Microsoft (MSFT -1.1%) says its OS for Windows phones may capture more than 20% of the...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

Microsoft (MSFT -1.1%) says its OS for Windows phones may capture more than 20% of the smartphone market over the next 2 to 3 years, boosted by the new feature-rich Mango due for release in Oct. Gartner and IDC aren't too far off from the firm's bold claim, predicting MSFT's smartphone OS market share will be close to 20% by 2015 - up from 4.2% in 2010.