View Full Version : Err... what does UIQ stand for?

03-06-2006, 07:28 PM
Super noob question here

What does UIQ stand for? and What its the different between all the symbian's number, such as Sym 60, Sym 70 and Sym 90...

I am lost :confused:

03-06-2006, 09:37 PM
UIQ = User Interface Quartz

My understanding is that Symbian is the underlying OS while UIQ, Series 60/70/90 are the UI on top. UIQ apps won't run on any of the Nokia UIs and vice versa. Not sure between the Nokia ones.

They have source converters though I believe that would recompile code for one platform into the other but these are rumours to me.