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Video: Android 2.3 Gingerbread demo on the Nokia N900

On Christmas eve-eve we saw that Android 2.3 had been successfully ported to the N900 via the NITDroid project.

Below we can see N900 with Smooth Gingerbread action. Cheers Keith for the heads up!

Demoed features include:

  • Homescreen
  • Web Browser
  • Akwardly small portrait keyboard (is that the landscape keyboard just in wrong orientation?)
  • Dialler

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  1. Mazze
    December 27, 2010 at 9:14 am

    I wonder how long it’ll take for Android to be ported to the N8.

    • December 27, 2010 at 9:28 am

      Possibly – never.

      • jvardon
        December 27, 2010 at 10:05 am

        I hope it does happen. If the N8 had a proper android screen 800*480, 1Ghz and android it would be the best phone on sale.

        • Stylinred
          December 27, 2010 at 10:49 am

          it is the best phone on sale (for what i want anyways)

      • SGean
        December 27, 2010 at 8:06 pm

        It can’t be ported because android 2.3 still dosn’t make use of a gfx unit yet right?

        • Mazze
          December 28, 2010 at 9:40 am

          I don’t need Android either except for the browser. I really wonder why Nokia don’t team up with Opera. Perhaps focusing on MeeGo, they simply run Firefox on future devices. But when it comes to browsing, there’s nothing that beats Chrome (though Opera gets pretty close).

  2. marco
    December 27, 2010 at 10:21 am

    I wonder if n900 will be able to show 16 million colours with gingerbread. Or is it the hardware?

  3. December 27, 2010 at 12:31 pm

    I for one I don’t like android cos I have used it several times but for business and monetry reasons Nokia should do some android phones penetrate the us market and it wld get them the chance to push Symbian and meego tru the us market

  4. RNB
    December 27, 2010 at 6:07 pm

    So CAN i make calls? The NITdroid wiki doesnt seem to be updated..

  1. December 27, 2010 at 10:03 am
  2. December 30, 2010 at 12:13 am

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