Windows Phone’s developer base is shrinking, similar to the person base itself, and Microsoft isn’t prepared to do anything else to prevent this from going down, as the corporate itself admitted that no new telephones and options are on the radar for its cellular platform.
The newest two devs to wave good-bye to Windows telephones are two other banks, either one of which is able to proceed to concentrate on Android and iOS as a result of that is the place the long run on cellular appears to be.
Banks switching to Android and iOS
First of all, it’s Brazilian financial institution Nubank, which says good-bye to Windows Phone as a result of Microsoft is now not supporting the platform. What’s even worse is that whilst generally builders leaving Windows telephones level customers to their cellular internet sites, Nubank can’t do this as it lacks this type of portal optimized for cellular gadgets.
And 2d of all, it’s Turkish financial institution Türkiye İş Bankası, additionally recognized as “the Turkish Bank for Foreigners and Expats,” which has decided to concentrate on Android and iOS completely beginning with March 2018.
Unfortunately for Windows telephone diehards who had been nonetheless the use of those apps, now not a lot will also be finished at this level, and with out app reinforce, their simplest alternatives are to test their financial institution accounts from a desktop PC or transfer to Android or iOS.
The latter is the most rational step for the majority of Windows telephone customers who nonetheless keep on with the platform, as at some point, all builders will transfer to Android and iOS.
Windows 10 Mobile will proceed to obtain safety updates till mid-2019, and after achieving EOL, the platform’s going be useless for just right. Microsoft is thought to be running on a brand new cellular software which may be the legendary Surface Phone, however on this case, there’s a large probability that the running device powering it received’t be Windows 10 Mobile, however the complete model of Windows 10, in all probability in ARM garments.