I hope this is not true. However, with sites claiming that this information came from Microsoft rep means that it might be the end of the road for Windows Phone users who were waiting (im)patiently for an upgrade to Windows Phone 7 Series.
So, HTC HD2 users, are you ready to give up? If not, this might be the last chance.
Excerpt from Mashable,
Furthermore, according to APC, Microsoft’s general manager for mobile communications business in the Asia-Pacific region, Natasha Kwan, none of the current phones have what it takes.
“Because we have very specific requirements for Windows Phone 7 Series the current phones we have right now will not be upgradable,” she said.
And another relief (if it is), the Windows Phone will be renamed as Windows Phone Classic and Microsoft will continue to support it.