Rumor: Acer W11 Slider Windows Phone 8 To Launch October 2012


A thread was posted over on the Acer-Club Russia forums detailing (what we will take as rumors) the big Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and Office 15 releases by Microsoft later this year. Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and Office 15 will all have the same release date according to the forum post. What we are really here for is the supposed release of an Acer Windows Phone device … [Read more...]

Microsoft Talks New Windows Phones, Their Prices And Common User Interface


Andrew Lees, President of Microsoft Windows Phone Division, took the stage at the 2011 Worldwide Partner Conference to talk about the future of Windows. Of course, being we will bring you the details that matter most about Windows Phone. Below we provide some great snippents of Andrew Lees' presentation at the WPC 2011. And, in fact, if you look even at the … [Read more...]

Dell Isn’t Ready To Go For Mango According To Microsoft


If you you watched the May 24th keynote, you didn't miss the list of manufacturers set for Windows Phone, as of now. Those manufacturers include Samsung, LG, HTC, Acer, Fujitsu, Nokia, and ZTE. You would have also noticed that considering the Dell Venue Pro Windows Phone exists, Dell is missing. At first we wondered what was going on with Dell and Microsoft that it seemed Dell … [Read more...]

Acer, Fujitsu, ZTE Are New Windows Phone OEM Partners

Ahead of today's event, we have official word from Microsoft (Romania) that three new manufacturers will be OEM partners. Acer, Fujitsu and ZTE will join HTC, Samsung and LG. While it's not clear if we'll see handsets in the US from these manufacturers, you can expect Mango equipped phones from them. Today's press event should shed more light on new hardware, although we do not … [Read more...]

Acer Set To Launch First WP7 Device This Autumn


Aymar de Lencquesaing, Acer's senior corporate VP, detailed a lot of great info about future devices coming within the next year from Acer. The highlight of this interview: Acer's intentions to bring devices into the market that will run on WP7 OS. The earliest Acer WP7 device is said to be released in Autumn of this year according to Lencquesaing. It seems only one device … [Read more...]