Windows Phone 8 Bluetooth File transfer works well with Android and Blackberry handsets

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Now that the holy grail of Bluetooth File Transfer between Windows Phones has finally arrived with Windows Phone 8, the question remains whether this feature works between Windows Phones and other handsets, essential given the small market share of the OS.

Gadgethelpline.com has tested the feature between Windows Phones and also more importantly between the HTC 8X and 8S and Samsung Ativ S, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, HTC One X and Sony Xperia T with no problems, as well as a BlackBerry Bold 9790.

The found they could transfer contacts and image, video, music and document files in both directions easily, which is really good news for Windows Phone, which has so far been characterized more by being locked down like the iPhone than being wide open like Android and Windows Mobile before it.

Read more at Gadgethelpline here.

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