In past few years, we have seen a number of Android handsets roll out of the market. Smartphones running on Android operating systems were known for making the web more accessible, multitasking made easy, and compatibility to apps. Now, there is a new OS that promises to change the way we see mobile phones yet again. This is Windows Phone 7.
There have been a few manufacturers who have designed handsets to run on this innovative OS. Examples of these smartphones are the LG Optimus 7 and the Samsung Omnia 7. Now, HTC has designed 2 handsets that both run on the OS. These are the 7 Pro and the HD7.
Windows 7 phones come with a number of unique features. One of these features is live tiles. With these tiles, you get to customize what are seen in them. One tile can show Facebook activities. Another can show calls. One can show messages. Another can show games. All of these tiles can be seen on the start screen.
There are also a number of hubs that cater various needs. There is the people hub for your contacts and friends list. There is the pictures and camera hub for your multimedia needs. There is a gaming hub for your gaming pleasure. There is an office hub for working on the go. The music and video hub offers you another way to keep yourself entertained. Lastly, there is a marketplace hub. Here, you get to purchase and download anything from shows to videos, from tracks to albums, and from apps to games. For whatever need you may have, these hubs have what you are looking for.
If you are looking for a powerful mobile browser, the handsets come with the powerful Internet Explorer Mobile. With this popular browser, you get to browse the internet in lightning-speed. Furthermore, you can open as much as six tabs on this powerful web browser.
It can be frustrating to lose a phone. With Windows 7, you never have to worry. You can remotely make the smartphone ring, lock, or wipe its contents. Furthermore, you can see exact location of the HTC 7 Pro and HD7 on a map.