Well there’s something new in Nokia’s sac. Nokia is reinventing the older generation mobile phones. Now this is what a good news for all older generation mobile phone user. Nokia will be definitely appreciated for this good move. Nokia has announced firmware updates for their Symbian 3.2 and Symbian 5 platforms. Few refreshing changes for handsets are also being announced.
Few of the changes which are expected:
New emoiticons in MMSes.
Upgrading to Nokia browser v7.3: This browser is available for Latest Symbian Anna running smartphones. Nokia claims that this will result in faster, better browing experience and it will also support for International Domain Names (IDN).
Updates in OVI Maps: Symbian 3.2 handsents will have OVI Maps 3 SR4 and Symbian 5 mobile phones will receive an update to Ovi Maps 3 SR6. SR4 has various features like Indoor positioning through WiFi as well as travel and recommendation services. Whereas SR6 will add public transport lines and check-in services to social networking sites.
As of now updates will be available for Nokia C6-00 and Nokia 5230. And this will be rolled out in progression for the rest of the handsets slowly and steadily.
Here’s a list of the handsets that can be upgraded:
Nokia 6700 slide
Nokia 5800 XpressMusic
Nokia 5530 XpressMusic
Nokia N97 mini
So, if you own any of these handsets and have upgraded your firmware then please let us know about your experience through the comments.