Zune HD Facebook App Gives us Preview of WP7 Apps

At last, the Facebook application for the Zune HD has been released. It has elements of the Metro interface that Microsoft is utilizing on Windows Phone 7 Series devices, and so looking at the this rendition of Facebook, we can get a sense for how other apps would look on WP7.

FB Zune 2

As you can see, the Facebook app makes use of the Metro UI application bar on the bottom of the screen. This area shows you commonly used menu items, though you can slide it up to reveal more advanced options.

FaceBook ZuneHD

In this view we can see the use of large numbers in a plain font…a style that is used commonly in the Windows Phone 7 Series interface.

(via: MobileTechWorld)

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Brandon is a graduate from the Villanova School of Business, located near Philadelphia, PA. He's been a technology writer since 2002, and, in 2005, became Editor-in-Chief of Pocketnow, a then Windows Mobile-focused website. He has since helped to transition Pocketnow into a top-tier smartphone and tablet publication. He's so obsessed with technology that he once entered a candle store and asked if they had a "new electronics" scent. They didn't.