Samsung's Omnia Line to Get WinMo 6.5, B7330 Announced
Today Samsung announced that it will equip its entire series of Omnia smartphones with Windows Mobile 6.5 as soon as the new software from Microsoft is released. Those Windows-based Omnia devices that are already for sale will be able to upgrade to Windows Mobile 6.5, though Samsung didn't say when the upgrades would be available. Samsung also announced the B7330, the latest device to join the Omnia series. The B7330 is a monoblock-style handset with a full QWERTY keyboard. It runs Windows Mobile 6.5 Standard (non-touch) and has quad-band GSM/EDGE, plus 7.2Mbps HSDPA / 2Mbps HSUPA radios (3G spectrum support not listed) on board. Other radios include Wi-Fi, aGPS, Bluetooth 2.0 with A2DP support, and FM with RDS. It also has a 3 megapixel autofocus camera and support for microSD cards up to 32GB. It will be available in October.
T-Mobile Outs Windows 10 VR Phone From Alcatel
T-Mobile today listed the "Alcatel IDOL 4S with Windows 10 VR" on its web site. The unique version of the Idol 4S not only runs Windows 10, but sports many of the upgrades available in the related BlackBerry DTEK60, such as the high-end Snapdragon 820 processor, 21-megapixel camera, and USB Type-C connector, none of which are in the standard Idol 4S.
HP Debuts Windows 10-Based Elite x3
HP today announced the Elite x3, a Windows 10 Mobile handset that can take advantage of Continuum to stand in as a laptop or desktop computer. It is a ruggedized handset that meets mil-spec 810G for protection against abuse and IP67 for protection from water and dust.
Acer Liquid M330 Runs Windows 10 for $100
Microsoft recently added the Acer Liquid M330, a low-cost handset running Windows 10 Mobile, to its U.S. web store.
Samsung Launches Refreshed Galaxy A Series
Samsung today announced the a new trio of smartphones that fall in the Galaxy A series of handsets. The Galaxy A7, A5, and A3 share metal-and-glass designs with narrow bezels and premium materials.
Microsoft Trots Out Nokia 222 Feature Phone
Microsoft today announced the Nokia 222, a bar-style feature phone that runs Nokia Series 30+ and includes only the most essential functions. The Nokia 222's core apps include MSN Weather, Bing Search, Opera Mini, as well as Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and Twitter.
Well this Omnia looks good