Images from Windows 10 for Phones leak, including Settings page

Images from Windows 10 for Phones leak, including Settings page
From China comes an image that reportedly shows the new Start Screen for Windows 10 for Phone, including a background image and group tile headers. In this example, the headers spell out "start" and "office," respectively. Another image supposedly shows off the Settings page for the next version of Microsoft's mobile OS.

There is some question about the authenticity of the picture, especially since the Xbox tile is supposed to be translucent. A look at the image shows that the tile is about as solid as can be. Still, if this is legit, the translation of the Settings page indicates that users will be able to make changes to the cellular radio to save battery life.

Microsoft is holding an event on January 21st at which time it is expected to unveil Windows 10 for Phones. The event will take place in Redmond, and of course you can find out all about the announcement right here.


source: Weibo via WMPoweruser

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58 Comments

1. vishalvenky

Posts: 79; Member since: Feb 12, 2012

full scaled wallpaper just like windows 8.1 (PC). finally the settings issue sorted. lets c what Microsoft shows us at jan 21st.. Waiting..!

44. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

you will know it within 4 days, reason will be leaks.

47. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

did you just enter a coding joke with C, or just lazy see shorthand...

2. Kishin

Posts: 706; Member since: May 30, 2013

Very interested now.

4. clevername

Posts: 1436; Member since: Jul 11, 2008

Ummm... I don't see anything different from windows phone 8.1. I can do the same with my device.

16. GenericFanboy

Posts: 50; Member since: Sep 05, 2014

If you looked hard enough you could tell those were photoshoped.

52. FerneyZan

Posts: 114; Member since: Jul 21, 2010

The new pictures on the post, don't really even come close to the pictures in your link.. If I had the options, I would go with a Win 10 that looks like they do in your pictures.

5. Cyagocaliz unregistered

looks messy... and that's why I hate Windows Phone!

6. DogeShibe

Posts: 1121; Member since: Jan 10, 2014

Looks messy because it's chinese. And this is not confirmed officially. So just a rumour. Chill :)

8. Tritinum

Posts: 471; Member since: May 06, 2014

dude you sound very racist in your comment :|

11. hurrycanger

Posts: 1761; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

Let's not look at his comment that way. What he probly meant is that Chinese texts can appear messy to some non-Chinese readers, and that one is quite true.

12. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

No but he could have talk about the font not the fact that its chines,

17. DogeShibe

Posts: 1121; Member since: Jan 10, 2014

I was talking about fonts. Isn't it obvious? Not just chinese ; anything that's not English and my native language is messy to me :/

18. androiphone20

Posts: 1654; Member since: Jul 10, 2013

If it was "obvious" then he wouldn't have seen it that way. Like he said, why not say the font is messy then, (its easy to be a jerk?)

19. DogeShibe

Posts: 1121; Member since: Jan 10, 2014

I think its obvious because there are only 3 photos with Chinese fonts. Now lets stop the statement l argument.

45. Neo_Huang

Posts: 1067; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

You should have said "in Chinese" to specify that you were talking about the language and not the country.

46. DogeShibe

Posts: 1121; Member since: Jan 10, 2014

I hereby apologise everyone for sounding racist. I meant ' Chinese font ' in my original post.

51. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

DogeShibe... I often find people have very little to do with their lives. Thank-you for clarifying what you said. The Politically Correct Grammer Patrol can now move on to making sure other obvious references are punished.

20. fanboy1974

Posts: 1345; Member since: Nov 12, 2011

I didn't see that as racist. I knew exactly what he meant. My wife is Asian and I find some of the foods disgusting. Hell, some Chinese eat scorpions as a snack. That's one of the most disgusting foods you could eat because certain types are highly dangerous. To me a scopion is a scorpion. That does not make me racist against Chinese.

39. KPZNJ

Posts: 10; Member since: Dec 28, 2014

hey fanboy1974 normal chinese people don't eat scorpion and snack ok why you know chinese eat scorpion and snack ? hahahahahahaha

38. KPZNJ

Posts: 10; Member since: Dec 28, 2014

But i think it's true. can you remember windows phone 8.1 and iphone 6 ? BANG ! chinese again.

40. KPZNJ

Posts: 10; Member since: Dec 28, 2014

F*ck you piggie SHUT UP AND EAT YOUR fast obese food !!!!

7. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4769; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Looks like WP8 with just the background changed.

9. AfterShock

Posts: 4146; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Same MO. Like Tapatalk new layout, I'll use web browser before I use that frigging hot mess.

10. RajRicardo

Posts: 495; Member since: Feb 28, 2014

Still boring UI.

21. sip1995

Posts: 1771; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

Still a boring troll....

27. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Actually its a good looking simple UI that a 90y grandma can use unlike the Android UI/settings. The issue with WP8 was never its UI or lack of features but its mediocre app store and idiotic/moronic marketing of MS.

50. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

I have found the fact that both Android and iOS use grid lay-outs is as dull as you get. The use of Transparent tiles added a much needed dose of personality to the homescreen of WP. I will take my action tiles over swiping through dull grids of homescreens anyday. Of course, I also can't stand onions. Even the smell makes me cringe. Other people can't imagine cooking without them. I will just happily wait on the new live tile. The grids are all yours.

13. androidwindows

Posts: 216; Member since: Oct 04, 2014

horrendous.

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