Microsoft is developing a Windows 10 ROM that can be flashed onto Android devices to easily convert them to Windows Phones.
As part of its announcements surrounding the upcoming launch of Windows 10
, Microsoft also mentioned that Xiaomi, an up and coming Chinese smartphone company, is currently testing Windows 10 for phones on its Mi4 flagship.
While that may sound like a new partnership between the two companies, Xiaomi emphatically denied that that was the case. In fact something even more interesting is taking place.
According to a report from TechCrunch
, citing unnamed sources, as well as Microsoft’s own statements, the Windows maker is developing an image of Windows 10 for phones that can be easily flashed onto Android devices, essentially transforming the device into a Windows Phone on the spot.