Five Important New Features of Windows Phone 8
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 is released recently and it will provide tighter integration with desktop PCs. The new OS version will support third party apps using C and C++, which will make development and porting easier. In addition, these are new enhancements that will arrive to Windows Phone 8 devices:
- Support for high-end hardware, such as multi-core processors and three new screen resolutions, 800 x 400, 1280 x 768 and 1290 x 720., as well as removable microSD card.
- Better support for NFC, not only for Windows Phone 8 smartphone, but also tablets and netbooks.
- Nokia’s advanced mapping technology with offline support, NAVTEQ data, turn by turn directions and map control for developers.
- Better business solutions, which support the use of BYOD, secure booting and enterprise-level encryption. All new homescreen featuring Metro-style UI, with tiles for social media, email inbox, real-time update from calendars and others. Users can remove and add tiles as well as choosing size, colors and number of tiles.