It's hard to get excited about using the Windows Phone operating system instead of Android or Apple's iOS. There's a long list of official apps that can't be downloaded, including YouTube, Snapchat, Dropbox and Lyft.
To date, most Windows Phones have come from
The 5-inch HTC One M8 is among the best smartphones on the market, along with Samsung’s
Why would someone choose Windows over Android?
Microsoft's selling points include Cortana, a digital assistant that rivals Apple's Siri, and easy separation of personal and work data on the device. Live tiles offer significant customization on the home screen, and sometimes more information in a quick glance than on Android. Windows also promises to take on "the chores of battery, data and storage management and keying in passwords for known Wi-Fi networks."
For those wanting the newest and coolest apps, Windows is probably not the right choice.