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Windows Phone 7 launch will be exclusive to AT&T in the US

By Emil
Oct 1, 2010
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  1. AT&T will be the exclusive carrier for Windows Phone 7 when it launches in the US. "Microsoft will receive the marketing support of AT&T, which will be the initial exclusive US carrier to sell the Windows Phone 7 smartphones," according to The Wall Street Journal. AT&T will initially ship three Windows Phone 7 handsets: one from Samsung, LG, and HTC.

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  2. Well looks like I won't get one for a while such a fail launch on a fail network the phone is already crippled
     
  3. 9Nails

    9Nails TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,197   +171

    That sound, its not people cheering, it's air being released from the party baloons...

    pbtpbtpbtpbt...
     
  4. treeski

    treeski TS Evangelist Posts: 935   +164

    Keep in mind this is just at launch, and this is just in the US. WP7 will spread to more carriers the following year.
     
  5. gwailo247

    gwailo247 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,011   +18

    Why would you do that? If iPhone owners complain about anything its AT&T, why go the same route?
     
  6. Seriously, this is a major fail because AT&T is overwhelmed. They should have a simultaneous launch with T-Mobile. I was looking forward to this but Im not going back to AT&T.
     
  7. PanicX

    PanicX TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 669

    Whoever AT&T has negotiating these contracts has got to be the most persuasive bastard alive.
     
  8. tengeta

    tengeta TS Enthusiast Posts: 612

    Well hey, my interest just went from minimal to none.
     
  9. Burty117

    Burty117 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,765   +534

    haha! this made me chuckle since I was thinking the exact same thing :)
     

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