Jessica Alba swaps her iPhone for a Windows Phone

Jessica Alba swaps her iPhone for a Windows Phone
You hear that right, guys - Jessica Alba has finally let go of her iPhone in favor of a (Microsoft-provided) Windows Phone! Don't know what's so exciting about this piece of semi-lifestyle, semi-tech news, but nonetheless, we do feel excited about it.

During the official launch event of Windows Phone 8, Joe Belfiore and Steve Ballmer asked Jessica Alba to join them on stage and help them explain some of the more specific features of the new operating system. She seemed a bit nervous at first, but did a great job overall. Although, we're sure that even if she just stood there, without uttering a single word, we'd still have said that she's done a great job. Such wolves we are... But anyways, the woman did make a point of how easy it was (for Joe Belfiore, that is) to transfer all of her music library from her iPhone to her new Windows Phone device, and how useful the Kid's Corner is for parents who want keep their kids occupied for a bit (for one reason or another).

So there you have it, guys, one celebrity has now betrayed Apple and joined the ranks of Microsoft. Do you realize what this means, guys? There are only a few hundred left to go now! Keep it up, Steve!


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42 Comments

41. Nasheer_B

Posts: 10; Member since: Nov 05, 2012

Nokia Lumia 920!

37. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

im wishing a surface phone! with s4 pro or tegra 3/4 chips inside! anyways... since when jessica a tech nerd!? anyways good for her!

36. AndroidShiz

Posts: 154; Member since: Nov 08, 2011

Jess sez: “So you're paying me how much to get up here again?"

34. phil2n

Posts: 519; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

one celebrity has now betrayed Apple and joined the ranks of Microsoft

33. lumialove

Posts: 75; Member since: May 16, 2012

that's good for her.,now she can safely move around without losing her way..,courtesy Nokia maps.

30. gallitoking

Posts: 4721; Member since: May 17, 2011

well I myself wil speak wonders of Windows if they provided me with a free phone. she gave her testimony for a free Windows phone.. but haters wil jump in joy any chance they get... haters will always hate

26. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

A beautiful woman with a brain... Got to love Jessica Alba

19. pookiewood

Posts: 631; Member since: Mar 05, 2012

What? She had a Lumia 900 not an iPhone! Change the heading. VERY lazy reporting on your part Phonearena.

25. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

Maybe she had a 3gs or something before her Lumia 900 (and now 920)?

31. madnhate

Posts: 1; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

Actually the article was right. She had an iphone. If you watched the video they had she actually admits to having an iphone before microsoft approached her about the windows phone and she wanted to know if they could transfer all her music over and if they could she would make the switch. She did have a Lumia 900 but I'm sure she was sponsored to have it. She started using a Lumia 900 out of no where and she uses an ipad so it just doesn't add up.

15. Android4u

Posts: 456; Member since: Aug 16, 2012

Jessica Alba is f****** fine as hell. I want a windows phone now haha

39. gwuhua1984

Posts: 1237; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

If she tells me to get a windows phone, I wouldn't have second thoughts No to mention Win 8 on pc was so nice, it's might be nice to have all devices synced.

13. metalpoet unregistered

Jessica Alba actually comes across as one of those very very VERY few intelligent and beautiful female celebrities so yes of course she was paid but she still agreed to do it which is smart on her part to leave the Apple b.s. and go for windows phones. Windows arent my favorite OS but they are a close 2nd ;)

11. chemhaz

Posts: 161; Member since: May 04, 2012

Whether it's for money or love it's a good move. I would have been better is she came over to Android and world of customization within.

10. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

Love her :D

9. bohdan4ik13 unregistered

It just a contract with Microsoft. After some time she'll back to, maybe, iPhone 6 :)

21. pookiewood

Posts: 631; Member since: Mar 05, 2012

She had a Lumia 900 not an iPhone so therefore the Author and you are wrong.

8. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

it wont last one week

12. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

She had a lumia 900 before this, so this has already lasted more than a week. msoft saw this and moved in with a 920. smart move if you ask me...

6. ibap

Posts: 873; Member since: Sep 09, 2009

OK, guys, you're supposed to think with the part of your anatomy between your ears, not your legs. Oh, wait - the latter isn't thinking at all.

5. SleepingOz unregistered

OK, WP is better than iOS but how much did she get paid?

17. Mobile-X-Pert

Posts: 565; Member since: Dec 20, 2010

She´s been using WP way before she was hired by MS. She was seen using a Nokia Lumia 900, that´s how she called MS´s attention.

32. mctcm

Posts: 204; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

one must wonder if she did it out of preference or if she had a really shrewd publicist

4. The_Innovation

Posts: 649; Member since: Jul 18, 2012

Nervous? Look at the short guy in the second picture, he's practically sweating, because he's standing next to her.

2. asseek

Posts: 164; Member since: Sep 12, 2012

Jessica Alba joined the windows ecosystem, then consider me in :P

1. ilia1986 unregistered

Smart choice. Anything is better than the iPhone.

3. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

lol I know! 2 cans connected by a piece of string is a much better choice than an Apple iPhone! +1

7. darkkjedii

Posts: 31798; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

U guys both use the iPhone to post, then act like u don't like em. Whateverrrrrrrrrrr

14. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

You are so right! Why do I keep confusing my iPhone for a rooted Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Samsung Galaxy Nexus? Man I have to stop that! lol

16. RORYREVOLUTION

Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

SuperAndroidEvo, that's what I'm talking about! I was just informed that I actually bought a SGS3 instead of an iPhone!!!! They look soooooo much alike, I was so confused! I didn't even notice the HUGE Samsung logo on the front of the phone or see the Samsung Galaxy logos on the box. Those phones look soo much alike after all, any smart person(like myself) would confuse the two for sure!

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