WPCentral

WPCentral
$0.99
2025 reviews
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Publisher

Jay Bennett

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Download size

3 MB

Last updated

7/21/2014

Version

4.5.4.720

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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The official app of wpcentral.com, your guide to everything your Windows Phone 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 Windows Phone news when pinned to your start screen.
Not sure whether to spend your money on that latest game? Find the review on WPCentral, 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 WPCentral to keep up to date on the latest news about the platform, including what’s being announced for future updates.
WPCentral for Windows 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 WPCentral 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
- Implementation of the Mobile Nations passport system for forums and comments - now possible to sign in with Microsoft account etc
- Pull to refresh added to the main news list
- 1080p high definition support on all pages (note that landscape support has now been removed to allow for this scaling - apart from on the image viewer)
- Custom notification sound for notifications from WPCentral (requires WP8 update 3 or higher)
- Improved scrolling performance of article listings
- Fixed the issue where images would not load in the WPCentral forums
- Swiping through forums pages starts at either the top or the bottom now depending on the direction of swipe
- Cleaned up some unrequired code to optimise performance
- Fixed a bug where loading from toasts would fail
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Reviews

  • by Arnaud 7/29/2014
    Best app for Windows phone news
  • by Parag 7/29/2014
    Thanks for make it..
  • by Jared 7/29/2014
    Such a great app!
  • by Anubhav 7/28/2014
    I'm addicted to this app! Thank you guys! You're very helpful!
  • by Fausto 7/27/2014
    Great app, but needs landscape mode(screen rotation)
  • by Sean 7/27/2014
    Can't delete comments, no user pics, impossible join convos in article comments because there's no way to tell who's talking to whom. Not even buggy just poorly designed. Use tapatak instead.
  • by Justin 7/27/2014
    Great.
  • by Aaron 7/27/2014
    One of the best apps I have!
  • by Leticia 7/26/2014
    A awesome app for anyone who owns a windows phone. Always up to date with the news. Love this app. Keep up the good work.
  • by Steven P. 7/26/2014
    The right reader for staying up to date