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Microsoft Knows Android and iPhone 4S Users Might Not Always Get "Smoked by Windows Phone"

Microsoft Knows Android and iPhone 4S Users Might Not Always Get "Smoked by Windows Phone"

Todd Haselton

Microsoft reportedly knows owners of specific Android and iOS devices may not always be smoked by its Windows Phone OS, so it has created tests that help it win. According to The Verge, Microsoft — which is betting a $1,000 laptop that Windows Phone will “smoke” your phone — was able to create several scenarios in which a Windows Phone would lose a speed test to an Android or iPhone...

Microsoft Reveals Windows Phone Tango Limitations for Devices With Just 256MB of RAM

Microsoft Reveals Windows Phone Tango Limitations for Devices With Just 256MB of RAM

Killian Bell

Following the unveiling of its Windows Phone "Tango" operating system at Mobile World Congress back in February, which is the first of its Windows Phone platforms to support low-memory devices, Microsoft has revealed the limitations that will be placed on devices with just 256MB of RAM. Some of the limitations are to be expected. For example, low-memory devices won't be able to handle...