India announced the launch of the Windows Phone in India.
Microsoft revealed a
range of Windows Phone devices that will be available in India soon, the first
being the HTC Radar. This will be followed by devices from Samsung and Acer,
and subsequently Nokia.
Windows Phone enables people to quickly find, connect and
consume the things that they care about the most. The new OS sports a smooth transitional user
interface called ‘Metro’, a visually appealing modern design language based on
a set of principles which are modern, clean, alive in motion, and authentically
We are incredibly excited about today’s unveiling of
Windows Phone. With Windows Phone, we have looked at the consumer
experience in an absolutely fresh way, and the end result is an operating
system that is stylish, innovative, and one that
seamlessly integrates the most sought after user experiences such as
search, gaming, email and social networks across Bing, Office, Xbox LIVE,
Facebook, Twitter and more,” said Bhaskar Pramanik, chairman, Microsoft India.
It has Live Tiles on
the Windows Phone start screen, displaying critical information at a glance.
The Live Tiles come to life with real-time updates from the Web such as news,
appointments or the status of friends. New Live Tiles can be easily created
from whatever content a consumer wants, for applications, websites and music.
Every Windows Phone device is powered by the Qualcomm
Snapdragon mobile processor and comes with a dedicated hardware button for
Bing, providing one-click access to search from anywhere on the phone.
Phone is for people who are ready for a new phone experience, one that brings
together the things you care about in a way that uniquely represents who you
really are -whether at work or play,” said Vikas Arora, group director – Operator Channel,
By Telecomlead.com Team