Photos Companion lets users transfer photos directly from phone to PC via Wi-Fi network. However, both devices must use the same Wi-Fi network to allow the transfer process to occur.
The Photos Companion app will be for users who do not want or do not have to access OneDrive, because OneDrive offers similar capabilities. In addition, this application is intended to encourage consumers more often use the Photos feature on the PC.
Previously outstanding video featuring a Surface Pen integration that works on Lumia phones, supporting rumors related to Microsoft's plans to bring the smartphone in Surface line.
However, Microsoft is expected to deny having such plans, especially to have the prototype, although the video has been widely circulated.