Welcome to new Windows Phone Store!!

Today Windows Phone team has announced the changes to Windows Phone Marketplace and this has been officially renamed to “Windows Phone Store”.   Read the Windows Phone team announcement blog.

Here is how the new phone store will look like


the shiny new default home page



Find my phone


Just for comparison below I have given – how marketplace looked before . Hope you notice the changes in top navigation menu’s.

  1. Marketplace is renamed to ‘Apps & Games’
  2. More improved search

  3. News feature – about latest windows phone related announcements and news

  4. Features and Phones

Screenshot – Old marketplace



and new store icons aligned with Windows Store.

wp7 store


You can visit the new website @ http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us

and old marketplace @ http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-IN/