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It was previously 20MB

Windows Phone 7 and 8 users can now download files up to 50MB, which is more than double the previous cap.

Microsoft had previously implemented a data cap of 20MB for over-the-air downloads of games and apps on a cellular connection. This applied to both Windows Phone 7 and Windows Phone 8 users.

However, it looks like the company quietly increased that cap to 50MB. It's unclear when this happened exactly, but those with Windows Phone 7 or 8 can now download larger files over their cellular network.

Last month, Google said it wouldn't develop dedicated apps for Windows 8 or Windows Phone 8 because of a lack of demand. More specifically, it won't develop Gmail or Drive dedicated apps.

Source: Windows Phone Central



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By DukeN on 1/22/2013 10:59:41 AM , Rating: 0
Only thing lamer than this stupid cap is the last paragraph.

We have folks with 6GB and 10-20GB data plans here in Canada. 50MB OTA cap is fine if you live in a place with Neanderthal data networks, but in the modern world that's just ridiculous.




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