Photo: Windows Phone 7, LG Optimus 7 IFA 2010 Berlin.
Verizon has expressed that it wouldn’t be carrying Windows Phone 7 devices until 2011, and now Microsoft is also confirming that its new platform will be GSM-only until the first half of 2011. So we won’t have a 4G Windows Phone 7 device.
Product manager Greg Sullivan said that trade-offs had to be made in order to meet the schedule and GSM was prioritized since it’s used worldwide, but that CDMA devices would be available early next year.
Post author: Daniel Semper