There is a good piece of news for all the users of Windows Phone 7 mobile operating system. Unconfirmed reports indicate that all the existing users of Windows Phone 7-based handsets will get a free upgrade to the most-awaited mobile operating system from Microsoft i.e. Windows Phone 8.
Windows Phone 8 is also known as Windows Phone ‘Apollo’. The new mobile operating system is anticipated to release sometime in October this year, along with a slew of flagship, hardware-optimized phones from Samsung, Nokia, HTC, and Acer. The news was given by Nuno Silva, a Developer Evangelist and eight-year veteran at Microsoft Corporation, while speaking to a tech forum named ZWAME during an interview in Portugal.
While answering the question about the devices that will get the anticipated mobile operating system upgrade, Silva explained, “What Microsoft said/stated and what I’m allowed to tell you is that all actual devices will get the upgrade to the next major version of Windows Phone (we’re talking about Apollo).”
Check the video given below to know what the Microsoft Evangelist said during the interview.
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