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Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Reviews

Ellis

Beautiful but limited

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Pros: Good interface, tight social network integration, solid core apps, great performance

Cons: Limited application selection, Zune PC software compulsary, interface beginning to feel stale

I have an HTC HD2, so I can try out WP7.5 and Android on the same device. Recently I decided that I should give Windows Phone 7 another go, since there are new ROMs out now which seem to have fixed some of the problems I'd had when trying it before. I'll try not to list any negative effects of the port on here, as that isn't the fault of the operating system itself. As far as I know, nothing that I'm going to write about is due to it being a port to my phone and not a native OS. Even ported to my phone, it always ran smoothly, and the transitions are great. I also think that the built in functions are better than Android's - that is, the contacts, phone, messaging, and (although not...
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