Giant Windows Phone display taking a trip to Paris

Giant Windows Phone display taking a trip to Paris
Have you ever lay awake at night and wondered, "What ever happened to the giant Windows Phone that Microsoft erected in New York City?" Rumor has it; the marketing monstrosity is making its way across the pond and heading to Paris.

Smartphune.fr is reporting that the display will be constructed at the intersection of Champs-Elysées and Avenue Dutuit and will be on display from December 9th through the 18th. It is also rumored that there will be a Zune Santa Clause playlist and kids (and adults) can send their Christmas wishes to Santa via email and text message.

When speaking about this coming holiday season, Greg Olivier, the Director of Marketing and Consumer Communications at Microsoft, said, “In this holiday season, we wanted to allow the public to discover the new features offered by Windows Phone 7.5 in offering an original and creative, with an iconic character."

source: Smartphune.fr via WPCentral

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11 Comments

1. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

oh mon dieu microsoft

3. ThisIsaPOS

Posts: 10; Member since: Nov 28, 2011

WTF????

4. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

haha if u wernt to busy spamming with lag comments u wud take a sec to realize that is french because this is about paris... and i think this is a little extravagant of microsoft hence oh my god...

5. Penny

Posts: 1847; Member since: Feb 04, 2011

The Galaxy Nexus is so big that they could just use the retail version! (JK, could not resist)

6. jtech

Posts: 101; Member since: Jul 14, 2011

But android is inferior compared to the superior windows phone. Why would anyone want a giant galagxy lagxus lagdriod?

7. Time2ButtIN

Posts: 12; Member since: Nov 28, 2011

yeah imagine the "LAGS" on the nexus especially if they demo it going online

8. Ocean02

Posts: 28; Member since: Nov 17, 2011

Simply Wow! microsoft O_o Giant windows phone now invading paris x_x Who will be next?

11. hepresearch unregistered

... my hand?

9. tacohunter

Posts: 408; Member since: Nov 06, 2011

Marketing. Great giant marketing.

10. SemperFiV12

Posts: 949; Member since: Nov 09, 2010

I thought the event in NY was a big success... encore anyone?

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