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Windows Phone 8

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Windows Phone 8
Preliminary name
Kernel version NT 8.0
CPU architecture ARM
Release date October 29, 2012
Support end January 12, 2016
Preceded by Windows Phone 7
Succeeded by Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8 was the first version of Windows Phone to be built on the NT kernel, merging Windows 8 and Phone ecosystems into one. It was released on October 29, 2012.


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Some of these top named apps are available for Windows Phone 8:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • WhatsApp
  • Flickr
  • Vine
  • Kik Messanger
  • Tumblr
  • Skype
  • Google
  • Office
  • Instagram (currently in beta)


  • Snapchat (Unofficial)
  • Wikipedia
  • 6tag (Instagram Client)
  • YouTube (blocked by Google)