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LG has no immediate plans for Windows Phone devices: Report

LG was among the original Windows Phone OEMs, but looks like its partnership with Microsoft is losing steam. According to a PhoneArena report LG reportedly has no immediate plans to make Windows Phone

LG was among the original Windows Phone OEMs, but looks like its partnership with Microsoft is losing steam. According to a PhoneArena report LG reportedly has no immediate plans to make Windows Phone smartphones due the combination of poor sales of the platform and Microsoft’s special partnership with Nokia. Also Read - Microsoft rolling out new Office UI for all Windows users: How to enable it

The report quotes an unnamed LG representative who states that the company will continue development efforts without actually making devices. Also Read - Microsoft launches a Minesweeper inspired Christmas special sweater

Besides this, the Nokia partnership is also forcing LG’s hand. Adding to its misery reports of a Samsung Galaxy S III Windows Phone look alike is putting more pressure to the company. Also Read - After Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Jack Dorsey; will Mark Zuckerberg be next to leave his company?

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is scheduled to a pay a visit to South Korea in May, maybe he will be able to sway LG in the direction of the Windows Phone platform, which may start seeing traction once Windows Phone 8 hits the market later this year.

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  • Published Date: May 1, 2012 11:58 AM IST



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