Dont really matter samsung nokia htc or whatever. Wp8 ui itself dont look as good as android/ios. Ppl might buy to try something different but soon or later will return to android/ios because wp ui look is really boring. Only the fanatics wp users will stay using it.
Another stiff competition to Nokia WP8. Since nokia not yet launched dual core processor mobile, as windows8 supports to that, the expectations from nokia going big.
interface is new but after 1 or 2 month of usage, users will get bored up. that's not in the case of android. android will survive and will bounce back. it's good to see windows os using galaxy s3 US version hardware.
One more thing Android is open source and will come with something new in times.
Anonymous, 30 Aug 2012the hardware design s it dfrnt from s2?
Of course it's different to the S2! Read the article:
'4.8-inch Super AMOLED display of HD resolution and has Gorilla Glass 2 on top for extra protection. Powering the smartphone is a 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Krait processor and 1GB of RAM. At the back, there’s an 8MP camera with 1.9MP snapper at the front.'
LeanZ, 30 Aug 2012is it me or does this look like an iPhone? For you guys every new Samsung phone looks like an Iphone! :P
bh, 30 Aug 2012samsung phones are running only because of the NOKIA dont use the Android osWrong, Samsung would still be doing good, no matter what other companies are doing. Deal with it
bh, 30 Aug 2012samsung phones are running only because of the NOKIA dont use the Android ostrue bro
bh, 30 Aug 2012samsung phones are running only because of the NOKIA dont use the Android osdoes nokia still exists
its good to see samsung doing something original..although i'm not a samsung fan, sorry for what happened between you and the devil(apple)if it makes you feels better i'm now hating them even more
The Galaxy Note II wasn’t the only flagship device that Samsung announced at its pre-IFA press conference. The company has also revealed the first ever Windows Phone 8 smartphone – the Samsung ATIV S. The ATIV S is built around a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED display of HD resolution and has...
James, 30 Aug 2012Samsung are smart manufacturers. They are not beholden to any one OS. In this case they know... moreYou have forgotten, right?
Samsung, HTC and all other manufacturers (except Motorola) took a deal with Microsoft to support Windows Phone.
If they refused they would be sued for patent infrigments.
They didn't willingly accept WP on their own, because they thought WP is a winner, like you said!
samsung phones are running only because of the NOKIA dont use the Android os