A Verizon spokesperson confirmed Americaâ€™s largest carrier will not be selling any Windows Phone 7 handsets this year, and had no definite plans for 2011 either.
Despite a so-called â€œsolid relationshipâ€ according to Verizon spokeswoman Brenda Raney, Verizon Wireless will not be offering a device running Windows Phone 7 this year.Â She went on to say that the company will â€œprobably release a phone in 2011â€.
Like Verizon, Sprint confirmed support but not definite plans for when their first Windows Phone 7 will be made available.
Microsoft declined to say which carriers would bring out the phones and when, but said in a statement â€œVerizon continues to be a key Windows Phone partner going forward.â€
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