29 September 2006

Nokia has announced music editions of Nokia N70, Nokia N73, and Nokia N91 phones

Nokia has upgraded its highly popular N-series mobiles - Nokia N70, Nokia N73, and Nokia N91. Nokia N91 has a 8GB hard disk for storing your favorite music. Black colored and stylish, the new Music Edition N-series devices have a dedicated music player control keys, more memory for the storing music, new Nokia Music Manager software as a part of the Nokia PC Suite, and 3.5 mm jacks for using standard headphones. The Nokia N70 Music Edition, Nokia N73 Music Edition, and the Nokia N91 8GB will be available by the end 2006. From Nokia Press Release: "...Nokia unveiled music editions of three Nokia Nseries multimedia computers, the Nokia N70 Music Edition, Nokia N73 Music Edition and Nokia N91 8GB. ... With support for the two most popular music formats worldwide, MP3 and AAC, no song should go unheard. ... Experiences such as podcasting, Stereo FM radio with Station Directory and Visual Radio, and Music Recommenders, further push the boundaries of mobile music. ... The Nokia N73 Music Edition is a stunning multimedia computer with up to 2GB of memory, integrated stereo speakers for optimized audio pleasure, and easy synchronization with Windows Media Player. With support for MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+ and WMA, you can choose how you rip your tunes and play them.

Nokia has announced N95 and N75 multimedia phones

Nokia N95 is a descendant of Nokia N80 and offers a 2-way sliding construction along with integrated GPS functionality. The device runs under Symbian 9.1 S60 3rd Edition. Also the device is the first HSDPA (3.5G) mobile of Nokia. HSDPA is not so wide spread right now but it could be the leading standard for mobile devices in the future. Besides HSDPA, Nokia N95 can work in all current connectivity technologies such as Wi-Fi, 3G and EDGE, GSM, Bluetooth 2.0 , IrDA and USB 2.0. Also you can plug your N95 to TV.The musical features are the built-in stereo speakers, a 3.5 mm audio jack for using regular headphones, FM radio and microSD memory card slot supporting up to 2GB added to the 160MB internal memory. N95 has an impressive 5 megapixel camera with Carl-Zeiss optics, autofocus and the capability of recording videos at DVD quality. The device is equipped with a large 2.6-inch display with a QVGA (240×320) resolution.
Specifications of the Nokia N95:

  • GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz, UMTS 2100MHz
  • Size - 99mm x 53mm x 19mm
  • Weight 120g
  • Battery Life - 2.5/3.5 hours talk time
  • Display - 2.6 inch 16M color TFT, 240×320 pixels
  • Camera - 5 mpx with Carl Zeiss optics
  • Video VGA capture/playback at 30fps
  • Messaging MMS/EMS/SMS/Email
  • Bluetooth 2.0, IrDA
  • Java, Polyphonics
  • Memory - 160MB and microSD up to 2Gb
  • MP3/AAC/W4A/WMA music player, FM radio

28 September 2006

AVKON_BITMAP_FILE in resource files (RSS) in S60 3Ed.

If you need to point to Avkon Bitmap File in your RSS files, but you don't know where it is on the disk, you just can include one of the files avkon.rh or avkon.hrh and use macro AVKON_BITMAP_FILE. The name of the Avkon Bitmap File in S60 3Ed. have been also changed to avkon2.mbm, but constants from avkon.mbg remains the same.

What is the help files folder in S60 3rd?

This is seem to be the \resource\help\ folder in S60 3rd edition.