If you are new to the symbian world and wondering what apps you should install on your new nokia touch phone. Then here is a list of apps to get you started with. These are my list of top 10 very useful nokia apps. If some apps doesn't install and gives you error then follow this guide here (only follow the part where the file is edited with notepad++.) and in case it is an unsigned file then you need to sign it first.
1. Opera mini - Although nokia comes with a browser but the default browser isn't good enough. It hogs up more system memory plus its way too slow. So select the version for you mobile and install opera mini from here.
2. Battery Monitor - This is a very useful software. It tells you how long you mobile's battery backup going to last. It is very detailed and has a very high precision.
3. Ram Blower - One of the best applications to free memory of your mobile. After every opening and closing of an application, it leaves some footprint on your mobile ram. Plus there are many background applications which continues to run even after closing. Ram blower helps you stop those apps and clean the garbage and free your memory. It also displays the number of applications that are running and the amount of ram consumed by them. Click here to download.
4. PDF Reader - Here is a free pdf reader for your nokia mobile. It lets you view pdf files directly on your mobile and also allows full screen mode view.
5. Netqin Mobile Guard - It is a must have app. It comes with loads of features. It provides features like boot acceleration, Mobile number blacklist (which lets you blacklist calls and messages from certain numbers), manage internet usage with monthly limits, a connection log, and even a real-time traffic bar.
6. Nimbuzz - Nimbuzz lets you make free calls and send messages to your friends. It has everything you need to communicate for free. It is a multi-messenger which lets you connect, chat and share with friends. The networks supported by nimbuzz are Facebook, Yahoo! Messenger, GoogleTalk, MSN Messenger,AIM, MySpace, Hyves.
7. NetQin Antivirus - Install NetQin Mobile Anti-virus to keep yourself protected from viruses, malicious files etc. It also comes with an overall security review, boot accelerator and application manager. Click here to download.
8. Google Maps - Its a very useful app. It gives you your location information, gives you the direction to wherever you want to go and also gives you the best path to reach there. With it you can also find the information about stores and its locations and contact details. It is one of my all time favorite application.
9. Advanced Battery Saver - This is another must have apps for every nokia user. It greatly boosts your battery backup. It increases your battery backup by 20-30%. You can choose one of the predefined profiles or you can customize one according to your need and accordingly it will extend your battery backup period.
10. Mobi Xplorer - Mobi Xplorer is a file manager. It gives you a detailed view and shows those files which aren't displayed by the default nokia file manager. Apart from these it also comes with a mobile snapshot and process manager feature. Just install it and be amazed.