Microsoft is reportedly launching next Surface Phone in the year 2017

Microsoft is reportedly launching next Surface Phone in the year 2017

Microsoft is already enjoying the highly accepted Surface brands by the user. Now, Microsoft’s next Surface Phone has reportedly to come with the powers of a computer. Satya Nadella, the Microsoft CEO, has also noted that the production of the phone in partnership with Pegatron has already been started. Nadella also stated that it was company’s mistake to follow the features already developed by other phone makers rather than making its own unique products.

Microsoft’s Surface Phone would run on 64-bit Windows 10 Redstone 3 update

Microsoft’s Surface Phone is reportedly coming with next-gen chip from Qualcomm that is the Snapdragon 835 SoC, and would run on 64-bit Windows 10 Redstone 3 update. This Windows 10 will help the user to convert the phone to a computer just by connecting the phone through a wire to a monitor or TV. A leaked patent image of the phone showed the placement of the headphone-charger port as well as a circular port thought to be made for Surface Pen in the phone.

Rumors are telling that the phone will come by the mid of the next year, i.e. 2017. According to the analysts, the price of the phone would be in the range of $699 to $1100 depending on the variant of the phone. However, Microsoft has still not made any official statement about the launch of the phone as well as its price.

This phone by Microsoft would be one of the strongest competitors by the company for the other tech giants such as Samsung, Apple, Sony, and other companies.

Sources: iTechPost , HNGN

Usman Zafar Paracha

Usman Zafar Paracha is Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutics, in Hajvery University, Lahore, Pakistan.