Named as MeeGo PR 1.1 (version 20.2011.40-4), the update brings an improved standby screen together with several features for Nokia N9 including support for Chinese language, more powerful multitasking (thanks to the platform’s memory handling), much faster synchronization of Mail for Exchange, noise cancellation for better voice call experience, ability to close all opened apps just by Swiping down, the addition of extra photo filters, and etc. Nokia says with the new standby screen, the sceen “will show you more of what’s important to you, such as charging and calendar notifications. Music controls have been added to the lock screen, making it easier to control what’s being played without having to navigate to the music player.”
MeeGo PR 1.1 is available as an OTA update with an estimated size of more or less 220MB, although availability will vary based on country and carrier around the globe.
Just in case you missed it, the Nokia N9 will retail here in the Philippines at Php 24,990 and Php 29,450 for the 16GB and 64GB variants, respectively. The handset will also be available through SMART’s All-In-Plan 3500.