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Build Immersive App Experiences

Build Immersive App Experiences

Live Tiles and notifications provide extra content for your app experience.

Leverage familiar development skills and help keep your costs low.

Quick porting of games from other mobile platforms with C/C++ support.

Reach More People

Reach More People

Sell your apps to the world in the Windows Phone Store — available in 191 markets.

Utilize your Windows Phone code to build apps that target millions of Windows devices.

Resources To Increase Revenue

Resources To Increase Revenue

Free trial capabilities that provide a flexible way to demo paid apps and increase purchases.

Support for global currencies in some markets to help make app purchasing easier.

Analytics to help you understand how your app is performing on devices.

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      The flexible and powerful Windows Runtime platform can do what you need it to—anything from building a universal Windows app to turning your website or mobile app into a Windows Phone reality.

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