Microsoft, the Redmond based software giant released the latest version of Windows Phone operating system for smartphones – Windows Phone 8 on October 29. Following the release of the OS, the first wave of smartphones based on the new platform have either released or will enter soon in the Indian markets by the end of 2012.
When it comes to software features, Windows Phone 8 has improved features like dynamic Live Tile Information, social network integration in the People hub, Skydrive and Office 365 documents synchronization, Facebook-events integrated calendar, visual voicemail, threaded email conversations support and many more.
Already, hardware partners of Microsoft including Nokia, Samsung and HTC have come up with their recent offerings based on the new OS. Of these smartphones, HTC has also officially announced their prices and has claimed that they will hit the retail shelves in India by mid-November.
Hence, here is a list of the five Windows Phone 8 smartphones that are slated to reach the Indian market this month on the occasion of Diwali. Read through the pages to know more.