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Offline Pako777

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when will there be support for windows phones?
« on: November 10, 2017, 04:10:58 PM »
iv  been using avast for the past 10 years and i wish there will be support for windows phones as some of us are using them but we are not carted for ....Thank you its just a suggestion

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Re: when will there be support for windows phones?
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2017, 04:54:07 PM »
This question has been asked before.

I believe the answer was not at this time as the windows phone market share was too small to consider it at that time.

If anything I believe it is even smaller now less than 1% and in one market share as low as 0.1% in the Q1 of 2017 https://www.idc.com/promo/smartphone-market-share/os.  I'm sure you can find other market share results if you search.
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Re: when will there be support for windows phones?
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Re: when will there be support for windows phones?
« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2017, 10:17:36 PM »
Even Microsoft dropped support for its phones...
https://www.theverge.com/2017/10/9/16446280/microsoft-finally-admits-windows-phone-is-dead

The irony in all of this is that win8 and its tiles (and what we still have in win10) was I believe to make windows phone more popular/familiar with touch screen usage. It never caught on.
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