Check out the Ovi Store today and you will notice that there’s an update available – simply open up the Ovi Store on your Nokia N8 and you’ll see the update. It’s worth noting that if your update fails the first time around, simply tap “Try Again” and your update should successfully install this time around. If for some reason the update isn’t available for you, it’s probably because your haven’t updated your Nokia N8 to PR 1.1. If you want to find out what’s new in this version, keep on reading…
This is awesome news for Nokia N8 users, as it opens us to a whole new world of content. Also given the fact that the Ovi Store is way behind in the app market, such as competitors as the Android Market and the App Store, this is a serious upgrade for us Nokia N8 and other Symbian^3 users.
If you’re a fan of numbers, you will be keen to know that the update version is v2.00.10025 and comes with full Arabic support on the Nokia N8 and other Symbian^3 devices. With the update, you can set your phone to the Arabic language for a full experience (if you speak Arabic that is) – the language is spoken by over 350 million people across the world.
You will also notice (or not) that the update includes full Qt based application installation, which is now supported on the Nokia N8 and other Symbian^3 devices. You will have access to a much more diverse universe of downloads in the Store.
For those curious about what applications are supported by Qt, a few of them are Cig Finder – an application that finds live entertainment based on your location and specific music tastes. Quick Panorama Pro, Moodagent, Drum Mahine, The Moron Test, FriendChat and much more.
Just to reitterate, to get the download simply visit the Ovi Store and the update will be waiting for you – as long as you have Nokia N8 PR 1.1 that is.