Windows Phone 7.8 features accidentally leaked by Nokia
Nokia has leaked details of Windows Phone 7.8 in a customer survey on its website
Nokia has leaked some of the details of the Windows Phone 7.8 update details on its website.
Many of the features due to be added to devices currently running Windows Phone will include UI tweaks already present on Windows 8 devices, such as resizeable Live Tiles and a new homescreen experience.
Some of these features will be added to Nokia-only devices, others will be added by Microsoft to all handsets, according to the survey.
Unfortunately, the survey is now displaying an error message, insisting we have already completed the survey (we haven't).
However, WMPoweruser was able to go through the survey and it found hints at these additions:
- New homescreen experience with more room for your Live Tiles. Now resizable.
- Set the Bing image of the day as the Lock Screen wallpaper.
- Pocket and child Lock screen Security
- 20 new accent theme colours
- Bluetooth Share (for DRM free media files)
- Cinemagraph add-on to create blend and photo and movie-like animation, creating photos that are alive
- New camera lenses to remove unwanted objects in your photos such as passers-by or people on the edge of the shot the spoil the photo.
- Updated Contacts Transfer application
- Updates Contact Share application
- Ringtone Maker application