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Windows Phone 7 : Mango update features revealed!

The features of the ‘Mango‘ update of the Windows phone 7 which would be the next major release of Windows phone [version 7.5]  have been revealed through the podcast of Ryan and Travis Lowdermilk from the Windows Phone Dev Podcast.

The revealed features will sure excite Windows Phone 7 users.

  • Bing Audio – identifies songs by listening to music
  • Bing Vision – which will provide barcode scanning and Camera assisted search
  • Turn-by-turn navigation in Bing Maps
  • SMS Dictation support in messaging
  • On-device podcast support

Take a look at these screenshots…

Image credits to: Windows Phone Dev Podcast

Bing Audio

Bing Vision:

Bing Maps,Turn by turn navigation:

SMS Dictation:



Sure are a handful of new features to the next major release of Windows Phone 7.Don’t forget to listen to the original podcast here to find out lot more.


What do you think of these new features?Share your thoughts in comments…

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