WP8 which is one of the famous best windows phones in the markets. Microsoft released the latest operation system windows phones on June 21, and WP8 is coming, but how much do you know about the windows phone8? There are some details about it.
1. Shared with the Windows 8 kernel: Microsoft WP8 will be shared with the Windows operating system core code, which means that the Windows Phone mobile phone users will be able to use more devices and applications.
3. Built-in Nokia Maps + new NFC-enabled Nokia Maps: the WP8 system built to support the offline map, Turn By Turn Navigation, Microsoft has also joined the NFC functionality for the system, similar Android Beam, through NFC. The WP8 equipment, data transmission or funds to pay.
4. Multi-core processors / high resolution screen support: more than just dual-core, Microsoft the WP8 support multi-core processor (still monopolize by Qualcomm), while they still existing WVGA outside. New WXGA (1280 × 768) and 720p (1280 × 720), two kinds of resolution (10 million program in the resolution of normal operation).
5. The new interface: the Windows Phone will have medium and small three tiles size, this also means that users see WP8 is no longer a uniform size of the lattice interface. Should be noted that, hold down the original tiles can only adjust the position or remove tiles size of WP8 in the lower right corner of the shear head adjustment can even be horizontal pull wide the entire screen.
6. Porting the game is more convenient: WP8 began to put the new kernel is open to all developers of native code (C and C + +), application performance will be improved, the game is based on DirectX, for portability. In addition, WP8 for the first time support for the ARM architecture of Direct3D hardware acceleration, based on the same core mechanism.
7. Business and corporate functions: WP7.5 support for business is not comprehensive enough, so in WP8 era of mobile commerce in this area will significantly improve, WP8 will support BitLocker encryption, secure boot, the LOB application deployment, device management, and Mobile Office office and so on.
WP7.5 existing applications compatible with WP8: Conference yesterday, Microsoft announced Windows Phone application to more than 100,000, and they also said that all of Windows Phone 7.5 applications will be able to run in the Windows Phone 8. Microsoft is also WP8 deep integration of Internet telephony.
However, because changes of the kernel, WP8 will not support the upgrade of current WP7.5 system phone, but now, WP7.5 phone will be able to upgrade to WP7.8 system. So, there are the details about the improvement of WP8. If you are interested in windows phones, please read other articles in my blog.
Source: Best Windows Phones (http://bestwindowsphonesblog.blogspot.com/)