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4xxx[edit]

Why there aren't any 4xxx phones?81.196.247.155 08:58, 7 December 2006 (UTC)

Nokia hasn't produced any. Wibbble 22:41, 8 December 2006 (UTC)

Template title[edit]

Now that the N800 (not a phone) is included as part of Nokia's Nseries[1], the title doesn't seem to work so well. 'Nokia devices'? 'Nokia wireless devices'? 'Nokia phones and other devices'? I can't think of anything better, but it does seem a little wrong currently. Hypnotist uk 23:12, 6 February 2007 (UTC)

I tried changing it to "Nokia devices", but TigerK 69 (talk · contribs) reverted that change with no comment. Thoughts? Note that perhaps the change needs to happen in the template name as well, though that would prove more disruptive. --Josh Triplett 10:45, 15 February 2007 (UTC)
I'd prefer that, personally. I see Silpol (talk · contribs) has deleted the tablets, but these ARE Nseries devices and so I believe they should be there. I'd be happier with "Nokia devices" unless there's a compelling reason to keep it as phones. Hypnotist uk 13:43, 21 February 2007 (UTC)

E series, N series[edit]

We should add phones from E and N series (E50, E51, E61, N70, N80, N90, N91)..

anybody against it? —The preceding unsigned comment was added by Sedimin (talkcontribs) 08:02, 13 February 2007 (UTC).

Erm, looking at the history, they were already there before the 13th Feb. Are there some missing? Hypnotist uk 13:50, 21 February 2007 (UTC)

N800[edit]

Back and forth it goes. The N800 is part of the Nseries. I believe it should go under Nseries to show Nokia's strategy, rather than with the 770. It seems other people disagree a) whether it should be here at all and b) whether it should be listed as part of the Nseries. Rather than keep reverting to my belief it'd be nice to get some consensus on the talk page... Hypnotist uk 11:46, 7 March 2007 (UTC)

The N800 is on http://www.nseries.com/index.html while the 770 isn't. It's part of the Nseries range, although it's not a cellular terminal. (It is VoIP-capable, so it's technically a 'phone', if you like.) Wibbble 23:04, 7 March 2007 (UTC)
Indeed so, but people keep moving/deleting the N800 (and the 770). If there's no further discussion, we can move the N800 back to the Nseries line in a few days. Hypnotist uk 23:14, 7 March 2007 (UTC)
Those people (probably) have some more clue about past, current and future of Nokia tablet(s), hence they tend to bring more clarity, in form of making both 770 and N800 not-another-phone things (which is true-in-last-instance, actually, do you like it or not). Pity that clarity is lesser priority vs. one's necessity to categorize über alles silpol 15:04, 23 March 2007 (UTC)
Maybe they do have more clue, maybe they don't. IF the 770 and N800 belong on this list, then they should be under the 'line' they're sold under - that is IMHO: Nseries for N800, and other for 770. It's Nokia categorising the N800 as an Nseries device - take up issues of brand clarity with Espoo. I'd be happy with the template saying "N800 internet tablet" under Nseries though.
Do I believe the tablets belong on this template? Yes, though I'm uneasy about it being called 'Nokia phones' (as I've already said). I believe it's less clear to the reader if we leave them out. Hypnotist uk 03:25, 25 March 2007 (UTC)
silpol: I think you should read over WP:CIVIL and keep that in mind when commenting on talk pages in future. Wibbble 12:30, 25 March 2007 (UTC)

And now someone thinks it should go at the end of the Nseries list rather than in numerical order. I've no opinion about what's right here, but I do think it looked tidier coming after N80. Hypnotist uk 00:59, 15 March 2007 (UTC)

shouldnt there be articles for ALL the nokia phones?[edit]

it doednt look very good with all those links that lead nowhere..... shouldnt someone add articles for the ones with no article allready? - kozmic|sk8r 03:43, 14 April 2007 (UTC)

Series 40/60/80/90[edit]

Shouldn't there be entries in this box for Nokia Nokia Series 40, Series 60, Series 80 and Series 90, either on a separate row (e.g 'Platforms') or under 'other'? The Seventh Taylor 15:55, 30 August 2007 (UTC)

Considering S40/60/80/90 aren't actual products but merely platforms I've created a separate template instead: Template:Nokia platforms The Seventh Taylor 23:42, 1 September 2007 (UTC)

But if we include Symbian, Maemo, and MeeGo, it would be appropriate to add a section for Nokia-supported operating systems.

68xx[edit]

6800, 6810, 6820 and 6822 all link to 68xx series. Why have separate links for all of them? Spiby 15:50, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

Update[edit]

Please update new series Nokia Supernova. 203.210.153.35 (talk) 02:24, 2 July 2008 (UTC)

N900[edit]

The discussion was already started with the N800, but the N900 definitely is more than just an internet tablet. I suggest to keep the template as 'Nokia phones', change the name of the section 'internet tablets' into 'other' and transfer the N800 and N900 to the N-Series section. Other solutions are also wanted.--azior (talk) 08:21, 1 September 2009 (UTC)

Split[edit]

Can't we just split this template into current (Lumia, Asha) lineup and older series? It's unnecessarily long. --Lprd2007 (talk) 05:18, 30 September 2012 (UTC)

Include Vertu phones?[edit]

Virtu was a nokia division until late last year. Shouldn't their fones be included in this table? 46.115.66.30 (talk) 08:06, 12 February 2013 (UTC)

Redlinks[edit]

For much of the history of this template, models with no articles yet are still linked despite redlinks. The point is that without redlinks it's impossible to tell automatically if an article on a product exists or not. This reduces the amount of time one would have to check manually if an article on a model exists, and removes the burden of having to update the template, given that navigation templates are not updated that often anyway. The other point is that redlinks in this template are in a minority. -Mardus (talk) 00:51, 17 September 2013 (UTC)