Mango Update for Windows Phone 7, which Microsoft has high hopes, will be released on September 1, reports Pocket-lint, with reference to several “reliable sources”. Perhaps the date was chosen because of the opening September 2nd international exhibition of consumer electronics IFA in Berlin.
It is expected that this day will be announced a few smartphones running an upgraded OS. Beginning in September on Windows Phone 7 Mango will upgrade the current owners and WP7-smartphones. The second “hit” on competitive platforms, Microsoft strike in late October, when Nokia World Finnish giant will present its own development on a new platform for themselves.
The success or failure Mango will be one of the crucial indicators of the viability of the Windows Phone 7. While the Microsoft OS is not popular. According to a report analyst firm Gartner, by the results of II quarter of 2011 WP7-selling smartphones is worse than little “untwisted” devices on the platform bada from Samsung. In April – June, consumers bought 1.7 million devices running Windows Phone 7 (1.6% market share) and 2.1 million bada-smartphones (1.9%).
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