Windows Mobile 6.5.3 (28004) Making the Rounds

The latest build of Windows Mobile is making the rounds featuring assorted graphic and speed improvements. WMExperts informs us that Windows Mobile 6.5.3(28004) is the latest build and appears to make the OS more finger friendly along with a few other changes for the better: incorporating gesture support start menu moves to the lower left corner All menus are … [Read more...]

Verizon Getting Samsung Omnia II on December 2nd


Verizon today announced the Samsung Omnia II would be available starting December 2nd, priced at $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate. This price requires a 2-year contract. The Samsung Omnia II features Windows Mobile 6.5, 3.7 inch AMOLED WVGA display, 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and flash, WiFi, 8GB of internal storage, microSD expansion and more. Those who resisted … [Read more...]

Windows Mobile 6.5 Upgrade Available for Samsung Jack


Samsung has released a major upgrade for the Samsung Jack, allowing users to upgrade to Windows Mobile 6.5. There are a few steps involved in the process and of course we'd recommend you back up all your data. The reward of course is finding yourself with Windows Mobile 6.5 on your Samsung Jack, all for the price of free. You can find out more information on the Windows … [Read more...]

Microsoft To Deliver Next Gen Windows Phones on October 6th

Microsoft has announced that the next generation of Windows phones (Editor's note: No longer called Windows Mobile phones) on October 6th. This will usher in the first phones that feature Windows Mobile 6.5 offering a host of improvements including Windows Marketplace and Microsoft My Phone. In the US, Microsoft states that all major carriers are committed to updating or … [Read more...]

Microsoft To Adopt Dual Platform Strategy


Earlier today, we wrote about Windows Mobile 7 being delayed until Q4 2010. Digitimes reports that Microsoft will not phase out Windows Mobile 6.5 at the introduction of Windows Mobile 7, but rather the company is adopting a dual platform strategy. Windows Mobile 6.5, due out in October, will receive a "touch interface" update in Q1. When Windows Mobile 7 launches in Q4 1010, … [Read more...]