Microsoft offers free Windows Phone OS to Indian Manufacturer

Microsoft is soon going to slash its license fee for Windows Phone. Launched 2 years back with great hip-hop and a lot of advertisement, Windows 8 phone could not stand up to that remark. It still stands 3rd in line. A report says that if 5 smartphones are sold in the world, 4 are from Android and Apple comes 2nd. The smartphone market in the world is increasing at a rapid speed and every phone maker wants to catch it. Android provides open source platform to the manufacturer and that’s why the android phone costs very low. In India, android phone costs around $50 only. Meanwhile Windows use to charge $20 to $35 just for operating system and phone’s price goes up. Even the basic phone of Nokia Windows 8 comes in $150 in India. Continue reading