10.4.9 Brings Additional Phone Support

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    MacUser notes that the 10.4.9 update has brought additional phone support to Apple's iSync.

    According to the site, the following devices have been added to the official device list:

    * Motorola K1 Bluetooth + USB
    * Motorola K1m Bluetooth + USB
    * Motorola V3m Bluetooth + USB
    * Motorola L2 Bluetooth + USB
    * Samsung D600 Bluetooth
    * Samsung D900 Bluetooth
    * Nokia N80 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia E61 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia E62 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia N71 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia N72 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia N73 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia N91 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia N93 Bluetooth + USB
    * Nokia 6102 Bluetooth
    * Nokia 6103 Bluetooth
    * Nokia 6131 Bluetooth + USB
    * Sony Ericsson K610i Bluetooth + USB
    * Sony Ericsson K790i Bluetooth + USB
    * Sony Ericsson K800i Bluetooth + USB
    * Sony Ericsson Z525a Bluetooth + USB
     
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    no sidekick 3 yet then...
     
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    YES!
     
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    No Vertu phones:mad:
     
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    Other Phones

    For users of additional phones, people might be interested in this.
     
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    It seems that people who choose non-Apple phones will not be left out in the cold :)
     
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    Nokia N80. About flippin' time. :eek:

    SL
     
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    It always seem to be the minute that Apple get around to adding support for the phone I currently have, I'm about to upgrade to the newer model. :rolleyes:

    Ah well, there are some good scripts out there for SE phones, so all's not entirely lost!
     
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    Huh, the OP list includes the SE k70i, but I use a K790a....wonder if it'll work anyway; I'll have to try over the weekend...
     
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    Hi all, i tried to browse a nokia N 70 phone with the usb cable attached, until now i was unable to browse the device or it would even crash my macbook if i tried to open the device, is that now supported to ?
     
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    I've employed a variety of hacks to iSync my Nokia N80 since I bought it in May 2006. Almost a year later, I finally get official support... though recently I upgraded to a Nokia E61, also supported!

    Wouldn't it be sensible for Apple and/or cellphone manufacturers to release decent iSync plugins for their phones whenever new ones are released? I'm betting that if I run out and buy a Nokia N95 when it is finally released in a few weeks it won't be supported on iSync by neither Apple nor Nokia... but within hours the correct script will turn up on the Internet, heroically cludged together with virtually no tools and no quality control, released "as is" to glue the two halves of my technological crown together.

    I truly respect these people, but their enormous efforts shouldn't be necessary. If it takes a motivated reverse-engineer less than a day to get iSync and a swanky new model of cellphone talking and syncing, it certainly wouldn't absorb any noticeable resources inside a major telecoms multinational.

    Why don't companies just do it themselves, and avoid the angst and embarrassment?
     
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    Additional phones

    If you were disappointed to find that your shiny new Sony Ericsson phone wasn't included this time, this might make you happy!

    iSync 2.3 and 2.4 Phone Plugins for the following new SE phones are available here:

    Sony Ericsson K320
    Sony Ericsson K510
    Sony Ericsson K550
    Sony Ericsson K618
    Sony Ericsson K810
    Sony Ericsson W300
    Sony Ericsson W610
    Sony Ericsson W700
    Sony Ericsson W710
    Sony Ericsson W850
    Sony Ericsson W880
    Sony Ericsson Z610
    Sony Ericsson Z550
    Sony Ericsson Z710
    Sony Ericsson Z558
    Sony Ericsson V630

    http://mobile.feisar.com/plugins.html

    These plugins are actually being demonstrated by Sony Ericsson themselves on their stand at the CeBIT 2007 techno-fair.
     
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    Samsung D600, D900, no X820:(
     
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    took your time

    aaaaah the phones of yesterday...brings back memories
     
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    Weren't all of these unofficially supported already? I've had my N80 syncing all the time by only making one tiny edit to a plist file.
     
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    This is not really 'news'... it even has this list on the isync site. Oh well. No good rumours I guess...

    It'll be a nice day when they get a phone from Sharp supported. No biggy. :D
     
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    No SonyEricsson P990i

    This suck!!!
     
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    There's a guy here that sells that kind of thing .... :rolleyes:

    Anyway,we're all just waiting for iphone now, aren't we? :eek:

    I dunno... at first, I was really looking forward to it. It's still a year away, here in England. Lame. Good things come to those who wait, I guess. Although I never really wait that long.

    I just got a sharp 903SH, and whilst it doesn't have isync, it does have a 3.2MP camera with 2x optical zoom - and it's 3G, which is great for emails and/or any net usage.:apple:
     
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    I doubt Blackjack will be supported any time soon....:(
     
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    I have a motorola K1m (MotoKRZR) and it doesn't sync with iSync...why is this?
     
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    Still no Samsung Sync (A707) support... Anyone have one of those that they got to work with iSync?
     
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    Motorola v3m?

    I have the Red Motorola RAZR v3m but iSync says my device is not supported. Anyone else find this to be a problem? Or know of a plug in I can download?
     
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    YAY, my V3i works via bluetooth now, it used to crash the phone when i tried to browse it.
     
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    And that is a K1m Krzr phone...SO I'm confused
     
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    same here....but i'm stupid about bluetooth and iSync in general. :rolleyes:

    am i doing something wrong?
     

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