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    Some good news

    Windows Phone has increased its market share in Britain by 240 per cent, year-on-year. Windows Phone users now make up six per cent of the British smartphone market, compared with 2.4 per cent the year before.

    Windows Phone UK user base rises 240 per cent year-on-year | Mobile content industry news | Mobile Entertainment
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    Thats pretty impressive. Still can't say i see many WP devices out and about though.
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    Since launch, I've still probably seen less than 10 WPs out in the real world. Those I do know are on WP7, in fact one is waiting on his Lumia 800 to arrive this week - switching from Android.
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    Great news I see them all over the place, even Charity and Ashley on the soap Emmerdale have Nokia lumias, lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by TGBmark1234 View Post
    Since launch, I've still probably seen less than 10 WPs out in the real world. Those I do know are on WP7, in fact one is waiting on his Lumia 800 to arrive this week - switching from Android.
    you friend should consider a return and get a 720!
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    Here in VN, in this Lunar's new year I can see lot of Lumia920 with people while taking photos :D
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    That's an interesting statistic. I actually saw quite a few Windows Phones in France last fall. More than I expected to see.
    Check out the great deals on Windows Phone Accessories: http://store.wpcentral.com
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    Quote Originally Posted by Huime View Post
    you friend should consider a return and get a 720!
    Yeah, probably. He considered the 820, but with 7.8 on the 800 there isn't a decent reason for a regular user to worry about the extra step to WP8.
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    I saw someone with a black 8x yesterday on the bus yesterday. I think he also noticed my blue one.

    Device: O2 HTC Windows Phone 8X 16Gb
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    Quote Originally Posted by morpheus1982 View Post
    I saw someone with a black 8x yesterday on the bus yesterday. I think he also noticed my blue one.
    You're referring to your phone here aren't you? (Sorry, couldn't resist).
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    I've only ever seen one person since the WP7 launch with a Windows Phone here in Australia. It was a matte black Lumia 800, I loved it. Found out soon after about the Lumia 920 and bought it as soon as it was released.

    Hopefully more people do the same thing as they get more popular. I think I may have persuaded a few people into a Windows Phone already judging by the reactions I get from people when I whip out my Lumia 920. I never thought a phone could get so much attention from the general public.
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    I've only ever once seen a Windows Phone and it was some guy using a L900 on the tube!

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