In a stunning frequently about-face , Microsoft decided to stick a fork in the field of mobile phones for youth-oriented Kin mail, remain less than two months after the handsets slashed in the sale and only two days after Verizon’s price on the devices.
Rumors were swirling a week and two Kin Kin, a pair of QWERTY phones for young people, social networking-savvy users of mobile phones, its sales disastrously low, with estimates as low as 500 units only .
Microsoft did not give exact Dell latitude d520 battery sales figures for both Kins, but on Monday, Verizon Wireless slashed the two-year contract price of the formerly $99 Kin Two in half, while the Kin One saw a 40 percent price cut, to just $29 with service.
Reportedly in development for years, is the help of two sliders touchscreen sale from early May to mediocre to bad reviews reviews.The doubtful about the first $ 99 and $ 49 price are welcomed two-year contract items caused problems from the get-go, and Microsoft is now with another major drawback in the mobile market to be like apple’s iPhone and Google android phones seems up
Microsoft has always at least one trick up his sleeve ,as far as wireless is concerned: The first Windows 7 Phone handsets are due in the fall, and from what we saw at a preview event back in February, the reboot of Microsoft’s touchscreen OS looks both powerful and promising.