Delight CFW v1.1 for the Nokia 500

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Delight custom firmware continues its evolution even on the most budget of Symbian smartphones. Below are details of the latest version of this popular alternative to stock firmware for the humble Nokia 500.

SMS ThemerDelight should be familar to most AAS readers by now. Here's the changelog for Delight CFW v1.1 (over and above the previously reported v1.0):

C: after flash ~ 160mb

RAM: ~ 100mb

- increased maximum MMS size
- profile symbols
- X-Plore more rights mod

- SMS Themer app (Delight exclusive, shown right)
- added Transbelle Lighthouse Theme (z:/)
- added Unit converter app from s60v5
- added Gps Info app from s60v5

- updated menumatrix to show Unit converter in Organiser / GPS Info in Navigation
- Updated to latest MiniCMD version
- removed some double files, entries and unneeded folders
- fixed SMS bug of Delight App skin location changer
- fixed semi-transparent favourite contacts widget
- deleted Weather widget and all resources
- Email widget Delight style
- Email widget Delight style font white
- Note widget Delight style font white
- fixed first boot screen

- updated Delight App to 1.2.2
- updated Delight Theme

- updated and fixed, thanks to Allstar12345

In effect, this Delight release mirrors those recently for the more powerful N8 and C7

See the full Delight 1.1 contents for the Nokia 500 here, including language plug-ins/variants. And see the excellent (generic) installation guide.

The Nokia 500 was a budget Symbian Anna/Belle device that I reviewed here back in the day.

Nokia 500

Source / Credit: N8 Delight