Microsoft deal with truecaller to Live Caller ID to Windows Phone


The Swedish company says that with the Live caller ID search feature on devices running Lumia Cyan Windows Phone 8.1 and above, users are able to see info of the caller throughout the incoming call even though it’s not been keep in their Lumia device telephone directory. Earlier, the Truecaller app on Windows Phone may only show the information of the call the decisioner once the call.

With version 4.2 of the app for devices running Lumia Cyan Windows Phone 8.1 and higher than, Truecaller for Windows Phone finally offers identical Live caller ID practicality as its android and iOS counterparts, with the Microsoft opening up the restricted API of the platform for the Swedish firm with the declared partnership.

Microsoft says that whereas the new Lumia devices can return preloaded with this feature, the present Lumia users will install the Truecaller app version 4.2 update for Windows Phone 8.1 Lumia Cyan and on top of, beginning thursday, October 16, from the Windows Phone Store.

“We are terribly happy to be able to support Truecaller in delivery this nice practicality globally to Windows Phone for the first time. Our partnership goes back many years and that we have seen that Truecaller could be a very dedicated company targeted on delivering an excellent service for its users,” said Navdeep Manaktala, Head, Applications & Developer ecosystem at Microsoft Mobile Devices and Services.
“Microsoft devices ar used by millions across the world and the openness of the platform allowed us to form one thing completely for its users. we are delighted to be related to Microsoft once more, and be able to offer the distinctive Live caller ID operation feature to the users. Truecaller could be a wide used app and with this distinctive service our endeavor is to require Microsoft Device users’ experience to future level,” the next Nami Zarringhalam, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Truecaller.