The two companies have reportedly sent orders for smartphones to Apple’s main manufacturer Foxconn.
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According to Digitimes, Foxconn has received orders from both Microsoft and Amazon for devices scheduled to be launched next year.
The report also states that Microsoft and Amazon’s handsets will have a limited initial production.
Earlier this month, The Wall Street Journal reported that Microsoft is working with component Foxconn on a smartphone with a display between four and five inches.