Windows Mobile 6.5 Review: There's No Excuse For ThisJohn Herrman10/06/09 3:01amFiled to: ReviewWindows mobile 6.5 reviewWindows Mobile 6.5Windows phoneMicrosoftWinmowindows mobile 6.1windows mobile 7WindowsSoftwareSmartphonesTopFeatureworstmodo2151EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkI really didn't want to beat up on WinMo here, because at this point it just feels tired. But man, come on Microsoft, you're giving me no choice. Windows Mobile 6.5 isn't just a letdown—it barely seems done.We've been watching Windows Mobile 6.5—or Windows Phone, as Microsoft is sometimes calling it—for months, since Jesus first laid his thumbs on it back in February. We even taught you how to install developer builds! The final version I got for testing, though, was almost identical to the builds we saw so many months ago. This means two things: That we already know what it's going to look like and how it's going to work; and that no, it's nowhere near the upgrade that Windows Mobile needs to be even remotely interesting.