Tag: Nokia N97

Video: Best custom firmware for Nokia N97? Hegazy Ultimate CFW – feature packed!

Video: Best custom firmware for Nokia N97? Hegazy Ultimate CFW – feature packed!

| January 2, 2011 | 21 Replies

Mirza sends this post into us on what is titled as “Hegazy Ultimate CFW” for the N97, which is said to be the fastest and best CFW for the N97. It features: faster menu navigation 6 widget spaces and more widgets S^3 style  caller Swipe to unlock in landscape as well as portrait notification 1.05 […]

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Accessories: Wireless Charging with the Powermat for Nokia N97 (and powercube for Nokia N8) – First impressions

Accessories: Wireless Charging with the Powermat for Nokia N97 (and powercube for Nokia N8) – First impressions

| November 18, 2010 | 5 Replies

This is a gallery of the new PowerMat wireless charger and the powercube and some first impressions. I received this on Monday thanks to Sam who’s working with http://www.powermateu.com/. Now there were some details asked in an email but I got an out of office reply for sending it before 9am. :p What is the […]

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Video: Nokia N8 vs Nokia N97 indoor video and zooming. Check out how much N8 has progressed.

Video: Nokia N8 vs Nokia N97 indoor video and zooming. Check out how much N8 has progressed.

| November 16, 2010 | 4 Replies

I didn’t mean to do this comparison (Sorry for the mess on the wall) but on the early hours of the morning I was just checking video on N97 to run out its battery(to test out the Powermat wireless charger for review) and noticed that the N97 digital zoom and general video quality was sooo bad in comparison to […]

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Videos: Symbian^1 versus Symbian^3 – what has changed?

Videos: Symbian^1 versus Symbian^3 – what has changed?

| November 15, 2010 | 23 Replies

“Everybody says, that Symbian^3 hasn’t changed, but look for yourself!” I’m surprised no such detailed comparison has been done. Actually planned to do it myself this weekend but caught up on coursework (which I’m half doing as I write this). But jenjaman has done an excellent job and split it into a four round match […]

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Photos: Nokia N8 vs N97

Photos: Nokia N8 vs N97

| July 29, 2010 | Reply

Here’s some recent photos (taken on Monday) comparing the Nokia N8 and the Nokia N97. via: Uploaded on Flickr by Mario Villamil Arguelles

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New firmware update Nokia N97 to V22.0.110 (updated with changelog)

New firmware update Nokia N97 to V22.0.110 (updated with changelog)

| July 1, 2010 | 26 Replies

On my twitterfeed, @Sheridan01 mentionoed he was updating his N97. It wasn’t the wrongly publicised V30 that Nokia mistakingly said was available, but a new firmware update is available nonetheless,  from v21.0.045 to v22.0.110. I did mine OTA, just hit *#0000# and update from there. It’ll take 5 minutes depending on your connection. Not checked […]

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Pics: Nokia N8 Photo Samples

Pics: Nokia N8 Photo Samples

| June 22, 2010 | 10 Replies

[update; More samples here and here] Here are some sample photos by the Nokia N8 uploaded by Camb078 (the more colourful photos) and apyykko. The one below is a full 9MP image. According to the Exif (image data) this was taken at 10pm with the Jenga photo around 11pm. PM? Crop of the chair (with […]

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Why the Nokia N8 WON'T be like the Nokia N97. Nokia N8 vs Nokia N97.

Why the Nokia N8 WON'T be like the Nokia N97. Nokia N8 vs Nokia N97.

| June 4, 2010 | 35 Replies

Click X now or prepare for a mighty wall of text. This time last year, we were all in anticipation of Nokia’s hottest flagship – the Nokia N97. A year later, N97 is a dirty word, encapsulating Nokia’s failure to understand the high end. Unfortunately, many N97 users got burned. Myself included. Although there was […]

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New Nokia N97 Firmware v30.0.016 Available according to Nokia

New Nokia N97 Firmware v30.0.016 Available according to Nokia

| June 1, 2010 | 53 Replies

Nokia’s Firmware update checker says that the N97 has a new firmware available, v30.0.016. But Nokia Software Updater and Over The Air update can’t find anything yet. But what we do know is that it’s coming soon. I’ve somewhat lost hope in the firmware updates for the N97. Fingers crossed it lessens my frustrations with […]

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New Sports Tracker on Ovi Store (N97/S60 5th Edition Screenshots inside) Freeware

New Sports Tracker on Ovi Store (N97/S60 5th Edition Screenshots inside) Freeware

| April 14, 2010 | Reply

I saw @Camb078 and @gerrymoth tweet about an upcoming new version Ovi Maps. Good thing I managed to sort out Ovi Store today (been having installation problems yesterday) If you check out Ovi Store there’s a NEW version of sports tracker. It’s so new, it doesn’t even over write the old sports tracker on S60 […]

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Symbian Artificial Intelligence App with Nokia Beta Labs' Nokia Bots – for Nokia N97/N97 mini

Symbian Artificial Intelligence App with Nokia Beta Labs' Nokia Bots – for Nokia N97/N97 mini

| March 26, 2010 | 3 Replies

This is a supremely cool application called Nokia Bots from Nokia Beta Labs. It basically learns how you are using your phone and so adapts future phone behaviour to anticipate future actions. Alarm Bot “Setting up a wake-up alarm and silent profile for night time has never been easier! Alarm Bot learns at what time […]

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Updated Ovi Store App on the Nokia N97 Works Great! Accurate Search, more content, improved navigation and stability!

Updated Ovi Store App on the Nokia N97 Works Great! Accurate Search, more content, improved navigation and stability!

| February 6, 2010 | 4 Replies

Last September, I ranted about my frustrations on the Ovi Store App on the N97 with the post, “Ovi Store Rant: 7 things wrong with the Ovi Store” These annoyances consisted of: 7. Inability to update Ovi Store app from the client itself [Ovi Store App updates itself now] There’s been at least three updates I […]

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New Nokia N97 firmware update V21.0.045 and 21.2.045 from Feb 1, 2010, 08:00GMT.

New Nokia N97 firmware update V21.0.045 and 21.2.045 from Feb 1, 2010, 08:00GMT.

| February 1, 2010 | 10 Replies

On Friday, you may have read that today’s the day (February 1st 2010) at 08:00 GMT that V2.1 firmware update for the N97 will be available. The software version number will be 21.0.045 (RM-505) or 21.2.045 (RM-507) depending on your region. The release for N97 China 2G (RM-506) will follow shortly. Non-customised versions of the […]

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New Nokia N97 firmware update V21.0.045 and 21.2.045 from Feb 1, 2010, 08:00GMT.

New Nokia N97 firmware update V21.0.045 and 21.2.045 from Feb 1, 2010, 08:00GMT.

| February 1, 2010 | Reply

On Friday, you may have read that today’s the day (February 1st 2010) at 08:00 GMT that V2.1 firmware update for the N97 will be available. The software version number will be 21.0.045 (RM-505) or 21.2.045 (RM-507) depending on your region. The release for N97 China 2G (RM-506) will follow shortly. Non-customised versions of the […]

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N97 Ovi Maps Free Navigation Officially Available [UPDATE via N97 itself]

N97 Ovi Maps Free Navigation Officially Available [UPDATE via N97 itself]

| January 27, 2010 | Reply

Nokia Conversations reports that the N97 is now supported officially (some may have already found N97 mini’s ovi maps .sis to have worked for them) for the new Ovi Maps which brings users free turn-by-turn walk and drive navigation The new Ovi Maps is available through the software update client in the device. You simply […]

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