Microsoft officially unveiled its Windows Phone 7 mobile operating system Monday, announcing that it will be available on a total of five devices in the U.S. Windows Phone 7 handsets from AT&T and T-Mobile will begin shipping in November, while devices from Sprint and Verizon will be available next year. All the devices announced Monday will run a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, Microsoft said.
http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2370555,00.aspIn all, Microsoft announced nine Windows Phone 7 phones on Monday, the remainder of which will be available in Canada, Mexico, the U.K., Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Singapore, and Australia.
The central question here is whether they have innovated enough to engage the imaginations of consumers who have flocked to Blackberry, iPhone, and Android products. Only time will tell.
Does anyone see any "must have" or "show stopper" features that would sway you away from a currently available product that already appeals to you?