Video of Windows Phone 8 GDR3 in action surfaces


Today we’re able to bring you a video of the forthcoming Windows OS update being demoed. The video comes from a user on WPCentrals forums, called xs2k, who provided the site with a copy of the system.

The video shows the OS being used and also shows various features, which confirms the authenticity of the system.

Features in the GDR3 update which have been confirmed are:

  • Custom sounds for text, voice mail, e-mail, and reminders (not seen in this build of GDR3)
  • Restore over Wi-Fi when you reset your phone
  • Huge amount of work on Bluetooth with various vehicles and devices
  • Driving Mode
  • Screen rotation lock
  • ‘X’ to close out apps in multitasking
  • Icon for multitasking apps
  • General performance improvements
  • 1080P Display support (for new devices)
  • Support for new Qualcomm chipsets


Source – WPCentral

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