Microsoft is testing a smartphone with Asian partners

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Microsoft is working with component suppliers in Asia over the design of its own smartphone – as per sources. All it means is that the software giant increases vertical integration by bringing their business model to the principles of Apple, which designs both hardware side of their computers and mobile electronics, and software for them.

 

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Rumors and speculation about what Microsoft is going to release its own smartphone, go for a few months, mainly after the announcement of the summer tablets Surface, created in the bowels of the corporation. In the sale of RT-Surface version received October 26, causing controversy in perennial partners Microsoft, some of whom believe that the software giant is engaged in unfair competition by selling their own devices based on their operating system.

Rumors and speculation about what Microsoft is going to release its own smartphone, go for a few months, mainly after the announcement of the summer tablets Surface, created in the bowels of the corporation. In the sale of RT-Surface version received October 26, causing controversy in perennial partners Microsoft, some of whom believe that the software giant is engaged in unfair competition by selling their own devices based on their operating system.

In a recent interview, Microsoft Chairman Steve Ballmer has refused to speak on the possible launch of its own smartphone company: “We are quite pleased that this holiday season to market with partners Nokia, Samsung and HTC. Do we have plans to do something else, whether or not those – I will not make any comments on this account. “

If Microsoft is yet to release its own smartphone, it will show how the company is going to move away from its long-standing practice of creating software only, leaving the design, features and marketing units at the discretion of its hardware partners such as Hewlett-Packard and Samsung.

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In addition to the Surface is worth remembering that Microsoft sells, and she also produced the successful Xbox game console and increasingly dictates manufacturers of smartphones and PCs based on Windows performance end devices.

Until now, smart phones based on the platform Windows Phone did not sell well, so Microsoft may consider issue of its own apparatus additional stimulus that can spur buying interest in the platform. Nokia head Stephen Elop (Stephen Elop) a few weeks ago that only welcomes smartphone output from Microsoft, as such a step would raise the sales of smartphones based on Windows Phone. 

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