This afternoon the very first Windows Phone 7 handsets went on sale in New Zealand with more countries in Europe and Asia Pacific like Australia, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Singapore, Spain and the UK joining the mix tomorrow, and dropping in the U.S. starting on November 8th.
Congrats to Jourdan Templeton on his purchase of the first Windows Phone 7!
Microsoft has teamed up with Capital FM in London to promote and sell the devices at Orange’s Oxford Street store tomorrow. Capital FM show presenters Jonny Vaughan and Lisa Snowdon will be heading to store and will be offering prizes to those in store from 10am.
Microsoft will be handing out a number of freebies to those wishing to get a WinP7 device tomorrow morning.
WP7 apps truly extend the phone’s new design and ability to integrate and organize the things that matter. Hundreds of app and games have posted to Windows Phone Marketplace and Zune over the past few days, on pace to deliver more that 1000 by the time phones become available in the U.S.