Acer to join the Windows Phone 7 party
It's been rumored and speculated in the past that Acer was going to start playing with Windows Phone 7 and that looks to be confirmed now.
In an interview with Mobilized, Acer CEO Gianfranco Lanci detailed their plans and reasoning behind the move:
That's it. No word on where they're at, carriers or what quarter we should expect their debut. Since Acer has had little luck in the U.S., we're skeptical we'll ever see it here. And did he say the same customization than Android? We wonder if Acer has seen WP7 yet.
Speaking of "A" names, we're curious if the folks at Asus have made their minds up yet?
Source: Mobilized; via MobileCrunch
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