LG commits to Windows Mobile
At GSMA 2009, LG announces its commitment to Windows Mobile and says it will bring 26 new smartphones to market by 2012.
Alongside the introduction of GSMA Mobile World Congress 2009 that it will make Windows Mobile the primary operating system for its smartphones and promised to significantly increase the production and distribution of such devices in the years to come., LG announced on opening day of the
In addition, Microsoft and LG have committed to creating joint research and development teams to work on these phones and ensure a tight integration between hardware and software.
To show its seriousness, LG said it will increase the number of Windows phones available in 2009 tenfold and will bring up to 26 new devices in 2012 alone. This means we could see more than 50 new Windows Mobile devices from LG, thanks to this agreement.
LG only released its first Windows Mobile smartphone in the United States last year (the
By the way, do you think this is a good move for LG? Let me know your thoughts.