30 Windows Mobile 6.5 Smartphones by the end of 2009


According to DigiTimes - More than 30 smartphones running Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 from a total of over 15 handset vendors are to be launched before the end of 2009. This, according to Benjamin Tan, senior director, GCR Mobile Team Unit at Microsoft China.

That means, more than 30 WinMo 6.5 phones , in 3 months... an average of 10 new devices per month! That's a hell of a number, don't you think?

Handset vendors which have expressed their support for Microsoft's new mobile OS include HTC (High Tech Computer), Acer, Samsung Electronics, LG Electronics (LGE), Sony Ericsson, Toshiba, and Hewlett-Packard (HP), according to market sources in Taiwan.

A proof that Microsoft's mobile OS is still live and kicking?

BTW, 30 is a bigger number than 18, the number of Android based smartphones Google promised this year...

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