Posts Tagged ‘nokia 5800 xpressmusic’
Nokia 5800 XpressMusic: a cat with 7 lives
Monday, August 16th, 2010

The Nokia 5800 XpressMusic was announced back in October 2008 with the earliest phones hitting the market the following month. The multimedia device was cutting at that time and was widely considered as Nokia's answer to the iPhone. Indeed, it was one of Nokia's earliest touchscreen mobile phones and one of its most successful. As of November 2009, 8 million units had been sold. Nokia has systematically kept the phone close to the hearts and ...  [Read more]

A review of DStv Mobile and Nokia 5330 Mobile TV Edition
Sunday, June 20th, 2010

DStv Mobile is not exactly a new service. It was initially launched in 2007 but with FIFA World Cup around the corner, Multichoice (operators of DStv) found a need to re-launch the DStv Mobile service. The re-launch is a born out of a collaboration between DStv, MTN (Africa's leading telecom operator) and Nokia (world leading mobile phone manufacturer). The technology behind DStv Mobile is simple enough. The Mobile TV service is not streamed ...  [Read more]

Skype now available for Nokia smartphones in Ovi Store
Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

More than 200 million smartphone users worldwide now have Skype at their fingertips Skype and Nokia has announced the release of Skype for Symbian, a Skype client for Nokia smartphones based on the Symbian platform, the world’s most popular smartphone platform. Skype for Symbian will allow Nokia smartphone users worldwide to use Skype on the move, over either a WiFi or mobile data connection (GPRS, EDGE, 3G). It is now downloadable for free ...  [Read more]

MTN Ghana Launches Mobile TV
Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

Accra 28th May 2009 -    DStv Mobile from MTN now makes it possible for MTN  customers to tune in to their favourite DStv channels on their mobile handsets. This innovation is a result of a collaboration between MTN, DMTV and Nokia. With DStv Mobile from MTN innovation, 11 channel bouquet are available including Africa Magic, SuperSport, Cartoon Network, BBC & CNN which are currently only accessible through television sets can now be ...  [Read more]

My Mobile Life: A Life of Business and Pleasure
Sunday, March 29th, 2009

This article essentially seeks to review two contrasting Nokia phones, with the view of highlighting the major attributes of both devices respectively. Many mobile phones attempt to do everything from simple texting, to GPS navigation but these phones are better at some things than the others thus the need to classify them. Before now, I had used an i-mate JAQ3 Windows 5 powered-smartphone for business, along with a Nokia 3250 XpressMusic for ...  [Read more]

Why I prefer Zain to MTN
Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

I listened to Philip Sowah, the Country Manager of Zain Communications Ghana Limited, being interviewed on Joy FM's Super Morning show one morning in the last quarter of 2008. It was at the eve of Zain's network launch in Ghana. One thing I remember clearly was him saying Zain Ghana has so much network capacity, they are scared in a positive way. I wondered to myself: "What is he talking about? Why this much confidence? Is this a marketing ...  [Read more]