MicroMax Windows Phone will be launched soon

Micromax, one of the top smartphone makers in Indian market has now joined the Windows Phone bandwagon. During BUILD 2014 KeyNote, Microsoft announced two new partners – Micromax and Prestigio.


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Micromax now joins the big list of Windows Phone partners and are committed to bring Windows Phone 8.1 into the market. Micromax is the 4th player from Indian market after Xolo, Lava and Karbonn. The onscreen button support and increased chipset compatibility has enabled different players like Micromax to join Windows Phone ecosystem.

Today we announced two more partners – Prestigio in Europe and Micromax in India – to further ensure that individuals around the world will have access to the amazing experience that only Windows Phone delivers consistently across all price points.

During the BUILD 2014 keynote, Joe Belfiore showed off a Micromax device and said that the new partnership is a result of the reference device development with Qualcomm and ODM in China. The initial strict requirements imposed by Microsoft is now relaxed. Also the licensing days are over as Microsoft has made Windows free for any device under 9″ of screen.

Thus we expect more players to join Windows Phone bandwagon now. What do you say?

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