A team leader at Microsoft China says Redmond's expecting more than 30 phones running Windows Mobile 6.5 before the end of the year.

When you take into account all of the major manufacturers -- HTC, Samsung, LG, Acer, Sony Ericsson, Toshiba and HP -- that number's not all that far-fetched, especially if you take into account WinMo 6.1 phones that will receive upgrades.

Digitimes via Engadget