Nokia Ovi Store is the official multimedia downloads market place for contents for Nokia phones. At the Nokia Ovi Store, you can download, mobile games, videos, ringtones, themes, apps, and audio to Nokia mobile phones. Once Ovi store software is loaded to a compatible Nokia mobile phone, the user will be enabled to download content online with the Nokia mobile phone. Latest Nokia GPRS, EDGE, 3G, and 3.5G mobile phones running the Symbian S60 OS or Series 40 operating system come with Nokia Ovi store software preloaded.
Nokia Ovi Store is one of a number of services to improve the user experience of Nokia mobile phones. Some other Nokia services for mobile include Nokia PC Suite, Nokia Ovi Suite, Nokia Ovi Maps, Ovi Mail, Ovi Files, Ovi Share, Nokia Music Store, etc. Nokia Ovi Suite allows you to seamlessly share and organise contents between your Nokia mobile phone and your computer. Nokia Ovi Suite will replace Nokia PC Suite.
Some contents on Nokia Ovi Store are free, while others require payment using debit/credit cards. There are a number of free games to checkout at the Ovi Store like the Bruce Lee – Iron Fist, Crash Test Dummies, High Speed 3D, and Ovi Maps Racing. At the Nokia Ovi Store, you will also find apps for antivirus, social networking, entertainment, news, navigation, etc.
Nokia Ovi store is an online market place where Owners of compatible Nokia mobile phones can download free or buy multimedia contents like games, themes, video, ringtones, animations, maps, wallpapers, widgets, and so on for their Nokia mobile phones. Nokia Ovi Store can also be accessed with a computer connected to the internet.
Point your browser to store.ovi.com to Access Nokia Ovi Store.
Nokia N97, Nokia N97 mini, Nokia 5130 Xpressmusic, and all new Nokia phones with internet capability now come with Ovi Store pre-installed. All future Nokia mobile phones running the Symbian S60 or Series 40 will be preloaded with Nokia Ovi store app. You can also install Ovi store for existing Nokia phones running Symbian S60 and Series 40 OS.
The fastest way to access Ovi store with your mobile phone is through, the pre-loaded Nokia Ovi Store application. Although you can still access through a browser, but this will be slower than when using the Nokia Ovi store app. Loading the latest Nokia Ovi Store software to phone to improve performance. Nokia Ovi Store will display only contents that are compatible with your mobile phone.
You can access the Nokia Ovi Store via a computer. However, content is not downloaded to the computer. A Link is sent through an SMS to your mobile phone from where you can download to your phone. When accessing the Nokia Ovi Store via a computer, ensure you select the phone you wish to download contents for. Once you do this, the Nokia Ovi Store will only display contents compatible with your chosen phone.
To access Nokia Ovi Store on your computer, you will require a Nokia account, that will enable you to log in to the Nokia Ovi Store. This makes you access the Nokia Ovi Store personalised, as you enjoy the same experience on Ovi Store whether on your computer or on the mobile phone.
Some mobile phones compatible with Nokia Ovi Store include Nokia N81, N91, N95, N97, N97 mini, Nokia 5130 Xpressmusic, Nokia 6500 slide/classic, Nokia 5700 XpressMusic, Nokia 5230, Nokia X2 Touch and Type.
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