Windows Mobile 6.5 based mobile phones debut on October 6th

Windows Mobile 6.5

Microsoft, today announced that the mobile phones fea­tur­ing Win­dows Mobile 6.5 will be avail­able from Octo­ber 6th. The new mobile oper­at­ing sys­tem fea­tures a new user inter­face, Win­dows Mar­ket­place (an app store), a back­up ser­vice called Microsoft My Phone, pho­tos, video, con­tacts, etc to the web, and more. they’ll also fea­ture Office Mobile.

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A Win­dows phone gives peo­ple a sin­gle phone that works for their whole life, keep­ing them con­nect­ed to the peo­ple and infor­ma­tion they care most about by har­ness­ing the pow­er of the PC, phone and Web,” said Todd Peters, cor­po­rate vice pres­i­dent of the Mobile Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Mar­ket­ing Group at Microsoft.

Win­dows Mobile 6.5 avail­abil­i­ty is backed by Sam­sung, LG, HTC, Sony Eric­s­son, HP, Toshi­ba, Acer and mobile oper­a­tors AT&T, Sprint, Ver­i­zon Wire­less, Voda­fone, Orange, and Deutsche Telekom.

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