Rumor: Microsoft, Amazon to Release Smartphones in 2013 Tags: Amazon Smartphones Microsoft Last response: November 30, 2012 9:56 AM in News comments Share exfileme November 28, 2012 4:30:04 PM Foxconn has reportedly received smartphone orders from both Amazon and Microsoft. Rumor: Microsoft, Amazon to Release Smartphones in 2013 : Read more More about : rumor microsoft amazon release smartphones 2013 freggo November 28, 2012 4:34:16 PM The more the better. Competition helps bring prices down and allow developers to clean up OS and App code. robochump November 28, 2012 6:10:45 PM Yes, competition always benefits consumers. Though I wonder which devices Windows 8 phones will cut market share from, Droid or iOS? I am thinking Droid more than iOS. Having a solid 4th option (3rd is BB) will make things more interesting. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer johnbiber November 30, 2012 9:56:14 AM when many other companies are trying their hand on smartphone then why shouldn't they ??? i think microsoft will try..... Mobile Phone Deals Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish !