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So there I was, thinking how to get my hands on the N950 some time ago... but then I thought: How will other people will get the N950? Everyone should be able to get the N950...!

All this thinking have made me do something about this problem. A little "case-mod" can do miracles

I bought a cheap iPhone bluetooth slide-case, and a cheap N9 case on eBay.

I unscrewed the case to get rid of the iPhone case, to just have the bluetooth keyboard with the slider.

Then, I just made holes in the cheap N9-case and screwed the slider on it.

Turn on the device, pair them and the result: N9 with a keyboard!

The only drawback is that there is no Ctrl button. I hope someone can help on this project to add a ctrl key for this bluetooth keyboard. There is a "menu" button which doesn't do anything on the N9... Maybe we can bind this key to act as a Ctrl key?

I made some pictures on how I did this, I'll upload them today to share this idea with everybody.

Bluetooth Keyboard:

N9 hardcase:


Here are the pictures and the YouTube video:

Picture 1:
The bluetooth keyboard itself in it's original state

Picture 2:
Remove the sticker from the case to get to the screws

Picture 3:

Picture 4:
Unscrew the screws

Picture 5:

Picture 6:

Picture 7:
Makes holes on top of the N9 case and place it on the bluetooth keyboard and screw the screws back

Picture 8:
Place the sticker back on top of the N9 case to prevent scratches on your N9

Picture 9:
Result! (This is an early build, that's why it's not perfectly centered in the middel)
Please donate if you think I'm doing a good job.

Last edited by HtheB; 2012-05-02 at 22:27.

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i would love to see the pictures
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Eagerly awaiting pics
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This sounds cool, I'm looking forward to pics and links to what you bought to make this work.
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this i want to see
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Which keyboard? Does it at least have ESC for vi?
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Originally Posted by Arie View Post
This sounds cool, I'm looking forward to pics and links to what you bought to make this work.

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were is the pictures :O
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Pics or it didn't happen!

hehe, just kidding, like everyone else would love to see some photos though.

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