Microsoft has offered to manufacturers such as Samsung and Huawei, to establish its mobile platform Windows Phone on their Android-based device, the user can select the desired operating system at boot time, writes Ubergizmo.
MOSCOW, October 8 – Digit.ru, Alina Gaynullina. Microsoft has offered to manufacturers such as Samsung and Huawei, to establish its mobile platform Windows Phone on their Android-based device, the user can select the desired the operating system at boot time, writes Ubergizmo.
Read also: “Ballmer believes that the purchase will accelerate the growth of Nokia Windows Phone” >>
Digit.ru As reported, citing analysts at IDC, Windows Phone platform from Microsoft took 3.7% of the smartphone market in the second quarter of 2013, but still far behind the market leaders Android and iOS. According to media previously rumored, Microsoft was in talks with HTC, trying to persuade them to produce smartphones with simultaneous support of two platforms – Android and Windows Phone.
According to sources, Microsoft has addressed this idea and its other partners to produce WP-devices, which also produces Android-smartphones. Among them were the leader of the smartphone market Samsung, as well as the Chinese manufacturer Huawei.
as attracting factor Microsoft is ready to offer producers a free license for Windows Phone, as well as cover the costs of adapting the platform to the device, the newspaper notes. It is expected that the proposal would apply both to Windows Phone, and the Windows RT. Thus, according to media reports, Samsung is preparing Galaxy Tab device in 2014 with two pre-platforms – Android and Windows RT.
Read also: “About 42% of the ordinary mobile phones updated on phones with Windows Phone” >>