Microsoft will hold on October 2 in new York presentation for journalists. Most likely, the event will focus on the brand family of Surface devices and the upcoming global update of Windows 10.
We have collected all the rumors and leaks about the autumn event.
Surface Pro 6
Externally, the new tablet Surface Pro will not change: judging by the merged photo will appear only the black version of the case.
USB Type-C is also not worth waiting — charging will occur through the connector Surface Connect. But the updated Intel Core processors up to the eighth generation, and the RAM will be replaced with modern standard LPDDR4.
Pricing will remain the same, the younger version of the c Core m3 and 4+128 GB of memory will cost 799 dollars.
Laptop Surface 2
With the second generation notebook with keyboard of Alcantara similar situation: no USB Type-C, but there is fresh Intel chips and black colour variation Graphite instead of Gold. Disappear with 4 GB of RAM, the cheapest version will be Intel Core i5-8250U, 128 GB SSD and 8 GB of RAM.
The Surface Pro 6, and Laptop 2 will work out of the box on Windows 10 in S mode with free upgrade to Windows 10 Home.
Surface Studio 2
Released in 2016, the monoblock will be much more powerful: appeared in Geekbench version with Intel Core i7-7820HQ and 32 GB of memory, scored 4680 points in single-core and 15 915 points in multi-core tests. However, it is unclear why a new device, Microsoft has decided to put last year’s processor.
It is also expected to update Nvidia graphics and Thunderbolt.
Windows 10 October 2018 Update
In early September, Microsoft announced the next major update of the operating system. It will get more than 700 million devices worldwide.
In the list of changes includes a cloud clipboard history, a dark theme for «Conductor» and an upgrade of the browser Edge. Probably on October 2 in new York, the company will tell about other novelties.
A future update to Windows 10
Next spring should get another update of Windows that was codenamed 19H1. The autumn event is a good opportunity to tell what will happen to users.
Microsoft may announce a further distribution of the design philosophy Fluent Design and tight integration with Windows Android.
Press conference Microsoft will start at 23:00 GMT. The official broadcast of the event will not, but the main news will appear on our website.