Nokia N9 PR 1.2 update shown on video

Jan 30, 2012

Nokia N9, the Meego running smartphone from Nokia is all set to receive its second software update. Dubbed PR 1.2, it brings a lot of much needed features, as well as some new ones. Some of the known updates this release will bring are

  • New languages
    • Persian
    • Hebrew
    • Kazakh
    • Thai
    • Vietnamese
  • Software update notifications for content in Nokia Store
  • Face recognition for gallery and face tags for Facebook
  • Support for folders in the application view
  • Mail for Exchange global address book lookup
  • Mail thread support in the Email client
  • Extended copy-paste support
  • Media sharing with DLNA compatible devices
  • Improved browser history view
  • Compass support in Maps
  • QtWebKit update to version 2.2
  • New font taken into use
  • Front camera support
  • Video editing support in the Gallery application

Currently a beta version of the update has been seeded to developers carrying the N950, which is a developer version of N9. The video below details the PR 1.2 update in detail. It's in German but you still get a very good idea of what to expect.