Nokia washed aside the rumors of going with Windows Mobile and also confirmed that it will be launching the touch enabled S60 soon in the second half of 2008. Touch enabled S60 was showcased at the ongoing Mobile World Congress 2008, here in the demo video.
[Video Via: S60Blogs]
If you are from Chennai and interested in mobility better don’t miss the second edition of MoMo Chennai happening on Feb 16 2008 – that is this Saturday at Gandhi Nagar Club , Chennai
Forum Nokia presents MobileMonday Chennai – a gathering of all mobile enthusiasts , wannabe mobile developers and the likes
Feb 16th Saturday
Time : 2-5 pm
Gandhi Nagar Club , Adyar , Chennai
Mobile web and application development
The route to global market opportunities with Nokia – for mobile application developers Going to market with Nokia – Find out how – Prakash Sayini , Developers Relations ,Forum Nokia
Getting started with WRT (Web Run Time) development on S60 – Balagopal K.S, Technology Expert, Forum Nokia India Team
Building Standards compliant mobile sites for free with mobiSitesgalore – Prashanth , Akmin
At the MWC 2008, Samsung launched as many as 8 new handsets. We bring you a peek into the specs of these handsets.
Touted as an Infotainment handset, the P960 is a stylish multimedia slider phone.
Continue reading “Samsung barrage at MWC 2008 – P960”
A fully loaded handset with a web browser integrating Google Search, Gmail, Maps and YouTube, the LG KF700 unveiled at the MWC 2008 is an HSDPA phone that also makes video calls possible.
The USP in the words of LGE’s Press Release – “The world’s first phone with three separate input methods, the LG-KF700 itegrates a 3-inch touchscreen, alpha-numeric keypad and Shortcut Dial. Each of these input methods is assigned to the tasks at which it is most efficient, making LG’s highly intuitive interface possible. With its user-optimized navigation, all of the phone’s functions and features are instantly accessible.”
Specs and features include:
• 3 MP camera with auto focus
• MP3 player
• MPEG 4 video player
• MicroSD expandable memory
• 3 inch 262 K colour touch screen
• 240X480 pixels
The handset will be available in markets around Europe by April 2008
A numeral is not the only difference between the LG KF700 and the LG KF600.
The KF600 has a dual touch pad that has been christened “InteractPad.” Users will be able to program the lower part of the screen to display what they need it for, say, a game controller or a scroll.
Continue reading “LG KF600”
Samsung F480 is a A slim touch screen handset that gains in both design and features has been launched at the MWC 2008.
Specs and features include:
• 2.8 inch touch screen Continue reading “Samsung F480”
the official video of the great Xperia. Its actually a nice AD.
Here is a live working demo Of the Xperia from The Sony people itself
Another Device that Sony has planned to surprise us either at the MWC or at UIQ congress in Paris. the device code name “Bei Bei”. , hosts a array of navigation buttons( lots of them infact).
With such looks it should most appropriately appeal to the elite business crowd.
Continue reading “Sony Ercisson BeiBei Another UIQ from SE”
Sometime back Microsoft’s marketing director said that though Nokia is kinda of Symbian brand loyal they are in the process of discussion where they are pursuing Nokia to go with Windows mobile. Nokia didn’t react to this news when it was flashed by ITWire, I think now a days Nokia doesn’t react much to what media says about the company, leaking of N96 pics and specs and the German episode are good evidences for that. Continue reading “Nokia, Why Windows when we Have S60?”
Samsung too captured aplenty of hearts at the MWC. Most significant among them is the G810., Samsungs 5mpx Symbian offering. Samsung is releasing quite a few Symbian devices in a row now but this is the first with 5mpx. And looks of the device make it a Sure shot best seller. Not just Looks ., its also a true Multi Media power Horse., and as the
company puts it the perfect N95 killer.
The phone supports quad-band networks.It is a 3G enabled handset with HSDPA 3.6Mbps support. the Symbian edition is v9.2 S60 3rd edition OS. All your movies can be played flawlessly on its ample 2.6″ TFT QVGA display.
Continue reading “Samsung G810 Reality Check”
Motorola W161 is another rather dull showing from Motorola launched at MWC 2008.
Specs and features:
• 114 x 43 x 14mm
• GSM 900/1800 and GSM 850/1900
• Weight 85g
• 590 minutes of talk time Continue reading “Motorola W161”
Samung F400 ., samsung latest music centred handset. Well this is very obvious when music purists like Bang & Olufsen are making the ICEamp technology for the devices speakers.Its a dual slider.
F400 supports quad-band GSM/EDGE phone with HSDPA 3.6 Mbps support. the device has a smaller 2.2″ TFT QVGA display.
Continue reading “Samsung F400 Music for the soul”
Well all of you reading this having a Nokia Gps enabled handset., Well folks its time for you to Start your updating mode. well your gps navigation experience just got better., if not best. Nokia unveiled the latest and most polished version of its not so perfect Nokia Maps 2.0( it still is the best).
well we are all familiar with the car mode as we have been using it for a while. well for walkers who love to do window shopping and gaze around the beauty of the metropolis Nokia has been kind enough as it has made an addition to the car mode that the existing users will be familiar with, 2.0 adds “Walk,” Continue reading “Nokia Maps 2.0 Update time Folks”