Sep 252013

nokia stephen elop flop


As per the strategic move the Former Nokia C.E.O Stephen Elop had taken few years back ,Nokia has been sold to Microsoft recently . People like me blamed ,Nokia’s decision to take Stephen Elop as their C.E.O in 2010 . I have written in a post here at Symbiandreams calling Elop as the trojan horse .Now the claim has been proved. After destroying the already dwelling ship ,Nokia ,Mr.Elop went back home- Microsoft as their mobile division head. Continue reading »

Apr 052013



This interesting infographic,given bellow   is a nice job of ,and it simply shows the mobile phone’s very long way of growth . For those who are caring the mobile industry ,it is very useful to know the facts (historical data )of mobile industry like when the frst mobile phone entered the market ,and what are the key changes took place and in what time periods etc….Thanks for the nice folks at for letting me know this . Continue reading »

Aug 282012

Nokia ,Samsung Vs Apple

I was hesitant to open up my decision here for a long time ,but everything has an ending point . I have never dreamed that Symbian would have this fast .Nokia inspired me like lot of others . Because of Nokia I started watching the global mobile industry from the tiny country which is not a market for Smart phones those days.

I have spent most of my earnings in buying the Hi-End Nokia devices ,before it touches Sri Lanka . I could remember that ,I was the almost first retail customer to purchase Nokia N95-8GB(2) in Malaysian stores ,when I was working there. I  had strategically chosen the Singapore border as my living place ,to make sure that I visit Singapore every weekends to play with the new Nokia devices and keep an eye on the mobile phone industry. Continue reading »

Dec 212011

nokia belle screen shot

Nokia Belle Update is Ready for Nokia N8, Nokia E7, Nokia E6, Nokia X7, Nokia C6-01, Nokia C7, and Nokia Oro.

Nokia have changed the name of the Symbian Belle to Nokia Belle and started to ship devices pre installed NB. But guys you have to watch that the Word Symbian is no more with Nokia here after. Continue reading »

Dec 202011

Some more Symbian based applications get updates in this season. Soundtracker is one of the famous music applications ,that has been updated to the new version with some bug fixes and feature enhancements .


soundtracker for symbina december 2011 release


Soundtracker’s  new release available for beta testing on Symbian, S60, and Series40 phones.  This release of Soundtracker Radio includes the following: Continue reading »

Dec 172011

Hi folks, one of the great mobile applications Sports Tracker is now available for  Windows platform too.

Sports Tracker for Windows Phone comes  with the  tried and true tracking features, the training diary and the ability to share workouts on Facebook, Twitter and

The Diary will also sync your workouts to for backup and further analysis on the bigger screen (not to say that the screen on the Nokia Lumia 800 isn’t nice and big but you know what we mean). Continue reading »

Dec 092011
Nokia today announced the Nokia Lumia 710 will hit shelves, less than one month after the Nokia Lumia 800 reached the stores .

Available Markets :

“The Nokia Lumia 710 will start selling today in Taiwan alongside the Nokia Lumia 800. The Nokia Lumia 710 will then reach stores in Singapore, Hong Kong, India and Russia in the next seven days and continue its global roll-out over the coming weeks “ Nokia stated in the press release today !.

Price of Nokia Lumia

If you want to taste the Nokia’s Windows phone at an affordable price tag ,just go for Lumia 710. Nokia Lumia 710 is priced at 270 EUR, excluding taxes and subsidies.

NOkia lumia 710 cyan tiles model

Availability of Nokia Lumia 710

Availability will be via operator partners, retailers and open channels depending on local situation Nokia said.

Nokia Lumia 710 Product Specifications: Continue reading »

Dec 052011

Nokia Lumia 800


Insights about Nokia’s sales trend are not that much good these days !. Nokia’s latest hi-end phone Nokia Lumia is generating a good sales in some countries ,but the result in Nokia’s own country ,Finland seems almost negative. Where do you go Nokia ?

Nokia have had a market share of  about 76 percent one year back and about 90% some more years ago in Finland.But the latest sales figures in Finland have fallen to 31%   that means 45% percent of  shares have been gone ! Continue reading »

Nov 292011


The famous IM client for your Nokia (Symbian Powered )phones,Nimbuzz gets a refreshed look and feel now !,entirely redesigned user interface and lot of bug fixes are the highlights of this latest version Nimuzz 3.3 . The new Nimuzz 3.3 is not available in Nokia OVI stores yet,but you can download it directly in your phone by pointing your browser to . Continue reading »

Nov 192011

opera mini 6.5.1

It’s a quick heads up , the great Opera Mini web browser gets some update this days . Opera Mini 6 was a great mobile web browser ,particularly for Symbian based phones .  Opera Mini 6.5 is the current stable version ,now upgraded to version 6.5.1 with some predictive text input facility ,head over to the change log section here. Continue reading »

Nov 182011


A news item appeared on the  Zdnet web site attracted me this week. That went  on saying that Nokia has plans to release a Tablet PC  in 2012 powered by Windows 8 concerning the current trends of the market.

Nokia’s rivals Samsung,Apple and Motorola has several types of Tablet PCs in the market already. In an interview with a French Magazine an official from Nokia revealed this. Continue reading »

Nov 162011

Samsung Note image

Samsung is launching it’s next mobile giant “Samsung Note” a phone looks like a tablet . Samsung enjoys the recent  success of their Samsung Tab ,Samsung Galaxy SII in the world markets and moving further with this new products. The Samsung Galaxy Note is now available to buy at Carphone Warehouse ,it is a good news for the UK customers now ! Continue reading »