Nokia N8, C7, C6-01: Symbian Update Released

When it comes to phones Nokia are no mugs, whilst they may have fallen slightly behind the likes of Apple in recent times… who hasn’t? Nokia phones are still popular in lots of regions in the world and we try to inform you of as many things about their devices as possible such as new colors, discussing problems and also when they are released.

Nokia has even seen a Foursquare app released for its Symbian platform. We are now reporting that there is a new Symbian update that will be hitting your devices. It’s pretty good to see that Nokia aren’t forgetting about their customers and that the Symbian platform is being updated.

We agree with the things that Samir Makwana of techtree.com where they are advising that you should backup your Nokia device before applying your new PR 1.1 firmware update. The majority of the update is tweaks and fixes to enhance the performance.

Onto the update and what you can expect to see. The N8, C7 and C6-01 devices are set to see these changes; the maps have been integrated in email which means that you can see a meeting location on a map correlated with the meeting in the location field. Meeting requests can now be accepted from email invitations and lastly the Nokia N8 users will get a tweak to the Quick Office 6.4 editor version, you will now be able to zoom in and out of word documents.

Over at Nokia Conversations, which is the official Nokia blog there is a post from their author ‘Ian’ where he details all of the changes that we will see via the update. He also includes about a bit about the new games being pre-loaded onto new N8 devices. Head over and have a read.

Are you pleased with the new Symbian updates? Have you experienced any problems since you got it? Let us know in the comments section below.

  • SilverSurfer

    everytime i update my n8's firmware through my pc,,the phone goes blank and restarts by itself after some time..i'm using nokia software updater and the latter says device recovery,reconnect to device..
    if i go to device update on the phone and search for updates,,,its says no updates found..
    please help