Alleged Windows Phone 8 GDR3 feature list leaked out
0. phoneArena 09 Aug 2013, 10:03 posted on
A reddit post from earlier today from redditor I_SH*T_KARMA has shed some light on some of the new features that are to come with GDR3 for Windows Phone 8 users...
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53. luxzy801 (Posts: 136; Member since: 16 Jun 2010)
Yo Microsoft; until you bring back file explorer, you are never gonna see me with a Windows Phone!!!
Sorry, just wanted to let that out!!!
57. veeaa (Posts: 2; Member since: 10 Aug 2013)
Fine, I changed from symbian N8 to Lumia 925 week ago and hope WP will go back to basies first:
- Ring volume: when I f.ex play Angru Birds and put volume zero. Same time I put incoming ring volume zero - you have to guide volume control all the time because ring volume and normal volume control are connected
- I can't put bluetooh, wifi etc. on/off with one tap like in Symbian
- If I try to find f.ex address of some company via internet. In Symbian I could tap the phone number in homepage of that company (fixed phone, mobile phone number in differed form) and phone ask shall I call, yes. In WP I have to paint the number tap it in clipbard, open phone solution, paste that number to that then I can call
etc, etc many other little things
I don´t even know how those things work in IOS or Android, but those three little exambles are so stubid and bad programming, that I have to think if I take my symbian phone back, if I only get 925 with Symbian....
63. Credo (Posts: 695; Member since: 19 Apr 2012)
Please download 'connection tiles', it is a very usefull shortcut app for Wifi Bluetooth etc ... Enjoy !
66. 7thspaceman (Posts: 1099; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)
The Windows 8.1 blue updates for Windows smart phones will give Windows 8 smart phones a Notification center plus better multitasking ect
67. timezone (Posts: 80; Member since: 16 Jun 2013)
The joke is people here don't understand software development and the amazing work Microsoft is doing. Stay with your cluttered icons and for iPhone users the lack of a back button. Ha, you all say where is the notification center but the iPhone doesn't even have a basic feature like the back button. Wd all know the "Blue" update will have a notification feature.
68. W.P._Android_in_that_Order (Posts: 206; Member since: 15 Feb 2012)
Ability to actually close the apps via multi tasking?
Yes please!!! About time... my second least favorite thing about windows phone after the lack of apps.