German manufacturer Trekstor has made the decision to crowdfund its previously announced Windows Phone 5.0. The device comes with low-end specs, a mid-range design and all held together powered by an ageing processor which we’ve previously covered here. Show More Summary
Microsoft was very ambitious about its Windows 10 Mobile. The Redmond Giant wanted to create smartphones that can function both as a phone and as a computer. They named this project Continuum, and it was something that kept the world excited for a while in 2015. The idea was great in itself but was not... Read the full article
Background apps and processes are notorious for using up your bandwidth whether on your phone or laptop, and Windows 10 is no exception. There are lots of tools and tricks for limiting bandwidth usage in Windows, and now this one simple setting can be added to that list. Show More Summary
Someone get Officer Big Mac on the phone!
Microsoft has rolled out a November update to PCs and phones running the Windows 10 Creators Update and the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. The main knowledge base article for this is KB4048954, which contains a list of the changes....Show More Summary
The camera (or cameras) in a cell phone have become a major selling point for many people, and there's a hot debate as to which one takes the best pictures and offers the most features. Windows Central forum member BajanSaint69 recently started a thread on our forum asking what phone has the best phone camera....
Microsoft loves mobile, as long as you're using an iOS or Android device. In fact, turning your Android into a Microsoft centric phone is pretty easy. Microsoft's new mobile effort revolves around bringing the best of Windows 10 to Android and iOS. Show More Summary
The last few weeks have been rough for Microsoft and especially Windows Phone users. Microsoft finally admitted that Windows Phone was now just for enterprises and the company will focus on enterprise features. Of course, this didn’t...Show More Summary
Hey everyone, After an incredible 4 years at MSPoweruser, I am leaving the site to work on something new. I have had a fantastic experience covering Microsoft, Windows 10, and Windows Phone over the past few years, and I think it’s time to move on and gain some new skills. When I started off at […] Read More: Goodbye, it has been fun
Continue on PC app allows Insiders running Windows Fall Creators Update to continue their web browsing session from their phone to their Windows PC. Microsoft today released a minor update for Continue on PC app for iOS with lots of speed and reliability improvements. Show More Summary
This week on the Windows Central Podcast: We talk Xbox One X, Razers new phone, the HP Elite x3 and more! We're back with another exciting episode of the Window Central Podcast. This week, Daniel Rubino and Zac Bowden talk Razer's new...Show More Summary
Good, bad or indifferent, we want to hear your thoughts on the new Razer Phone. Razer is a company of great interest to the staff and readers of Windows Central alike. The company has quickly grown to be number one in the charts forShow More Summary
A week ago we reported that Gameloft would be withdrawing support for Dungeon Hunter 5 from Windows Phone, and would no longer be updating the app on that platform. At the time their Community Manager firmly places the blame on Microsoft,...Show More Summary
It's a sad affair, but more people than ever are ditching Windows Mobile and making their ways to Google's popular Android platform. The Lumia 950 is one of the most popular modern Windows phones. So what are the best Android phonesShow More Summary
Some of our core audience is apparently offended by us covering the Razer Phone. Here is why we did it and what comes next. Recently, Windows Central did extensive coverage of the new Razer Phone, which is powered by Android and built for gamers. Show More Summary
The HP Elite x3 happens to be a pretty nice phone if you're into platforms with no future.
A few days ago Google announced that it was expanding the availability of YouTube TV app to big screen devices. YouTube TV normally allows consumers in the US to stream live sports, local and national news on their phone, tablet andShow More Summary
If the latest crop of iPhones has you ditching your old Windows Phone, here's how you bring all your data with you. If you've been using a Windows phone for a while, you no doubt have a considerable amount of data stored on your device, including contacts, calendars, email, messages, favorite apps, music, photos and more. Show More Summary
The HP Elite x3 becomes the first official Windows 10 Mobile handset to support Verizon. Too bad it's 12 months too late. If you're a Verizon customer who loves Windows phone and isn't phased by Microsoft's lack of focus when it comes to Windows 10 Mobile, we have some good news for you. Show More Summary
WhatsApp has updated its Beta app for Windows Phone app to version 2.17.308.0. According to WABetaInfo the update brings along a slew of new emojis. WhatsApp also recently introduced the ability to delete messages from your phone, as...Show More Summary