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Last month a Vodafone employee let slip the N97 would be getting a smaller counterpart, but obviously this wall was all rumours. Apparently though he was right and pictures and information have “leaked” onto t’internet. The noticeable difference is the smaller screen and chassis. The D-Pad on the keyboard has been removed and the 32GB of memory has apparently been dropped to 8GB although you can still upgrade no doubt with microSD. Unfortunately no date was leaked with it, but expect it to be Nokia’s attempt to draw back some customers from Apple, with a lower priced smartphone. The N97 is a great phone, will the mini live up to its big brother. Post from: Mighty Gadget - Gadget and Technology Blog Nokia N97 Mini : Leaked Tags: Nokia, Nokia N97, Nokia N97 Mini Related posts Why isn’t there a phone that meets my requirements! (0) Possible Nokia E91 Specification (2) ... (more)

Microsoft Office coming to a Nokia near you

Microsoft and Nokia joined forces today and had a brainstorm. The software and mobile giants have confirmed they will bring a mobile version of Microsoft Office to Nokia’s Symbian powered smartphones.   A few of Nokia’s phones already use Microsoft software (Exchange ActiveSync) so its no big surprise they’re coming together again. Next year will see the phone’s packing Microsoft Office Communicator Mobile. Not the catchiest of names but basically will allow to find work colleagues, instant message and something called “presence information”(ideas anyone???)   Further into the ... (more)

Nokia Booklet 3G The “mini laptop”

Nokia have left entering the netbook market for some time but here’s their first foray into the market with what they prefer to call a “mini laptop”. The Finn’s netbook(should I call it that??) appears to have the specs of a high end netbook but offers a lot more. You wouldnt expect anything less from Nokia though would we.   The first advantage is this Netbook is made by a “Mobile” company. Nokia knows what people want/need on the move which computer specialists Dell and Acer still havent seemed to get 100% right. Most netbooks don’t do HD graphics on their small screens, THI... (more)

3 Launching 3G Mobile WiFi

Mobile broadband dongles seem to be the way forward these days but mobile network 3 have come up with this genius piece of kit for better internet on the go whether it be with a laptop or netbook, but also now handheld gaming or anything that can connect via WiFi.   It has been named MiFi, a portable wireless modem and router, that like a mobile broadband dongle, connects to the 3G broadband network, but allows a number of devices to connect to it and use the connection unlike the one device dongle. So that means you can carry the device in your bag, or pocket(if its big enough... (more)

Feature Packed, yet cheap LG BD370 Blu-Ray Player

If you’re looking for a top quality feature packed Blu-Ray player that isn’t a PS3, but don’t want to pay a PS3 price, this could be for you.   On the outside the player is relatively thin and aesthetically pleasing, the inside packs power to load up your blu-rays quickly and in full HD. The player has profile 2.0, and can upscale DVD’s has USB connections and has the ability to pluck your favourite YouTube videos from the net and play them on your telly in SD.   Full Specs : Full HD 1080p Output via HDMI 1080p Up-scaling of Standard DVDs Wide Audio Format Support(Dolby True H... (more)