Lots of users request information for applications (apps) which are freeware for Nokia E71 and Nokia E71x.
I will be reviewing the freeware for Nokia E71 and Nokia E71x. 5 freeware applications would be discussed in each post. The posts will be tagged as freeware. Though some of the applications might not work with Nokia E71x but most of them should. If an application does not work on Nokia E71x may I request you to please leave a comments on this post.
With this new version Opera Mini has become a “must install” even though the default browser in Nokia E71 is a huge improvement if compared to the earlier browsers in the E-series of Nokia. Some of the features of Opera Mini 5 are
- tabbed browsing
- speed dial with Thumbnails
- copy/paste text on a page
- password manager
- built for speed
- power scrolling
- sync Bookmarks
- save web pages for later and
- a new powerful user interface (UI)
To know more please read a review post of Opera Mini 5 beta
Download or visit google.com/gmm on your phone
The new features include
- street view (since Street View has gone international it is no more restricted to users in USA)
- request walking directions (in addition to driving and public transit) to get anywhere on foot,
- receive transit alerts from participating public transportation authorities,
- see what other people think of a place by reading reviews directly on your phone
- new interface for smaller learning curve.
Read an earlier post which had a detailed review of Google Maps for Nokia E71
Ovi Maps deserves a mention but personally I would recommend Google Maps over Ovi Maps.
Mobbler is an application that allows you to stream your channels for Last.fm. Last.fm is a social music website that allows you to specify your favorite type of music then it streams those artists and similar artist to your customized radio stations.
To quote the Mobbler website
Mobbler, Mobile Scrobbler, is a last.fm radio player and scrobbler for Nokia S60 3rd edition smartphones. It allows you to listen to your last.fm radio stations and to scrobble tracks played using the Nokia S60 Music Player. Music player scrobbling can be done both whilst you listen, or queued offline to be submitted later.
YouTube for mobile enables you to convert your phone into a multimedia device. Some of the features of the Youtube application for mobile are
- Browse millions of videos
- Access your YouTube account
- Upload videos
- Keep a tab on the top rated videos on YouTube
- Search for videos on YouTube
JoikuSpot Light is an application which turns your Nokia E71 or Nokia E71x into a WiFi HotSpot. The light version of the software is free. The light version can handle on http or https traffic. If you want to use VPN, POP, IMAP or secured access then you would have to buy the full version which is available here and costs 4.99 Euros for 6 months usage or 15 Euros for lifetime usage.
Please let the community know your thoughts about these freeware for Nokia E71 and Nokia E71x by commenting on the post.
Look out for Freeware for Nokia E71 and Nokia E71x Part 2 which would be available in a couple of days.