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Windows Phone 8 constant Wi-Fi connectivity coming to HTC 8S first

0. phoneArena 06 Dec 2012, 19:39 posted on

One of the “power saving” features of Windows Phone is that it turns off Wi-Fi connectivity when the device locks or goes to sleep...

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posted on 06 Dec 2012, 19:55 4

1. SemperFiV12 (Posts: 690; Member since: 09 Nov 2010)


Well I guess people can relax a bit now... Was a non issue for me, but could definitely see how it would bother other.

posted on 06 Dec 2012, 20:22 4

5. Nadr1212 (Posts: 741; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


Another reason to buy a WP device, constant wifi Connectivity

posted on 06 Dec 2012, 20:04 3

2. phil2n (Posts: 466; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)


good update

posted on 06 Dec 2012, 20:08 1

3. redmd (Posts: 867; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)


this also means that they simply made a mistake in WP 7.

posted on 06 Dec 2012, 20:08 2

4. Jasonhunterx (Posts: 110; Member since: 20 Jul 2011)


This is just ridiculous not to have this feature come on just another reason why I don't consider a WP8 device

posted on 06 Dec 2012, 21:56 1

6. MC1123 (Posts: 1236; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


nokia should be the first one...due to the fact that they help making WP8...

and i like 620 more than this crap!

posted on 06 Dec 2012, 22:16 2

7. chethan316 (Posts: 28; Member since: 07 Nov 2010)


This is one of the annoying features of WP7. I own a Samsung Focus and this has made my life horrible since the day I got it. Take a hint Microsoft, just fancy live tiles don't make a good OS. Glad to see this being changed, it would be even great if Microsoft bundled this with the WP7.8 update for legacy smartphone owners.

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