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Old 11-22-2010, 04:00 AM
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Default More Evidence WP7 is Coming To Verizon

<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.engadget.com/2010/11/20/windows-phone-7-hitting-verizon-sooner-than-expected-devices-r/' target='_blank'>http://www.engadget.com/2010/11/20/...cted-devices-r/</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"Looks like Microsoft took Big Red's challenge and decided to respond in kind, as the official Windows Phone Twitter feed claims that Windows Phone 7 devices are finally headed to Verizon. They'll allegedly arrive this holiday season, a good bit earlier than we were told, but we doubt you're exactly dismayed to get your hands on CDMA WP7 phones ahead of schedule."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/wpt/auto/1290392011.usr14226.jpg" style="border: 0px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>I'm still wouldn't call this confirmed until Verizon actually make an official announcement , but <a href="http://windowsphonethoughts.com/news/show/101206/htc-trophy-coming-to-verizon-early-2011.html" target="_blank">with a CDMA handset ready in the wings</a>, there's a fair chance that WP7 get a bite of more than the GSM market, and soon. Note that the tweet above has been followed up with a less committed one on the timing, but it seems just a matter of time until Verizon customers can get their hands on a WP7 phone.</p>
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Old 11-22-2010, 06:44 PM
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I guess it will sell well among Verizon customers: they are used to locked down phones.
 
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Old 11-23-2010, 01:48 AM
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I am a Verizon Wireless customer. My current phone is a Samsung SCH-i760. I'm very happy with it.

After I first read of its specs, I followed every news item I could to find out when it would be available. It was a long wait, with a lot of false alarms. IIRC, it was finally available for purchase about four months after the initial prediction of its release.

So, although I want a W7 phone, I'm not going to hang many hopes on having one from Verizon this Christmas. I'm sure it will be out in time for some holiday season, but which one?
 
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