Microsoft: Putting Windows 10 Inside Android Phones Could Seriously Hurt Google

By | March 20, 2015

Windows 10 Inside Android Phones

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) revealed two days ago that China’s No.1 smartphone vendor, Xiaomi, has signed on to test the Windows 10 Technical Preview. Microsoft will deliver a custom Windows 10 ROM for a select number of Xiaomi M


It makes sense therefore that Nadella would try a backdoor attempt to make more people use Windows 10. Microsoft’s freemium strategy of giving away free software and services is now akin to Google. Mobile advertising is where Microsoft can make up for the lost revenue from giving away free software.


Writer speculates that once Windows 10 gets released in 190 countries this summer, many custom Windows 10 ROMs for different Android phone models could also be available for download. Microsoft is now trying to out-Google Google with its newfreemium strategy.