Nokia's Israeli distributor first Nokia related person to confirm Windows Phone 8 launch
0. phoneArena 16 May 2012, 20:17 posted on
No person or company with a direct link to Nokia has ever mentioned anything about Windows Phone 8, that is until now when the Finnish manufacturer's Israeli distributor confirmed that the Apollo update to Windows Phone will be out by the end of this year...
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1. Dr_fajardo (Posts: 32; Member since: 29 Apr 2012)
mmm im going to keep my lumia 900 even if the prodigy has the pureview.... naaa...PRODIGY!!
3. Hemlocke (unregistered)
WP 8 will have provisions for better hardware, but it will be almost as stunted as 7/7.5, unless Microsoft wants to court fragmentation, as well.
5. snowgator (Posts: 3340; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)
The Late Autumn, early Winter time frame seems very likely at this point from this and a dozen other stories. I know there is a late June, invintation only Microsoft event.. Wonder if that is the Windows Phone 8 official announcement party?
6. bobfreking55 (Posts: 866; Member since: 15 Jul 2011)
Windows Phone 8 Nokia, iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S III --- decisions decisions...
7. RazaAsad (Posts: 100; Member since: 24 Nov 2011)
I am waiting since WP 8 is announced. I will buy if its up to my expectations otherwise will go for Android. By the way I am buying my wife Nokia Pureview 808 as soon as available. I do not think I will be buying an iphone because that doesn't offer some of the features I need from a Mobile phone.
13. bobfreking55 (Posts: 866; Member since: 15 Jul 2011)
the Galaxy S III is the phone I just fell in love with...
I have never owned an iOS device, but I played with many so I'm considering the iPhone 5, since the display will be larger and new design and it usually equals the best.
As of WP8, I'm also giving it a chance. I like the Metro, but still lacks a lot, and I mean ALOT of features - so I'm counting on the prodigy.
If both disappoints me, SGS3 for me.
8. Mube1 (Posts: 153; Member since: 22 Sep 2011)
In terms of design htc one x,in term of h/w galaxy s3,in term of craze s/w iphone,in term of pc like os its window ph
10. APPLE_R0YALLY (banned) (Posts: 73; Member since: 08 May 2012)
WE™ are liking the specs and hard wares.....!?
11. Credo (Posts: 701; Member since: 19 Apr 2012)
Nokia is going to give us the update to WP8, i'm sure of that, both microsoft and nokia are not stupid, microsoft also make it possible to update Windows 7 (desktop) to Windows 8 (desktop), and it is a different kernel, so why would microsoft be so stupid to give not a update for Windows Phone 7.5 to Windows Phone 8 :) think about that, we will all get it