The only phone that pulls together your contacts plus Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Windows Live, and Xbox LIVE friends so you can easily follow them and stay connected.
Simply add your existing accounts to tap into your social networks. Check your People Hub to see all of your contacts across your social networks and their status updates all in one place, and add your own posts and comments.
Organize your contacts in groups, pin a group to your Start screen so you can get updates or text, email, or IM the whole group at once.
You are in charge of setting up a guys’ night out. Create a group for your friends and pin it to your Start screen so that you can easily send updates on the plan via text, email or IM.
The first phone where your conversations can flow continuously across text, Windows Live Messenger, or Facebook chat in one place.
Using your phone to chat on Facebook with a friend? Your friend has to leave and this is not a problem. Why? Because you can easily switch to text and pick up where you left off without losing the conversation thread on your phone.
Email is easy on Windows Phone with the ability to link inboxes, search, scan, and filter email, plus support for multiple Exchange Server email accounts, Hotmail, Google Mail, Yahoo! and other popular email providers.
You’ve left the office but you want to stay on top of a key project. With Windows Pho ne at a glance you can see you have new emails and filter to just the urgent messages so you can quickly read and respond.
Photo Tagging and Sharing
The quick way to take photos without having to unlock your phone and share to Facebook with tagging built in.
You’ve got just a second to capture a great moment. With one click of the dedicated camera button you capture the photo, no scrambling to unlock your phone or open a camera app. Not only is face detection, tagging and sharing to Facebook built in, photos are also automatically uploaded to SkyDrive so you can view it on your PC when you get home.
Bring your Start screen to life with glance and go updates not just from your favorite apps but also from your favorite people.
Use Live Tiles to make your next family vacation easier. Pin your house sitter, boarding pass, flight status and weather info right on your Start screen.
Additional Communication Features:
Linked Inbox lets you combine the email accounts you choose according to your preferences. You’ve got your work email account, as well as Google Mail and Hotmail personal accounts. Make it easier to keep up and organize your email by combining your personal inboxes but keeping your work account separate.
Go hands free by using your voice to respond to text messages, run a search query or ask for directions. Want to respond to a text but your hands are tied up? Create and send texts using your voice.
World class touch keyboard with auto suggestions and Quick Correct on the fly. Whether you’re responding to emails, texts or posting an update, the Windows Phone soft keyboard makes typing on your phone easier and faster.
Your personal Live Tile where you can initiate check-ins and post and receive updates on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Windows Live Messenger. You’re out on a cross country bike trip and you want to share updates, photos and check-ins with all of your social circles. Use your Me Tile to share check-ins and updates across Facebook, LinkedIn, Windows Live and Twitter at the same time.
See a list of voicemail messages in your inbox and prioritize which ones you listen to first. You’ve been in meetings all day, you finally get time to go through your voicemail and you’ve got a bunch of messages. Using visual voicemail you can review a list of voicemail messages and then pick and choose the ones that you want to listen to. (Note: Currently only available at AT&T in the US and Orange in France.)