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I think you just do not use your phone as others do. Seriously...

Okay so I have a Lumia 1520, I got this phone so I could use it as a mini tablet. A device like this would allow me, in the hotel room to use my system with a fully keyboard to type out long emails. Also the larger screen from the TV would let me do work easier as well as making watching movies a ton more fun.

I will buy this NOW if it works with my phone. If I need to upgrades phones I will, this is awesome.

I take it you're tied to the MS ecosystem and that's why you're waiting?

Meanwhile we're just waiting for connectors or just plain easier/better support to get monitors to work.
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I take it you're tied to the MS ecosystem and that's why you're waiting?

Meanwhile we're just waiting for connectors or just plain easier/better support to get monitors to work.

Not so much tied to it as just prefer it. I have had IPhones and various Android phones over the years and will never go back, I love my Windows phone.
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Finally we can connect peripherals while keeping the device charged.

The original single port micro USB for charging and data was complete fail.
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