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Microsoft Windows Phone 7.5

82
Engadget
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
82

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

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Engadget Review

Mango brings many desperately needed features to Windows Phone, elevating the platform to the modern era.

Pros
  • Seamless email and messaging
  • Integration with Facebook and Twitter
  • Much-needed Exchange support
Cons
  • Needs more integration with third-party software
  • Mobile hotspot for new devices only
  • Multitasking needs a little work
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Scores

Engadget

82
 

User Reviews

90
mlesna
Best OS out there in terms of style. And functionality.
90
ylksa
I am very impressed with what I've seen so far. It is a very great OS with a...read more
90
juuanimo
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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Key Specs

Type
Mobile / embedded OS
Source model
Closed
Architecture
32-bit
Model

Type

Type
Mobile / embedded OS

Kernel

Architecture
32-bit
Kernel type
Hybrid kernel
Multitasking
Yes

Interface

Graphical interface
Yes
Command line interface
No

Source

Source model
Closed
Model
7.8

Type

Type
Mobile / embedded OS

Kernel

Architecture
32-bit
Kernel type
Hybrid kernel
Multitasking
Yes

Interface

Graphical interface
Yes
Command line interface
No

Source

Source model
Closed