Windows Phone 7 Likely To Launch October 11th?

Windows Phone 7 Likely To Launch October 11th?

Windows Phone 7 is almost upon us, months of development, testing, marketing are culminating in an October launch for which we have not had a definite date set.

The folks over at Pocket-lint have always been pretty good with their Windows Phone 7 information and have again come up with an interesting bit of news. According to their sources, Windows Phone 7 is set for an October 11th launch with the associated handsets coming later that month.

Another conference. “Great.”

This one’s different, trust us. Our new event for New York is focused on quality, not quantity.

Microsoft, as usual, would neither confirm or deny these rumours.

As the Android operating system continues to thrive and Apple keeps releasing updates to its iOS software, Microsoft’s new OS can’t come soon enough for the company.

Expect Dell, HTC, LG, Asus and Samsung to have their handsets ready by October, we will of course cover them all.

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