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Name: Aakash Ahuja

What is Symbian OS?


Symbianis amobile operating system(OS) andcomputing platformdesigned forsmartphonesand currently maintained byAccenture. The Symbian platform is the successor toSymbian OSand NokiaSeries 60; unlike Symbian OS, which needed an additionaluser interfacesystem, Symbian includes a user interface component based on S60 5th Edition. TheSymbianplatform was created by merging and integrating software assets contributed byNokia,NTT DoCoMo,Sony EricssonandSymbian Ltd.

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From History to Present

EPOC 16
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Nokia Belle (Symbian OS 10.1)

From Past to Present

Symbian OSwas originally developed bySymbian Ltd.[10] It is a descendant ofPsion's EPOC and runs exclusively onARMprocessors, although an unreleasedx86port existed. estimates indicate that the number of mobile devices shipped with the Symbian OS up to the end of Q2 2010 is 385 4/25/12

Some

From Past to Present(EPOC-16)


EPOC16,

originally simply named EPOC, was the operating system developed by Psion in the late 1980s and early 1990s for Psion's "SIBO" (SIxteen Bit Organisers) devices. EPOC16 devices featured an8086-family processor and a16-bitarchitecture. a single-

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From Past to Present(EPOC-32)


The

first version of EPOC32, Release 1 appeared on the PsionSeries 5ROM v1.0 in 1997. was written in C++ from a new codebase with 4/25/12 development

EPOC32

From Past to Present(Symbian OS 6)


As

of Release 6, EPOC became known simply as Symbian OS. first 'open' Symbian OS phone, theNokia 9210Communicat or, was released in June 2001.
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The

Nokia 7650

From Past to Present(Symbian OS 7.0 and 7.0s)


First This

shipped in 2003. is an important Symbian release which appeared with all contemporary user interfaces 4/25/12 includingUIQ,

From Past to Present(Symbian OS 8 and 8.1) First shipped in


2004
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of its advantages would have been a choice of two different kernels (EKA1 or EKA2) kernels 4/25/12

The

From Past to Present(Symbian OS

9/9.1/9.2/9.3/9.4)

The OS that changed 4/25/12 everything

From Past to Present(Symbian OS

9/9.1/9.2/9.3/9.4) Released early 2005


It

includes many new security related features, including platform security module facilitating mandatory code signing. was introduced for the user

Multi-tasking S60

platform3rd Edition 4/25/12 phones have Symbian OS 9.1

Symbian^3 (Symbian OS 9.5) and Symbian Anna


Symbian^3 is a big improvement overprevious S60 5th Edition and features single touch menus in the user interface, as well as new 4/25/12

Symbi an ^3

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Thank You!

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