If They Only Knew Then What We Know Now: Back In Time With The N97

November 18, 2009

Tuesday, December 2, 2008 Barcelona, Spain Nokia unveils “something big”

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Email Solutions For N97 Fanatics: Profimail by Lonely Cat Games

November 16, 2009
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This is the second installment of the Email Solutions for N97 Fanatics series hosted here. We’ll be covering various email apps & solutions for the Nokia N97. Check bottom of article for exclusive 20% off discount code. Hello again, Fanatics! MajorDouble7 here with a review on Lonely Cat Games‘ eMail app for the N97 called […]

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My N97′s Near Death Experience

November 13, 2009
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Now I’m not usually clumsy but I have had a couple of close calls with my N97. This is quite unusual for me as I have never dropped any of my previous phones or had any accidental damage. The same cannot be said for my trusty N97. The N97’s initial brush with mobile heaven Now […]

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Review: Skinomi’s TechSkin™ Protector for the N97

November 12, 2009
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Hello, Fanatics!  MajorDouble7 here with a look into Skinomi’s TechSkin™ for the N97.  There’s been a lot of discussion in the cloud regarding protection for the N97, and it always seems to boil down to preference.  Some go for stronger, more durable cases, while other prefer a ‘cleaner’ screen protector-style look.  I count myself as […]

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Get Gmail, Hotmail, Facebook Messages, Corporate Email, etc. On Your Nokia N97 With Emoze

November 11, 2009
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This is the first installment of the Email Solutions for N97 Fanatics series hosted here. We’ll be covering various email apps & solutions for the Nokia N97. Nokia smartphone users will never stop looking for the perfect email solution. There is always something that should be tweaked or fixed to make things more perfect, but […]

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Free Nokia N97 Application: Calc Touch – A Calculator Alternative

November 9, 2009
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Looking for an alternative to the built in calculator on the Nokia N97? I wanted something a little more finger friendly and came across Calc Touch in the Ovi Store. It’s nothing revolutionary, just a little more useable for quick calculations. For longer & more complex calculations I recommend using the built-in calculator since it […]

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A Comprehensive List Of Nokia N97 Firmware 2.0 Changes; Some You Might Not Have Noticed

November 4, 2009
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Hi folks! Now that the highly anticipated Nokia N97 firmware 2.0 has been out for almost a week, we thought it would be a good time to go over the firmware and point out some of the additions, subtractions, & changes that we’ve found. Some are hard to notice and others are obviously there right […]

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Q & A With Lead Nokia Firmware Developer Today; Questions/Suggestions About N97 Firmware Are Welcome

November 3, 2009

Because of the overwhelming participation by you the readers in all of our articles about the new N97 firmware 2.0, Nokia has invited EverythingBlaxx (twitter.com/EverythingBlaxx) & myself to a live Q & A session with the lead firmware developer & a member of the technical team responsible for the recent firmware upgrade. Other Nokia bloggers […]

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Nokia N97 Firmware 2.0 Is Out! Update Now & Use These Tips

October 27, 2009

The new firmware version 2.0 for the Nokia N97 is finally out. You know – the topic we’ve been covering tirelessly the past few months. As of right now you can only update via Nokia Software Update on your PC, however Over the Air updates are supposed to be coming in the next 24 to […]

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Official N97 Firmware 2.0 Information From Nokia Employee, Available In Coming Weeks

October 16, 2009

I found some “official” information posted in Nokia’s official forums today about the upcoming N97 2.o firmware. We’ve already gave a hands on preview of the new firmware, but this is something for those who want hard facts and statements straight from the horses mouth. According to the Nokia employee we will see Nokia Email […]

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Nokia Addresses N97 Scratched Camera Lens Issue

October 12, 2009
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Some of the early N97 owners have noticed their camera lens is scratched slightly and in some cases causes deep scratches that affect the picture quality. I had this exact problem and ended up sending mine in for repairs. This was back in July and within 10 days they replaced the phone (I had other […]

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How To Take A Screenshot With The N97

October 8, 2009
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Need to take a screenshot of your N97? Sometimes you’re trying to get help with a problem and it’s easier to show what’s really going on. Or maybe you have your own smartphone website and you’d like to post screenshots like we do here at N97 Fanatics. Once you take the screenshot you can upload […]

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So You Want To Reset Your N97?

October 7, 2009

Although we have posted guides on how to keep the N97 running great, preserving free space on your C: drive and how to remove any useless apps, the best way to get the device running just like it did when you first took it out of the box (minus the v10.x.xxx firmware of course) is […]

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Game Review: Does Match’em Help Pass the Time?

October 5, 2009
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Hello, Fanatics!  MajorDouble7 here again with another ‘Time Killer’ game review.  I particularly like the Time Killers because they are quick, easy, and usually free.  Today I’m going to tell you about Match’em by moubail.com.  It’s a simple enough game, but with time I think you just might become addicted (it’s too late for me, […]

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Nokia N97 v20 Firmware: A Hands-On Experience

October 2, 2009

Video courtesy of The Nokia Blog I had the privilege of getting a hands-on with a Nokia N97 running v20.0.005 firmware yesterday evening so that I could provide our faithful readers a preview of what to expect when the update is released any day now and to answer more than a few questions that you’ve […]

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In A Bad Situation? Are You Sly? Get A Fake Call & Do A Little Acting

October 1, 2009

Once in awhile you come across one of those apps that are fun and useful at the same time. The same folks that brought you nUnlock (remember that unlock like iPhone app) have something brand spanking new called ByeByeCaller. You know those times where someone starts talking to you face to face and they won’t […]

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Opera Mini 5 BETA: This is a Java app?!?

September 29, 2009
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Opera Mini 5 BETA is the best looking Java app I’ve ever seen I’ll be the first to admit that I’ve been neglecting Opera Mini for quite sometime. Between 3G and Wi-Fi coming to almost every phone I’ve owned in the past 3 years, advancements made to the S60 browser such as Flash support & […]

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Have Time to Kill? Fifteen Touch by Offscreen May Be the Game For You…

September 21, 2009

Hello, Fanatics!  My name is MajorDouble7 and I’m here to tell you about a free game from the Ovi Store called Fifteen Touch. Check out a couple ScreenSnaps from my N97: Left: Game starts out with bottom-right corner empty. Right: One move from victory.

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N97 Freeware: Symtorrent Is Like Bit Torrent For Your Smartphone

September 19, 2009

I came across a useful app whilst trawling the internet over the weekend looking for something interesting to post on N97 fanatics. I sometimes use bit torrent applications on my pc. I use sites like Mininova and btjunkie to find what I’m looking for. It was actually late Friday that I came across an app […]

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Nokia N900 Available For Preorder, Cheaper Than White N97

September 17, 2009

You guys all remember the Nokia N900 right? How can you forget? We first showed you the N900 and it’s specs a few weeks back with Timi Cantisano calling it “The Real N97”. Timi said, It supports cellular signals which means that the internet will be available anywhere you go, and not only internet but […]

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Deal Alert: Nokia N97 Price Drops To $529.99

September 15, 2009

If you’ve yet to make a decision on purchasing the Nokia N97 32gb smartphone now would be a good time with the upcoming firmware 2.0 right around the corner. It will literally transform the N97 experience, making it much better and faster. The inclusion of kinetic scrolling, long press function keys, optimized RAM and more […]

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N97 Firmware 2.0: Did Nokia Listen To tehkseven?

September 11, 2009

It’s no doubt that Nokia has heard our calls for big improvements in the N97 firmware. The N97 firmware version 2.0 – due out in 4-5 weeks – will essentially transform the whole N97 experience.  We know this thanks to various reports from Nokia World last week. These updates include kinetic scrolling, ram management issues, […]

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