Update Nokia N8 with Simbian belle to Windows Phone 8. Convert Your Nokia Symbian Smartphone to Windows Phone. As Phone, you can install the app via Nokia. Nokia 808 pure view, nokia N700 and nokia N8 all.
If you are using a Nokia Symbian Smart Phone and want to try the new interface, then try to read this article. You can actually change the look and feel of your Symbian phone to latest windows mobile with a small Symbian application called WPEmu. This application is based on Flash lite which will change the interface of your Symbian phone to latest windows 7 mobile phone.
This application is really useful to make your phone look amazing with new Windows look. You can infact get a lot of benefits from this application for just Rs:10/- Earlier it was Rs:50 ($1) but for now its just 0.20$ and this app is developed to give you a Windows Phone experience on your Symbian smartphone. Reasons for Converting Symbian to Windows Phone – WPEmu Features WPEmu application has offered Tiles UI, Scrollable home screen, Battery and signals indicator, Dialer in their earlier version. But now with a latest v2.2.5 version release, they are offering few more features like 1) You can change the tiles color with 10 different original colors. 2) A New Settings Hub and New Lock Screen. 3) Better panoramic view with some tweaks in all hubs. 4) Battery and Signals information in settings hub.
5) All apps button has been removed. 6) Faster scrolling with Picture, Music tiles. 7) Bigger date text and close button moved to menu. Just follow the simple steps given below to install this app in your Nokia Symbian Smartphone. If you are worried about the model name and phone type, just ignore it for now. You can get those details in this below steps. Converting Symbian to Windows phone Interface: Before converting Symbian to windows phone, you have to first make sure that your phone supports Symbian applications. Trashmen Surfin Bird Rapidshare Premium.
Which means your phone should be a Symbian Smartphone. If you want to check the phone model for compatibility, you can select the model in step 1 below. Step 1: to go to the Official Nokia Store for downloading this app. Step 2: Now you have to check whether your phone is compatible with this app or not. To do this, you have to click on (Set device) which is located on the upper part of the site header.
Check out the screenshot for clear idea. Step 3: Select your Symbian Smartphone here.
It is suggested to login to your Nokia Account to proceed further. This will be useful when you are trying to install the application. Step 4: Make sure you have installed Nokia PC Suite in your PC and connected your Symbian Smartphone to your PC via data cable. Step 5: Now Click on Download Via PC or Download on phone. Note that if you click the first option Download via PC, you have to install the app via Nokia PC Suite and if you click on the second option Download as Phone, you can install the app via Nokia Drop. Step 6: After selecting any one of the above methods, the app will be installed in your Phone. Now check and run the application where it will restart your phone if necessary and turn the complete look of your Symbian Smartphone to new Windows phone.
I hope you all liked this simple trick to convert your Symbian Smartphone to Windows phone. If you got any queries on converting Symbian to windows phone, drop us a comment.
Even though Nokia was bought out by Microsoft and it doesn’t mean that proud owners of the Nokia N8 won’t still be able to enjoy their mobile phones. Patent Pilot Program Judges 13 more. Although, there are a ton of staple apps still available for the Symbian^3 operating system, which the Nokia N8 runs, that’ll help you get the most from your Nokia device. Below is a list of the top 10 best apps to have on your Nokia N8 device. (Games) Still one of the most popular mobile games on many platforms, Angry Birds is the ridiculously addictive game in which you need to catapult your feathered friends into walls of blocks in order to destroy the bad piggies trapped inside. It’s the perfect companion to any long journey, and if you want a little bit of variety, you can also try another title in the series, like. (Instant Messenger) WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging apps, and its available on virtually every platform, including Symbian. WhatsApp lets you chat with friends over Wifi or using your mobile data package, and it has a ton of cool features like sharing photos and voice notes.
(Instant Messenger) If WhatsApp isn’t your thing, you can always try Viber. Although the app doesn’t have the phone call function that is typical on other devices like and, the Viber app for Symbian lets you communicate with your contacts via SMS, free of charge. Viber will automatically scan your phone book for contacts that already have the app installed and add them as Viber contacts. Like WhatsApp, you can share files and your location with friends. (VOIP calls) The popular VOIP calling platform is finally available for Nokia N8 owners.
Skype lets you make calls for free using your data package, although it still doesn’t have the video calling function. Still, you can enjoy chats and calls with all of your friends for free! You can log into Skype just as you would using the desktop software, where you will have access to all of your contacts. Skype will save all of your text conversations, and even lets you have group conversations. (VOIP calls) fring lets you to make cheap – even free – national and international phone calls from your N8. You can make free voice and video calls to anyone in your fring buddy list of contacts, or call any phone from just 1 cent per minute, using the fringOut service.
Like other similar apps, fring lets you send instant messages to people on other social accounts, including Facebook. (Social Network) The most popular social network has a Symbian app to help Nokia N8 users stay connected to all their friends. It functions in much the same way as the mobile site, letting you update your status, browse through photos, and chat to your friends. You can also integrate your Facebook calendar and contacts with those in your phone, a handy feature to help you stay on top of your social calendar. (Browser) If you’re getting frustrated with the N8’s built-in web browser, give Opera Mobile a try. This easy-to-use app comes with a selection of useful time-saving features such as speed dial, tabbed browsing, and a password manager. Opera Mobile also promises a faster mobile internet experience, thanks to its famed server-side compression technology.
You can also try, another popular web browser for the N8. (Music Player) If you’re already a Spotify user, then downloading the mobile app for your Nokia N8 is a necessity! The app lets you listen to music wherever you go, streaming it over 3G or WiFi. You can even create offline playlists that you can listen to when you’re not connected to 3G or Wifi, but just remember, you’ll need a Spotify premium account to use the full functions of this app. (Virtual Keyboard) You can significantly speed up the way you enter text on your N8 by installing Swype.
Thanks to this intelligent app, instead of having to tap on each letter of a word, you can simply drag your finger from one letter to the next without lifting your finger from the screen. It may be the lazy man’s keyboard, but it actually works! (Fitness Companion) Next time you go out for a run or a cycle, make sure you take your N8, with Sports Tracker installed on it. This smart app uses GPS technology to track everything about your activity, from the calories you burn to your average speed. It gives you maps, time and distance calculators, a step counter, and even a heart rate monitor.
Your data is stored in the program so you can check your progress over time. Which Nokia N8 apps can you not live without? [Original article published on October 19, 2010] • Topics • • • • • • •.