In the past, being a Mac user had it’s challenges when wanting to use a Windows Mobile device. If you want use the Zune HD or any Zune device for that matter, there are even more hoops to jump through. Given the tight integration of Zune software with Windows Phone 7 Series, that would seriously hamper adoption by Mac users. Well, apparently Microsoft hasn’t closed the door on adding Mac support. On the Engadget Show, Microsoft’s Aaron Woodman left the door open, saying Mac support was a “maybe”.
Offering Mac support would have a positive impact on the Zune HD business and it wouldn’t hurt adoption of Windows Phone 7 Series devices.