Xeon Belle Refresh v3.5.1 – 111.040.1511 – Custom Firmware Nokia N8 – Download & Flashing Guide

Xeon Belle Refresh Flashing Tutorial Guide for 
Nokia N8

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Xeon 3.5.1 Custom Firmware for Nokia N8
Xeon v3.5.1 – Belle Refresh – CFW for Nokia N8

Xeon Belle Refresh v111.040.1511 Custom firmware for Nokia N8 has been updated to v3.5.1. We had tried XEON Belle Refresh CFW on our Nokia N8 upon user recommendations and its the most enhanced, stable and awesome custom firmware for Nokia N8. Xeon’s CFW has only English and Italian languages. (Italian as default, you can change it into English later on). Detailed change-logs are available after the break. Before you start following this tutorial, we recommend you to have a look at Cfficial Nokia Belle Refresh Change-logs.

Xeon 3.5.1 Custom Firmware for Nokia N8
THIS CUSTOM FIRMWARE IS ONLY FOR NOKIA N8 , DO NOT TRY IT ON ANY OTHER DEVICE OR YOU’LL BRICK IT UP. PLEASE DO NOT ASK WHETHER THIS CUSTOM FIRMWARE WOULD BE AVAILABLE FOR ANY OTHER DEVICE, OTHER THAN NOKIA N8.
Xeon Belle Refresh 3.5.1 for N8 – Change-log – 21/02/2013

-Fix Mod Conversations Style
-Update User Guide ( Xeon Tool )
-Fix toggle widgets style
-Add DomainSrv for RP+
-Update Theme Nokia Evolve S^4
-Update User Guide ( Xeon Tool )
-Update +System+/X-Tool
-New system font
-Added fix Wifi/ Update Calendar
-Added new
-Update 3rd party apps
-Fix CPIX components
-Added Voip/Sip components
-Update Nokia Pt 2.5
-Sound improvements 3.5
-Added new patches for RP+
-Update Menu Layout
-Added new presets for Music Equalizer
-New apps integrated
-Update system plugins
-Integrated QT IAP components
-Other minor fix

 

111.040.1511 – S^4 Xeon 3.4.7 – 23/10/2012
Update Qt WebKit 4.8.2
-Fix +System+ (Rimozione Social)

– New Music player 
– Dolby Digital effects for headphones added
– Belle FP1 Multi Tasking Manager 
– Custom THEME EFFECTS (C:/Animations/Effects)
– Modded Widgets and Clocks
– Hacked – can install all unsigned apps / games / widgets without certificate errors
– Battery and Signals made colorful
– Signals Symbol Changed
– Starting Bootscreen added
– More than 6 homescreens can be added
– Camera Mute Mod added
– Resume downloads from the internet in default web browser
– Vibration on phone lock / unlock removed
– 200MB FREE PHONE MEMORY
– 10 Music Equalizer Settings Added
– All Apps can be renamed
– Cache shifted to E:/
– Downloaded from N8 Fan Club
– Send protected files from default file manager
– Call logs will be saved for 999 days
– Added ROM PATCHER with Lots of Patches

How to Flash Xeon Belle Refresh 111.040.1511 on Nokia N8

YOU CAN ALSO TAKE HELP FROM OUR VIDEO TUTORIAL GUIDE OVER HERE

1. Download & Install Phoenix from here: N8FanClub.com_PSS_2012.04.003.47798.exe
                                                                          N8FanClub.com_PSS_2012.04.003.47798.exe
(Make sure to disable your Anti-virus to avoid Insert Nokia Dongle Error)
Note: This custom firmware package has only English & Italian Languages, if you want to have additional Arabic language in Xeon CFW for Nokia N8, just download the following ROFS2 file and replace it with the ROFS2 firmware file of the above firmware package before proceeding with flashing process. Thanks to Mostafa Abo Elhasan for providing the Arabic ROFS2 for Xeon CFW.

Arabic ROFS2: 
N8FanClub.com_xeon_firmware_arabic_language_RM-596_111.040.1511.rar
N8FanClub.com_xeon_firmware_arabic_language_RM-596_111.040.1511.rar
N8FanClub.com_xeon_firmware_arabic_language_RM-596_111.040.1511.rar

(Note that this firmware is pre-hacked, you are not required to hack / unlock it using Norton Hack)
3. Copy that extracted RM-596 folder in the following folder path:
C:/Program Files/Nokia/Phoenix/Products/RM-596
(If RM-596 folder doesn’t exist, you need to create RM-596 folder yourself and paste the firmware files inside it)
4. Now connect your Nokia N8 in Ovi Suite Mode with USB cable and run Phoenix
5. Goto File and hit Scan Product (wait for some time)
6. Proceed to Flashing and hit Firmware update.
7. Select the firmware product code with three dots (…) (Select: 0599750: euro1_dg_italy) and click OK. (Don’t worry for the product code, it can be any one)
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8. Now hit the options button, just beneath SW Reset button and a window will appear.
– Delete: RM-596_M005.50.emmc.fpsx as show below
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9. Now Click either on Refurbish or Software Reset button (For Windows 8 users only Software Reset  button will function) (Refurbish button will just update the firmware and your installed apps on E: will come back gradually, while software reset won’t bring back the apps, you had to re-install all the apps on E:).

Note: The flashing process would start and might ask you to disconnect USB cable and connect it again and slightly push the power button on N8 to initiate flashing Nokia Belle Refresh Custom Firmware. Flashing would hardly take 3 – 5 minutes on an average PC. Enjoy the Nokia Belle Refresh CFW on your Nokia N8 with all new widgets. (The flashing process is similar for every Nokia Belle Device, however you cannot use firmware of one device on any other device)

Languages in this Firmware:
English and Italian, (Arabic also available by ROFS2 replacement as mentioned above)

Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: I am using another Belle Refresh CFW (111.040.1511), will I have to downgrade first?
A: If you are using another Belle Refresh CFW based on v111.040.1511 (for instance Diamond Belle  Refresh or PVN’s CFW), you won’t be required to downgrade, just flash this firmware. Even if you are using AminKing v11 till now, you can  simply flash it using the flashing method as mentioned above, no downgrade is required.
Q: I  want to return back to Official Nokia Belle Refresh v111.040.1511, what to do?
A: Just download Official Nokia Belle Refresh Firmware v111.040.1511 from NaviFirm and flash it in the same way with Phoenix.
Q: Can I downgrade this firmware? In case I want to return back to Symbian Anna? 
A: Yes you can downgrade using this downgrade tutorial over here.

Q: My Nokia N8 went dead after following this guide, what to do?

A: First of all, don’t worry, try to Flash your Nokia N8 in DEAD USB Mode. It will be fine.
Q: Will updating to this CFW or Downgrading from CFW to PR 1.0 erase my all data from the phone?
A: NO! Your data would remain preserved in E:/ MASS MEMORY, however backup of your important data is always recommended.
Q: My phone doesn’t scan for music / songs after flashing this CFW? 
A: Place all your music files in E:/Music

Q: Where should I place the custom theme effects after flashing this firmware?
A: Extract your custom theme effects in C:/Animations/effects

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