Last week at the developer summit, Microsoft formally announced the new Windows Phone 8, which would have a lot of new features including support for new hardware, expandable storage and new screen resolutions. It also comes with tighter integration with Windows 8 which is also slated for release later this year. Microsoft also confirmed that current Windows phone users wont be getting the WP8 update instead they would be getting 7.8 update.
Apart from this Microsoft also announced the availability of Windows Phone and marketplace in many countries, 180 to be precise. Here is the list of all the countries where Windows Phone 8 will make an entry later this year.