Surface Phone is the first smartphone from Microsoft featuring its latest Windows Phone 8. With the launch of Surface Tablet last month it was clear that Redmond giant wants to enter hardware business. Surface phone will feature a 4.3-inch HD display with the resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It will be powered by dual core processor and 1GB RAM. Other main features of Surface Phone are Windows Phone 8, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0, LTE mobile connection and NFC technology. There is no official confirmation from Microsoft but rumors are that Surface Phone will be launched during Q1 of 2013. Surface Phone is a great concept and hardware looks impressive. Stay tuned for more updates or follow @harrym20 on Twitter.
Update : New rumors suggest that Microsoft is working on a 6-inch Phablet featuring latest Windows Phone 8 OS. It is expected to launch sometime during Q4 of 2014.
Update : According to a senior member of Microsoft Research team, the Redmond giant is developing a new smartphone that will last up to 7 days on a single charge.