[maemo-users] Nokia device usage

From: Eero Tamminen eero.tamminen at nokia.com
Date: Fri Mar 6 18:33:43 EET 2009

ext Alejandro López wrote:
>> Agreed, and fully understandable. Can we draw up a list of what -
>> exactly - the N8x0 fails to do out-of-the-box which it is advertised
>> it *can* do; and requires hacker-like skills to enable?
> One thing that deceived me is that Skype was announced as and
> important application. Although it is true that Skype works,
> it's a rather old version (1.7) that doesn't support video
> conference. As the device includes a webcam, I was expecting
> Skype to be able to use it. In my particular case, videoconf
> is the only usage I have for Skype.

To assess whether this was a realistic expectation, were there other
mobile devices[1] which provided Skype *video*calls when you bought
the device?

[1] mobile = ones that are same size or smaller, see my earlier
     mail about power consumption & heat dissipation.

	- Eero

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