Windows Phone 7.8 update release details revealed
WM Power User

Waiting for Microsoft to release the Windows Phone 7.8 upgrade for your old handset? If a post on the Windows Phone Italy Facebook page is to be believed, it will soon become available with a number of new features, which include a new Start screen, Rooms, and Xbox Music. As for when it will arrive exactly, they say it will be "in the coming weeks."

What Else You Need To Know

  • Windows Phone 7.8 a software upgraded that is meant to be rolled out for devices running versions 7.0 and 7.5 of the Windows Phone software.
  • Windows Phone is currently on version 8 codename Apollo, which is available on a number of devices from the likes of Nokia, Samsung, HTC, Huawei, and Alcatel.

Other sources

Windows Phone Italy apparently never heard that loose lips sink ships - Alan F., Phone Arena  
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Digital Trends
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