Windows Mobile 6.5 to be launched on October 6

By A Bisht

Microsoft's new mobile phone software,Windows Mobile 6.5, will be launched on October 6.

Amidst all the talk, let's look at the distance between the leader, Symbian and , fourth ranked,Microsoft's Windows Mobile software, Q2 2009:

Symbian______________________________________ 50 percent

Microsoft's Windows Mobile software_______________  9 percent

The key mobile operators that are signing in for Windows Mobile 6.5:

AT&T and Verizon in the US
Orange and T-Mobile in Europe
Telecom Italia Mobile in Latin America
NTT DoCoMo Inc and SK Telecom in Asia Pacific.

Handset makers producing phones powered by Windows Mobile 6.5:

LG Electronics
Sony Ericsson
Toshiba Corporation
Acer --------