RUMOR: Microsoft Building Their Own Phone For Windows Phone 8 OS

Posted Oct 2, 2012

Earlier this year, Microsoft revealed that they would be building their own hardware for the Surface tablet.  Now there are rumors surfacing that Microsoft is working with hardware partners to build a Microsoft-branded handset to support Windows Phone 8.  The details about the device were not revealed, but WPCentral sources said that the hardware already exists and is testing and has some unique features compared to the current line-up Windows Phone 8 handsets.