Nokia Upgrades Series 60
Jun 14, 2004, 11:57 AM by (staff)
Nokia today announced Series 60 Second Edition, an upgrade to the company's popular smartphone operating system (OS) software. The update is split into two "feature packs" for different types of devices. "Feature Pack 2" includes support for WCDMA and CDMA, video calling, 3D graphics, and push email over IMAP. "Feature Pack 3" includes a new UI framework that supports square screens, landscape and portriat orientations, and new resolutions, including QVGA and higher. Feature Pack 3 also includes QWERTY keyboard support and rich-content email.
Motorola Debuts Two New Mods for Moto Z Series
Motorola today took the wraps off two additional Moto Mods for its Moto Z series of handsets. The first mod is a juice pack from Mophie (pictured) that packs a 3,000mAh power cell and 15W USB-C charging.
Microsoft Trots Out Nokia 222 Feature Phone
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter.
Microsoft Updates Nokia X Platform
Though Microsoft plans to eventually can the Nokia X platform, the company today announced an update that adds several new features to the operating system. According to Microsoft, the improved OS now includes an app switcher for multitasking.
Microsoft Debuts Entry-Level Nokia 130 Handset
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 130, a simple, inexpensive handset meant for first-timers and emerging markets. The candybar-style phone runs the Series 30 platform and includes a 1.8-inch screen, stereo headphone jack, Bluetooth 3.0, and support for memory cards up to 32GB.