• Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint
Share this Page URL
Help

3. Extend and Enhance Your Phone > Run Symbian Applications

Run Symbian Applications

Enhance your Series 60 phone with Symbian OS applications.

Nokia Series 60 devices are based on the Symbian operating system (OS). They can run native Symbian applications in addition to Java MIDlets [Hack #16] . Compared with Java, native Symbian applications integrate much better into the underlying phone system. In fact, most of the phone’s built-in applications, such as the call dialer, the messaging client, and the browser, are Symbian applications. However, native Symbian applications are also more difficult to develop than Java, and hence, fewer of them are available. Most third-party native Symbian applications are commercial applications.

Here is a list of places where you can purchase or download Symbian applications for your Nokia phone:


PREVIEW

                                                                          

Not a subscriber?

Start A Free Trial


  
  • Creative Edge
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint