Enterprise Mobility: Nokia N8 Smartphone, with Symbian 3, Targets iPhone
Nokia's newest flagship phone is the N8a bar-raising, iPhone-sized device the truly exceeds any of the handset maker's previous offerings. For one, the N8 is the first Nokia phone to run the Symbian 3 platform, which brings with it gesture support for things like multitouch, flick scrolling and pinch zooming. Second, there's also a 12-megapixel camera with a Carl Zeiss lens, as well as the ability to capture and editon devicehigh-definition video footage. Thirdly, Ovi Maps, for free walking and driving navigation, is included, and (benefit No. 4) so are the types of social networking perks that top the feature lists of most phones. Along with the N8, Nokia has introduced a new software environment called Qtwhich, in beta form, is now available to developers.