Integrating with Windows Phone 8

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

In this section, we describe how you can integrate your app with Windows Phone features, hardware, and extensibility.

Features

These features and apps are built into the phone and available to use with your app.

Hardware

There are a number of devices that you can use in your app, like cameras, sensors, and external storage. See the following topics for more info.

Extensibility

You can use extensibility to embed your app into the Windows Phone experience. After you’ve implemented extensibility in your app, a user can launch your app from a variety of built-in apps. See the following topics for more info.