I saw this article while looking for a new phone with WinPhone 7 OS. I saw it fascinating that somebody would write an article on the 2-year plan. Here’s an excerpt from the article:
Is anyone out there digging out the lawn chairs and tents in hopes of being the first in line to pick up one of the new Microsoft Windows Phone 7 smartphones next month?
Yeah, I’m not either.
At a press event in New York City yesterday, Microsoft unveiled the first of its much-expected, long-overdue portfolio of smartphones that will run on the company’s new mobile phone operating system.
But whether those devices can make a dent against the competition – notably Google’s Android devices and Apple’s iPhone – is still the big question. Until I’m comfortable knowing that Microsoft has a real contender with Win Phone 7, I’m not sure that I’m willing to go out on a limb with an investment of a two-year service commitment.
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