Sony-Ericsson Waffling Over Windows Phone 7
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/37883/sony-ericsson-android-not-windows-phone-7' target='_blank'>http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/378...windows-phone-7</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"'We've done a lot of work with Microsoft over the years. We've launched a number of 6.xx products, but we made a decision not to bring a product to market in the first wave. We absolutely maintain to keep an open mind towards Windows Phone 7. We continue to engage in a relationship with Microsoft, but we haven't made any concrete announcement about when and how we would introduce Windows Phone 7 into the portfolio.'"</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/wpt/auto/1295315794.usr14226.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>That sounds awfully like corporate speak for - "We didn't do that well with Windows Mobile, so we're sitting this one out until it's clear Windows Phone 7 is a hit". Can't blame SE for their attitude on this, as they simply don't have the resources to take a chance on an unproven OS, even if it does have Microsoft behind it. To be fair though, SE took so long bringing the Xperia X1 to the market, it was a non-starter out of the gate. And if WP7 does turn out popular, they'll be late to this party too.</p>
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