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Windows Phone 7

Posted in Windows Phone by Tony C on October 14, 2010

WP7 its hereOn Monday the 11th Microsoft launched Windows Phone 7 at the Institute of Contemporary Arts which initially in the UK will find it’s way onto a range of six handsets from four different manufacturers.  I spend sometime with the new OS and it’s frankly brilliant and deliberate step away from the usual ‘device as app launcher’ UI and includes ‘hubs’ for Exchange, SharePoint, Xbox Live, Zune and Facebook amongst other things; and this time around Microsoft have retained control of the hardware specification allowing for easier updating and a more predictable experience across the range

WP7 HTC 7 Mozart WP7 HTC HD7 WP7 HTC 7 Trophy WP7 Samsung Omnia 7 WP7 LG Optimus WP7 Dell Venue Pro
HTC 7 Mozart HTC 7 Trophy HTC HD7 Samsung Omnia 7 LG Optimus 7 Dell Venue Pro

Orange

Vodafone

O2

Orange,
T-Mobile & Three

Vodafone

Distribution

winphonefryEven Stephen Fry, well know for his love of all things Cupertino, is a fan and as he says in this video he wasn’t paid.  It seems Techcrunch and Wired are impressed too.  I talk some more about Windows Phone 7 when I get one of my own which should be about….now.

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