The Windows Phone 8 specs leaked
Apple’s iPhone 5 is not the only next smartphone people are waiting for. The next generation of Windows phones, Windows Phone 8, is also an eye-catching and much anticipated great bombing of 2012. Speculation about what the next version of Microsoft's mobile OS, dubbed Windows Phone 8 and codenamed Apollo by the company, has been rampant for months. And according to the latest news of WP8 leaked from Pocketnow upon an allegedly leaked video featuring Joe Belfiore, Microsoft Senior Vice President for Windows Phone, speaking about the latest features on Windows Phone 8 to partners at Nokia, the new handset would include the bellow features:
*Support for multi-core processors
*New screen resolutions (4 total, no more specifics)
*Removable microSD card storage (!!)
*NFC radio support, including…
*Carrier branded and controlled “Wallet experience”
*A “dedicated companion application” to replace the current Zune application for PC sync.
*Microsoft is expecting 100,000 apps in the Marketplace at time of Windows Phone 8 launch
*Native code support for app developers
*Support for app-to-app communication
*A revamped Skype client “that hooks directly into the OS”
*A “lens app” for camera applications, allowing camera skinning or overlays with viewfinders
“DataSmart” – a feature to simplify tracking of data usage.
*A proxy server to feed pages to IE10, using server-side compression, reducing data needs by 30%
*Native BitLocker encryption
Convert MKV to Windows Phone 8 to watch MKV movies on Windows Phone 8 freely
With the wide support of video file formats like 3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .m4v, .mbr, and .wmv on Windows Phone 7, you can freely watch HD videos on WP7 at your will. Just like WP7, the WP8 would also support various video file formats for you to watch various videos on WP8 freely. But if you want to play and watch HD MKV movies on WP8, you would have to use a MKV to WP8 converter which could help you easily convert HD MKV videos to WP8 friendly videos and then enable you to watch HD MKV movies on WP8 as you like.
Can’t wait to try to convert HD MKV movies to WP8 and enjoy MKV movies on your portable WP8? Check the following brief guide on how to convert MKV to WP8 with ease:
* Download the MKV to WP8 converting program online firstly. For your convenience, download links are provided bellow
* After downloading, install this program and add your source DVD content to this program for processing.
* Click the Profile frame to choose output profile format for your WP8, like MP4 or 3GP. As the WP8 provides four different screen resolutions, you could reset output profile parameters like video size, bit rate, aspect ratio, etc. to meet your WP8 more exactly.
* Hit the convert button to start converting.
After the conversion, you could now import the converted DVD movies to your WP8 via USB or other devices. Then, you could freely play and watch DVD movies on WP8.
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