Digitimes joins the list of sites claiming Microsoft (MSFT) is eying the smartphone market: its...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor
Digitimes joins the list of sites claiming Microsoft (MSFT) is eying the smartphone market: its sources report Mister Softee has tapped contract manufacturer Pegatron to make Window Phone 8 devices that will launch in 1H13. That doesn't sound too different from what BGR and a Chinese site reported earlier this week, though The Verge suggested Microsoft's smartphone plans hinge on Windows Phone 8's Q4 success.