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nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

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etthealien
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nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

I have a nokia asha 200 and its an awesome phone, love it! But sadly it can play vbags[gba](game boy advance emulator) I found online and I have been trying to find a GBA emulator for my phone. Does anybody knows where I can find1 that nokia asha 200 can support? Thanks in advance:smileyhappy:

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Puigchild
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

Hi etthealien,

 

Thank you for your post and welcome to the forums!

 

It seems that VBAG is only available for Series 60 phones and because of that will not install on your Asha 200, which is Series 40. As the application is a video game emulator, thus making it's legality debatable, it is not something that can be promoted or downloaded on Nokia Store.

 

The likely reason for the lack of Series 40 version is that the application requires quite a lot of processing power and even on Series 60 phones the it reportedly can run only 5 frames per second.

 

Hope this helps,

 

Puigchild

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etthealien
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

hello puigchild, Is there any emulators for s40 phones? i tried gooogling but i could not find any. Thanks
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classic_sis
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

@etthealien

For Nintendo and Gamboy Color, available. But, for GBA, SNES or SEGA I'm not sure, most of them use Symbian OS or Android.
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etthealien
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

@ classic_sis Oic looks like we have to wait until somebody releases a program or software for S40 devices to play gba games/roms
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classic_sis
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

@ethealien

Yes, but it seems very hard. Non OS phones have limited capability in applications and developers maybe prefer to develop applications for OS phones. If you would like to instal Vbag, you should buy Nokia Symbian phones or Google from OS (it's better for Vbag).

Thank you for your reply.
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Debojyoti
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nokia asha 200 Which Series Phone?

plz tell me the exsact series of the nokia asha 200.

Series 40 DP2
series 40 DP3
Series 40 E2
series 40 E3  exsactly which series phone?

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etthealien
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Re: nokia asha 200 Which Series Phone?

how do you check what series is it? sorry i am too busy lately, i have my GCE O levels examination. I am busy studying for it. so i did not google, how to check. 

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Pfrancoise
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Re: nokia asha 200 Which Series Phone?

Hi etthealien,

 

Your Nokia Asha 200 is a S40 6th Edition.

 

Pfrancoise.

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etthealien
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Re: nokia asha 200 Which Series Phone?

Hi Pfrancoise,

 

Thank you for telling.

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etthealien
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Re: nokia asha 200 Which Series Phone?

hello Debojyoti

 

So why do i need to you what series my phone is? 

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adrianhughes
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Re: nokia asha 200 Which Series Phone?

Hi Etthealien,

 

Please re-read the answers to your posts on this thread. They have already explained that the app you wish to have is not compatible with your phone, and are simply explaining that the app runs on a different platform (Series60), which your phone does not run on.

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TheKid4life
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

i have a nokia asha 302 can any of the vbag versions work on my phone ??? Thx in advance for all answers.
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classic_sis
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

@TheKid4life

No, it doesn't. Vbag is available only for Symbian or Android or maybe other operating system.
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TheKid4life
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Re: nokia asha 200 support vbag? Help please

@classic_sis

thanx for the info do u happen to u know any other game emulators i can use for my S40 ??