One of the alleged employees of Microsoft has leaked some information and features about Windows Phone 8.2.

As per his revealed information, it seems that the another bigger update is around.

To get more information on the features, check out this blog.


Recently, Microsoft has officially launched Windows Phone 8.1 that comes with some incredible features to make people feel wow. However, another bigger update seems to be around as Microsoft’s employee has revealed Windows Phone 8.2 features.

Recently, a long-time Microsoft employee has revealed some features of the Windows Phone 8.2 update that is currently under development.

The suspected employee is the part of Microsoft’s core operating system group and he works on Windows Phone, Windows, Windows Server, Xbox One and new stuff, as per the Reddit thread. Among all the new features that Windows Phone 8.2 is expected to have support for video calling services other than Skype.

When it comes to talk about WP 8.2 features, it will also have a feature that enables close friends and family members to send text messages even when the device’s Do Not Disturb mode is turned on. Some major contacts will be able to get a call through in this mode if they call three times.

Once the all new OS arrives, the users will be able to change the default messaging application. Moreover, Facebook currently is a part of the messaging hub, but it will be removed from the app as a default option. The employee of the Microsoft also leaked that Facebook is working on an app for Windows Phone.

The company also has a wonderful plan in order to fulfill the gap between Google Search and Bing, but there were not huge details about this. In the next six months, Xbox One will get background tasks and music, according to the sources.

Furthermore, Windows Phone 8.2 updated will be declared in the upcoming 8 to 10 months as per the thread. The company is looking forward for bringing its new updates every 6-8 months whereas the major update will be declared after every one or two years.

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