Cortana voice service will run on WP8 OS smartphones
The new personal assistant named Cortana is one of the most interesting features of the platform Windows Phone 8.1 OS. Microsoft realized premiere a few days ago, and Nokia introduced the first three models with her face Lumia 630, 635 and 930. Now we understand that it is not necessary to buy a new device with WP 8.1 OS, to take advantage of Cortana. Nokia has now officially confirmed that the voice service will be available to all devices on the market that operate with Windows Phone 8 OS. Owners will have to be patient before obtaining the necessary software update, which is expected to happen in the summer. Thus Cortana will become an integral part of not only the functionality of smartphones Lumia, but the devices of other companies with WP8 OS. The service is designed as a direct competitor to the popular offerings like Google Now and Siri of Apple. Thanks to this Microsoft hopes to continue to shorten the distance of the two largest mobile platforms in the industry and attract more interest among consumers to it. In the coming months, Microsoft will also launch and distribution of WP 8.1 OS to other smartphones on the market.