Some key points to note:
- Nokia will adopt Windows Phone as its primary smartphone strategy, innovating on top of the platform in areas such as imaging, where Nokia is a market leader.
- Nokia will help drive and define the future of Windows Phone. Nokia will contribute its expertise on hardware design, language support, and help bring Windows Phone to a larger range of price points, market segments and geographies.
- Nokia’s extensive operator billing agreements will make it easier for consumers to purchase Nokia Windows Phone services in countries where credit-card use is low.
And even though Android phones topped the list of new devices sold in Q4 2011, Symbian is a close second:
You can get the samples and download the CTP for free from here: http://www.infragistics.com/innovations/windows-phone.aspx#WindowsPhone7
We will also be releasing mobile controls for iOS and Android soon so watch this space!