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Nokia N8 Notes (for my own benefit really)

OS: Symbian ^3 (v011.012)

Typing *#0000# gives me the following nerd numbers:
Release: PR1.0
Software version: 011.012
Software version date: 2010-09-18
Custom version: 011.012.250.02
Custom version date: 2010-09-21
Language set: 011.012.01.01
Product code: 059C951 (Tesco Direct / Pay as you go phone?)
Model: N8-00
Type: RM-596
Latest Update: Not updated
Browser Version: 7.2
Flash Version: 4.0
Java Version: 2.1


Switch on time:
N8 25secs
N97 Mini 49secs


Built in apps:
Default OVI Maps pre-installed: v3.04 10wk34 b03 - Can be updated to v3.06 in betalabs (10wk36 b06) which is a dramatically improved version.
Music player - very loud! 


Must have apps: (download them from ovi store / beta labs)
OVI / Own Voice - lets you record your own voice for use with OVI maps.
Swype - clever quick input and BETA version adds a portrait keyboard to touchscreen phones (Not available for the N8 yet...)
Mobbler (for last.fm) or Spotify - online streaming / tracking music players
Opera Mini - for when / if y…