Old 06-07-2009, 04:54 PM
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Default BlueTooth Keyboard for OmniaHD

Would mini BT keyboard be compatible with the Samsung OmniaHD? I was just wondering, because I really liked the Nokia N97s sliding QWERTY keyboard, but preferred the OmniaHD overall, despite it's lack of a physical keyboard. Being able to use a mini keyboard via BT would be an added bonus
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Old 06-07-2009, 11:07 PM
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How about asking the carrier that the phone is on for info, or contacting Samsung directly? This way you could give us the 411.
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Old 06-10-2009, 04:15 AM
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The OmniaHD uses Symbian right?

Maybe you could use the Nokia wireless keyboard.

Or, maybe any bluetooth keyboard?
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Old 06-10-2009, 05:10 AM
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I hate to do two posts in a row, but this way is probably best.

First, the OmniaHD is indeed a Symbian based phone. Samsung has their own UI, but the Symbian UI is easy enough to get to.
For those that haven't seen this bad boy this is a good review from one of my old favorite web shows:

Good god does that thing look cool!

Regarding whether a keyboard will work or not. In the above review there is a "Quickoffice" icon. Quickoffice is a program that lets you read office documents, I think it lets you create/edit documents too. Also, as I found out from the links above the "Wireless Keyboard" app is all you need to connect to a bluetooth keyboard on Nokia phones.

Based on the fact that it has Quickoffice and that the Wireless Keyboard app is on so many Nokia phones I bet it's safe to assume that you can use a wireless keyboard.

#9 on this page says that you can use the wireless keyboard application intended for Symbian S60 3rd edition with the 5th edition.

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