Windows Phone 8 screenshot gallery covers many new features Summary: Windows Phone 8 is launching soon and even though it looks much like Windows Phone 7.5, there are a number of updates and new features that you can find when you dive into the OS. By Matthew Miller for Smartphones and Cell Phones | October 29, 2012 -- 18:16 GMT (11:16 PDT) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 6 of 85 The lock screen has been modified with more functionality. BTW, do you like my Han Solo Halloween costume? Topics: Mobility, HTC, Microsoft, Reviews, Smartphones, Windows Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.