In today’s fast changing world, all of us want to stay connected and always updated on the people and information we care about most. Be it meeting friends, sharing memories with family or staying updated on work! And the mobile phone is the one device that seamlessly connects us across everything we do – be it work or play!
I am excited to announce the launch of the new Windows Phones, powered by Windows Mobile 6.5. Windows Phones blend in the best of the Phone, PC and web and have been designed to meet the evolving needs of today’s consumer, constantly moving between different facets of life.
With Windows Mobile 6.5, Windows Phones will deliver new customer experiences through an improved, easy-to-use and customizable user interface and an enhanced browsing experience. Today, we are launching a new range of devices that you can choose from. You can take your pick from the HTC Touch 2 Acer Be Touch E100, Acer Be Touch E101, Acer Neo Touch S200 and Acer Be Touch E200. Further, several handsets running Windows Mobile 6.1, including HTC Diamond 2, HTC Touch Pro 2, LG Eigen and Samsung Omnia Pro, will be upgradeable to the new software. What’s more – by year end, over 20 new Windows phones will be available in India!
And here are 6 reasons why the all-new Windows Mobile 6.5 powered phones are simply irresistible!
- Never lose your contacts again: No longer do you need to worry about losing precious phone data like contacts, texts, pictures & music…even when you lose or damage your handset! With Microsoft My Phone, you get peace of mind and an easy restore option with an in-built free service offering 200MB of online storage that’ll back up all your contacts and phone information.
- Apps@work&play: With Windows Marketplace, you can have the best of work and play right at your finger tips! Through Marketplace, you can easily find and download for free or purchase high quality mobile applications that not only help access important line of business applications for work, but also popular mobile applications for play such as Facebook, MySpace, Netflix, Twikini, WunderRadio and, ZAGAT, as well as leading game titles including Guitar Hero World Tour, Sudoku, and the PAC-MAN series.
- Browser with style and speed: Now, watch YouTube videos, stay updated on friends & family or connect to your corporate network with real web abilities. The new Windows Phones offer you desktop like browsing ability on your phone with a completely redesigned Windows Internet Explorer mobile browser.
- Your Office on the Go: Whether it’s a presentation that you need to complete or an important document that needs to be edited while you’re travelling or away from your PC, Microsoft Office Mobile on your Windows Mobile 6.5 lets you open and edit Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents right from your phone with the familiar Outlook features and software you know from your PC. Here’s to doing more on the go!
- Your phone Personalized: If you are one of those who believes the phone to be an extension of your personal style, Microsoft’s Custom Theme Creator will let you create personalized themes for your Windows Phone by choosing the color and design that suites your style at http://www.windowsphone.com/theme & increase your cool quotient.
- Your life, your phone: Starting at Rs. 11,000, the new Windows Phones are available across a range of styles and prices. So, whether you want a touch phone with a large screen, a device with a keyboard for fast typing, or something sleek that will slip into your jeans pocket, Microsoft has a broad selection of form factors from Touch devices to Touch with QWERTY or Non- Touch with QWERTY, slide, slide-out QWERTY etc. to meet your need.
Source : Microsoft!