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Microsoft today unveiled their upcoming and the latest mobile operating system, Windows Phone 8, which we all knew as the Apollo. But now it has only been referred as Windows Phone 8.
Windows Phone 8 features lots of new major improvements and redesigned start screen, and lots of new features, enough to make a good challenge to the recently revealed Apple iOS 6.
Windows Phone 8 will support new multi-core devices as well as high-resolution screens including 720p and 1,280 x 768 (WXGA). Microsoft has also added a new wallet feature to go with NFC enabled devices. Only problem is that the current Windows Phone device users wont be able to upgrade to the new WP8. According to the hardware requirements you will have to get a new device to try out this new OS.
New WP8 OS will be released in this fall. Stay tuned for more info.