Belle from being one of the hotter properties out there, so if you’re interested to know how you can flash Belle onto […]


Symbian Anna download leaked to N8 owners

If you happen to own a Nokia N8, then you might be interested to know that Symbian Anna (which incidentally, has yet to be released), has already leaked out for the Nokia N8 – albeit for a while.Of course, those who have installed this particular leaked piece of firmware update would have found themselves experiencing issues with the installation. Since this is an unofficial update, it goes without saying that […]


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Magazine photoshoot done with Nokia N8 phone

Photography is always a cool way to show off strange uses of gadgets. We’ve previously seen a photographer do a photoshoot using an iPhone, and another use iPads as lighting for a photoshoot. Next up we’ve got a little bit of good news for Nokia’s N8 as the phone was used by a photographer for a photoshoot for the cover of South Africa’s PiX Magazine. With such results, it’s really hard […]


Nokia says N8 has received highest ever pre-orders in history

History is written by the victor, and Nokia, the company that once seemed invincible, is starting to feel the pinch from other smartphone manufacturers for a few years now, seeing their market share decline slowly but surely. With the N8 touted to be the phone which will lift the company out of the doldrums, they might just be right since the world’s first Symbian^3 smartphone has become the company’s handset […]


Nokia N8 raw components do not cost more than $200

Have you ever wondered just how much of your money’s worth do you get with the new Nokia N8? Well, apparently, someone has gone ahead and performed a teardown, where it was discovered that the total cost for the Nokia N8 including a Samsung display is equal to $187.47. Bear in mind that this is a rough bill of materials, so the actual figure shouldn’t be too far off that. […]


Nokia N8 Taken Apart

With the Nokia N8 shipping to eager Nokia fans out there, it shouldn’t surprise you to see that the folks over at iFixit have got their hands on a unit and decided to take it apart. The BL-4D battery is only two screws away from being user-replaceable, which is good news. Other details include the massive Xenon flash and camera modules, which are not removable from the main board. Check […]


Nokia N8 to go on sale at the end of September

While we have word that the Nokia N8 will debut at the Nokia World expo, here are even more hard dates to get excited, as the Finnish cellphone manufacturer will be selling the device for the last week of September before it arrives at third parties and networks from October onwards in the UK, at least. Currently, vendors who will carry the Nokia N8 include Carphone Warehouse, O2, Orange, Phones4u, […]


Nokia N8 slated for September release, priced at $550

Nokia’s CEO believes that their latest Nokia N8 smartphone will save the company, but you can be sure that this ain’t no iPhone equivalent for the Finnish phone manufacturer if you take early reports on the handset into consideration. Folks living in the US will be able to place a pre-order for the N8 for $550, where it is expected to ship from the end of September 2010 onwards – […]


Nokia N8 is last Symbian-operated device in N Series, MeeGo to follow

For those who love nostalgia, then you might want to check out the Nokia N8 which will be the last of the N series devices to feature a Symbian operating system, where following that MeeGo will be the operating system of choice. Symbian will not just die off like that though, since Symbian^4 is in the works, but that will more or less grace mass market devices instead of smartphones. […]


Dolby And Nokia To Bring High Definition Audio Experience To The Mobile Scene

Nokia and Dolby have announced that they’re collaborating to bring Dolby’s surround sound technologies into select phone worldwide. This announcement comes hot on the heels of the unveiling of Nokia’s N8 smartphone that already incorporates Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 surround sound technology. With that in place, users will be able to enjoy Dolby Digital Plus surround sound by hooking the N8 up a home theater system via an HDMI connection. […]


Nokia N8 Could Be Delayed Till Mid-july

Word is going around that the Nokia N8 has been delayed. While there haven’t been any official details on the phone yet, rumor has it that thanks to the delay, we’ll have to wait until mid-July for a release. A tipster has said that O2 UK already has the N8 in its inventory system, but it won’t be arriving for a while. Specifications haven’t been release yet, but so far […]


Panasonic Lets Note parade

Panasonic has rolled out half a dozen Let’s Note notebooks in the form of the F8, R8, W8, T8, S8 and N8. The first four are more or less the same as before, although they will now come with Windows 7 (when the operating system is available, of course) with a Windows XP downgrade in selected cases. We’re more interested in the S8 and N8, where they will feature an […]