Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Details Leak

Microsoft's next mobile operating system will offer improved data synchronization and NFC capabilities.

Telegraph: A leaked video prepared by Microsoft for staff at Nokia has revealed more information about the forthcoming Windows Phone 8 mobile operating system. According to the video, Windows Phone 8 will share a lot of code with Windows 8, making it easier for developers to create cross-platform apps that work on smartphones, tablets and PCs. Windows Phone 8 will also offer improved data synchronization capabilities with desktops and Xbox consoles, and it will support NFC, more screen sizes, and removable microSD storage.

Codenamed "Apollo," Windows Phone 8 will run on "superphones," which may become available before the end of the year.

Tags: Microsoft, Windows Phone 8

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