Several reports have revealed exciting details about
Microsoft’s rumoured new hardware, and yet another rumour
claims that Surface Pro 6 will launch next year. The report
adds that the “heavily redesigned” Surface Pro 6 won’t be ready
until mid-2019, and the
low-cost device is believed to be the first one to see
Microsoft’s next-generation powerful Surface Pro lineup is
reportedly called Surface Pro 6, and the company is still
working on the device. The device is internally codenamed
Carmel, and it could be introduced in mid-2019 with a
major redesign, and USB-C is one of the features that
could be finally embraced by Microsoft to stay on a par with
the industry standards.
It’s worth noting that the name which company is planning to
use is not known at this point. No specifics are available on
this redesign either.
Iterative updates for Microsoft Surface Pro and Surface Laptop
In addition, Microsoft is readying new variants of
the Surface Pro and Surface Laptop, and they may be
getting faster Intel 8th-gen processor, but the support for USB
Type C is still uncertain. It appears to be more about the
annual hardware upgrade, and the Surface Laptop with slightly
upgraded hardware could be unveiled in the fall of the year.
It appears that Microsoft is also working on new
Surface-branded accessories, and we may not see a new Surface
dock until late 2019.
And last but not least, it’s believed that Microsoft plans to
launch unveil the Surface
Hub 2 next year, and the
next-generation HoloLens will be unveiled in the first
quarter of 2019. The report also suggests that Microsoft has
codenamed the HoloLens 2 as Sydney.
The Hololens 2 will be cheaper, lighter and better than the
first-generation headset, according to the reports.
At this point, everything is a rumour, so the release date of
Surface Pro 6 and other devices could be could be easily
pushed back should any issue be discovered.
Needless to say, Microsoft is very committed to the company’s
hardware lineup. We’ve also heard that a new Surface tablet
with the 10-inch display could be released later this
The details about Microsoft’s rumoured new Surface Pro 6, new
Xbox console, HoloLens 2 and the
Andromeda mobile device sounds very exciting. Tell us your
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