Microsoft has released the much awaited Windows Phone 8.0 SDK which is now available for download from the Microsoft Download Centre.
The Windows Phone 8 SDK allows the developers to develop Windows Phone Apps and games targeting the Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) platforms.
The download is available as a web installer and iso download. The download file size is approximately 1.6 GB and includes the necessary files or software’s like Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Phone etc. for the Windows Phone 8 development.
The Windows Phone 8.0 SDK requires you to have Windows 8 or Windows 8 Pro and the Windows Phone 8 Emulator requires a processor that supports Second Level Address Translation (SLAT).
The Windows Phone SDK 8 also includes other tools like Emulators and profiling tools to help you develop a better Windows Phone App.
Download the Windows Phone 8.0 SDK from the Microsoft Download Centre and kick start your Windows Phone 8 development.