Find Latest Firmware Versions For Nokia Phones
By on January 17th, 2009

Keeping your mobile phone updated with latest firmware, is equivalent to keeping your operating system up-to-date, however not many people are aware of firmware upgrades released for mobile phones.

If you are a Nokia user, the phone comes with a handy Nokia PC Suite which includes a Nokia Software Updater to upgrade the firmware on the phone, however you can easily find out when you are ready for upgrading your Nokia phone’s firmware by following the simple steps.

To check if you require a firmware upgrade for Nokia phones, follow these steps.

Step 1: In your phone type in the following text without the quotes *#0000#and press the dial key, you should see the latest firmware that is installed on the phone.

nokia-firmware-check

Step 2: Go to the Nokia Firmware versions website and enter the model no of the phone as shown below and click on search.

 nokia-current-firmware-version

Step 3: Compare and check if the version on the phone and the version shown by the website is matching, if the website shows a higher version, plugin your phone and upgrade the firmware using Nokia PC suite.

That’s it, you can get to know when to upgrade your Nokia phone with these 3 simple steps.

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  • http://www.talkmobile.co.uk/cheap-mobile-calls.html Cheap Mobile Calls

    Thank you. I didn’t know there was a number to check firmware on my Nokia. I’ll keep mine up to date from now on.

  • http://www.fortheloveofbeads.com/ Abalone Beads

    Very nice information. There a similar function on cingular phones?

  • http://www.livewiretest.com Live Wire

    nokia still makes phones? i cant even think of one they make. all i ever see people with are iphones, blackberries, and palm treos/centros.
    -jack

    • Cathy

      lol nokia phones r everywhere….still Pretty much der!

 
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