1. krox1105's Avatar
    When the 7.8 version was announced, I remember that it was said a number of updates would be on the way after the 7.8 update.
    Well, looks like nothing as of now. What do you guys think? Will there be any more updates for legacy devices?
    I sure hope so...maybe a notification center for us as well...
    06-28-2013 01:41 PM
  2. unstoppablekem's Avatar
    I think you'll still have updates, but not big updates. Maybe like bug fixes and little add ons.
    krox1105 likes this.
    06-28-2013 01:48 PM
  3. stmav's Avatar
    As of now, there are no rumors at all about a 7.9. I would expect minimal updates at this point and hope to be pleasantly surprised if there is anything more than that.
    Laura Knotek and krox1105 like this.
    06-28-2013 01:49 PM
  4. krox1105's Avatar
    Well, I hope that you do get a pleasant surprise :)
    06-28-2013 02:06 PM
  5. unstoppablekem's Avatar
    Well, I hope that you do get a pleasant surprise :)
    Well I own a WP8 device now, so I'm satisfied.
    06-29-2013 12:41 PM
  6. EKINGX's Avatar
    Most phones in the US will never get updated to WP 7.8, 7.9 is a pipe dream. Microsoft and third party app developers don't even bother with WP7 anymore, it's a dead platform.
    06-29-2013 07:31 PM
  7. TechManiac's Avatar
    no, it's not (yet)
    06-30-2013 11:44 AM
  8. MrSean490's Avatar
    Bar security updates which are guaranteed until Sep 2014, don't count on any new functionality.
    07-01-2013 09:58 PM
  9. inteller's Avatar
    this will never happen. Belfiore couldn't even keep the promise that all 7.5 devices would get 7.8...Microsoft should have bypassed the carriers completely.
    aneesalthaf likes this.
    07-02-2013 08:50 AM
  10. titoyees's Avatar
    WP 7.8 mean its a WP 7 but with some (.) flavor of 8.
    07-09-2013 09:21 PM
  11. bigkevbosky's Avatar
    They can't even bother to update 8 with features we need, why would they continue to work on 7? Buy a new phone already.
    07-10-2013 10:02 AM
  12. mikeeemm's Avatar
    That's the reason I don't upgrade to wp8, I want to see of they keep their word on updates, if the same thing happens to wp8 that happened with wp7 ill drop WP for good, we were promised so many things and barely got anything, which sucks cuz I love my Sammy focus and how WP works but there's still alot of things they need to work on
    Sent from my SGH-i917 using Board Express
    07-11-2013 01:08 PM
  13. aneesalthaf's Avatar
    I am using Samsung OmniaW (focus). I love the phone.But so sad that Microsoft literally dumped the WP 7.5 users..we are the pioneers who welcomed the WP phones to the market.It was not a big hit but Microsoft just abandoned and Samsung also stopped making Windows phones.The main reason I choose WP is that, the provision of update bt sadly its dead platform now.If we buy a new phone with WP8, what is the guarantee that, we will be taken care by Microsoft. Perhaps a new WP9 will come and they would dump the WP8 in future.

    ok ,Let us think positive, that WP8 will sustain.. If we are going to buy WP8 phone, our choice is only Nokia.All Samsung users know that , Nokia's build quality and performance is much less than Samsung products and Price is also high.Second option is HTC, bt we wont find a medium range phone in HTC series.
    07-23-2013 07:13 AM
  14. inteller's Avatar
    LOL, Nokia's build quality is less than the flexing plastic crap Samsung passes off as phones? LOLOLOLOLOL
    unstoppablekem and ArthJar like this.
    07-23-2013 07:56 AM

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