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Forum: Nokia Eseries S60 3.2 phones (Nokia E55 and Nokia E75) 18-03-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 18,352
Posted By garbleart
Not my experience. I installed Ovi Dekstop on my...

Not my experience. I installed Ovi Dekstop on my PC and was "tethering" through my E72 in a few minutes.
Forum: Nokia Eseries S60 3.2 phones (Nokia E55 and Nokia E75) 18-03-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 18,352
Posted By garbleart
I have owned both. The E75 has a fiddly D pad,...

I have owned both. The E75 has a fiddly D pad, where even those with small fingers can accidently press the buttons surrounding it. The camera, although ok, is not as good as the one on the E72. ...
Forum: Series 60 08-02-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,529
Posted By garbleart
Ewan you have my respect for giving it a bad...

Ewan you have my respect for giving it a bad review when the firmware was not up to scratch. AAS have in the past not reviewed devices because they waiting for "good" firmware to be released. ...
Forum: Symbian OS News 16-12-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,109
Posted By garbleart
My item in the Pod Delusion podcast called "The...

My item in the Pod Delusion podcast called "The Apple Store vs The Nokia Store" gives my comparson of visits to the Nokia and Apples stores, and my views on the subject....
Forum: Series 60 04-12-2009, 10:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,395
Posted By garbleart
This looks like a good direction for Nokia. But...

This looks like a good direction for Nokia. But there is nothing revolutionary here. i hope nokia make some moves to get ahead in the game rather than playing catchup. do we know yet if future...
Forum: Series 60 25-11-2009, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,944
Posted By garbleart
Ah yes VT-52 terminals, thats bought back...

Ah yes VT-52 terminals, thats bought back memories! I loved programming in VAX Assembly Language soooo high level, compared to 6502 anyway...
Forum: Series 60 25-11-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,944
Posted By garbleart
re: Dodgy handsets. Despite Ewan's observations...

re: Dodgy handsets. Despite Ewan's observations about the pressures of getting a phone to mark this should not be used as an excuse. Its is possible to put more resources into regression testing the...
Forum: Series 60 18-11-2009, 02:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,074
Posted By garbleart
I get the "jump" problem with the podcast...

I get the "jump" problem with the podcast restarting midway through. Downloaded over wifi via the Nokia podcast app with some "pauses" in the download.

re: Nokia Money. I agree with Ewan's...
Forum: UIQ 09-11-2009, 01:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,835
Posted By garbleart
Entertaining as ever chaps. Ewan, thank you for...

Entertaining as ever chaps. Ewan, thank you for being so off-message as usual, totally agree with your comments about Ngage. However good the product, bad decisions can ruin companies prospects...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 08-11-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
Update: By doing a backup and restore I have...

Update: By doing a backup and restore I have managed to get the RAM up to about 46M. Still not much.
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 08-11-2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
Not tried any conclusive tests on the GPS, just...

Not tried any conclusive tests on the GPS, just tried in back garden and it locked on in about 10 seconds.

Wifi just works.. like other nokia phones.

Slightly annoying is the occasional "memory...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 08-11-2009, 02:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
Dunno as not used its big bro. Its not buggy in...

Dunno as not used its big bro. Its not buggy in day to day use. Quite happy with stability.
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 08-11-2009, 02:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
1. No its hardly noticeable 2. Not used the N97...

1. No its hardly noticeable
2. Not used the N97 so can't compare but better than using than the d-pad on the e75, more like the Psion 5mx!
3. not sure what you mean

Only annoying bug so far, is...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 08-11-2009, 02:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
Battery life, a bit better than the 5800, I hve...

Battery life, a bit better than the 5800, I hve got 16hrs today before it died, and thats with 3G, a couple of calls, some surfing, gravity use. Can't compare to N97 as I've never had one. Its...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 07-11-2009, 01:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
I did a hard reset on mine as well *#7370# and...

I did a hard reset on mine as well *#7370# and didn't have these problems. Curious.

BTW Accuweather here...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 06-11-2009, 11:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,678
Posted By garbleart
Nokia N97 Mini: Any questions?

Had my N97 Mini a day. If anybody has any questions fire away and I will try to answer them!
Forum: Series 60 06-11-2009, 11:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,312
Posted By garbleart
Confirmed on my N97 mini, you get a choice of...

Confirmed on my N97 mini, you get a choice of handwriting recognition or T9 without the keyboard out. I'm enjoying my mini, as an upgrade to the 5800, similar to the 5800 better build quality, camera...
Forum: Series 60 13-10-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,693
Posted By garbleart
Still got my Psion Siena, can't bear to part with...

Still got my Psion Siena, can't bear to part with it. I bought it in 1996 and used it for several years before the keyboard started to get somewhat unreliable. It was my first proper gadget! I...
Forum: Links of Interest 09-10-2009, 11:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,354
Posted By garbleart
It insists that you "register" before you can...

It insists that you "register" before you can even download a trial. :mad:
Next....
Forum: Series 60 28-09-2009, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,147
Posted By garbleart
I don't think Nokia deserve any credit for the...

I don't think Nokia deserve any credit for the mess they've made of the ovi store. Its still slow and I still can't redownload content that I have paid for. They should have had the honesty to...
Forum: Series 60 02-09-2009, 06:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,525
Posted By garbleart
Official UK price from Nokia on pre-order is 429...

Official UK price from Nokia on pre-order is 429 which is waaaay to expensive for me, but I'd be interested to see what the price translates to when it gets to general retailers, certainly less than...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 5.0 phones (Nokia N97 and Nokia N97 mini) 24-08-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,709
Posted By garbleart
N97 Mini - Preview

Mobile-review.com have pictures and a preview of the upcoming N97 mini. The reviewer is not to keen on the keyboard. Curiously the screenshot suggets that the device has 280Mb of free RAM!
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Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 3.2 Phones (Nokia N78, N79, N85, N86 and N96) 16-08-2009, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,793
Posted By garbleart
Hi Andreas I'm using "Handy Calendar" with...

Hi Andreas

I'm using "Handy Calendar" with my N86 and it works a treat. Similar to the Calendar on the E71 in layout but more intuitive and easier to use. What I like about "Handy" titles is that...
Forum: Series 60 08-08-2009, 01:04 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 53,754
Posted By garbleart
Having owned an N95, 5800 and E75 I am really...

Having owned an N95, 5800 and E75 I am really enjoying the N86. Its a solid N95 replacement with a better low light camera (forget the extra resolution unless you want to zoom a bit). A solid phone...
Forum: Nokia Nseries S60 3.2 Phones (Nokia N78, N79, N85, N86 and N96) 30-07-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,262
Posted By garbleart
Nokia N86 - Lens cover scratches - has the cover design changed?

N86 owners does you lens cover look the same as mine? See attached. Its yellow and has a groove in it so the cover doesn't come into contact with the central lens area. Which is unlike the pictures...
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