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.
“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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