Windows Central

Windows Central
2290 reviews
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Jay Bennett

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Download size

2 MB

Last updated



Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • phone identity
  • owner identity
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • Proximity
  • movement and directional sensor
  • speech
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • camera
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Supported languages (1)

English (United States)
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The official app of, your guide to everything your Windows devices can offer. Read news, tips, comments, app & game reviews wherever you go.
With live tile support, you can be up to date on the latest Microsoft & Windows news when pinned to your start screen.
Not sure whether to spend your money on that latest game? Find the review on Windows Central, check out screenshots or watch the video review, then go directly to the marketplace from within the app to start the download. You can then jump straight back into Windows Central to keep up to date on the latest news about the platform, including what’s being announced for future updates.
Windows Central for Phone features:
•Read home, reviews, apps, games, tips & developers sections 
•Live tiles for the latest headlines
•Toast notifications
•Full comment functionality
•Watch videos and view pictures posted in each article 
•Full search for any previous articles, including by section 
•Search through YouTube videos from the site 
•Deep links to the marketplace with articles featuring other apps 
•Listen to the latest podcast on your device through the app 
•Clean, simple, customisable user interface design and great user experience
•Sharing of articles through E-mail, SMS, Twitter and Facebook
•Full integration with the forums
•Custom app and tile accents
•Lock screen wallpaper support

The available trial is ad-supported with ALL features available. You can opt to purchase the app if you wish to remove adverts
Build 1023:
- Fixed a bug that broke notifications and live tile
- Rebranding update to Windows Central
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  • by Hunter 10/24/2014
    One of my most used apps
  • by Shaifudin 10/24/2014
    Nice UI, Great updates from the writers. A must have app for WP users.
  • by Thiago 10/23/2014
    A lack Portuguese language support when you buy without fear, please let us include more languages ​​in the application ...
  • by Orwa 10/23/2014
    אחת האפליקציות המוצלחות... והמעוצבות יפה ... גם העדכונים שלצהכתבות מהירה
  • by Chad 10/23/2014
    The content is great. Well worth the money.
  • by Andrew and Mary 10/23/2014
    I love ❤ windows PHONE central everything about it, but I must let it go sad as it may be and welcome in WINDOWS CENTRAL.,
  • by Claus Jul 10/23/2014
    Very very good!
  • by Nguyễn 10/23/2014
  • by David 10/23/2014
  • by Napoleon 10/23/2014
    Best app for news 📰 good work guys keep it up 👆👌