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Next Microsoft Surface devices could be powered by Windows 10 Cloud

April 28 2017, 01:56 | Alexander Lowe

Microsoft Surface CloudBook with Windows Cloud support rumoured to launch on May 2

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has officially sent out press invites for its next big event, which is scheduled to take place in NY on May 2. The two devices have been around the rumor mill for ages, and it is not expected to make its debut on the event either.

An education-focused Microsoft hardware event is scheduled to happen on May 2.

Many tech analysts believe that Windows 10 Cloud is the final step of Microsoft to stop Google from overtaking them as the number one operating system in the world. If someone with such a handset wants to downgrade back to Windows Phone 8.1, he/she won't be able to bring Windows 10 Mobile back to the phone afterward. The firm floated some early versions of its Windows 10 Cloud OS in January and feelers in the industry suggest that the firm will hold an event codenamed "Bespin" for the OS.

- New actions and insights in Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) that enable you to investigate and respond to network attacks, including sensors in memory, enriched intelligence, and new remediation actions. The laptop is rumored to be the first device running Windows 10 Cloud to hit the market.

Microsoft is a giant of a company. All in all, Windows RT was an ambitious project but ultimately a failure. Larger businesses will likely stand pat with their existing third-party antivirus and endpoint protection software, said Doug Grosfield, president and CEO of Five Nines IT Solutions, a consultancy and Windows 10 customer in Kitchener, Ont.

Fast-forward a few years. Additional features are also added such as Night Mode, better Cortana and Edge browser, and more. Windows Cloud will be Microsoft's take on Google's Chromebooks, which are apparently immensely popular amongst students, schools and other educational organizations. While he and his team are primarily going to talk strategy, the event is also an excellent opportunity to announce new hardware.

The reason behind this is, while Redmond's cloud is available on Android, iOS and MacOS, it is also tightly integrated into Windows 10.

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According to the latest reports, the "Cloudbook" will be using a Snapdragon 835 SoC from Qualcomm, like the one used on the Xiaomi 6 or Xperia XZ Premium. What we know so far is that the ones which are compatible are the Trinity NuAns NEO, the MouseComputer MADOSMA Q601, VAIO Phone Biz, the SoftBank 503 LV, Alcate's Idol 4S, OneTouch Fierce XL, the HP Elite X3 and the Microsoft Lumia 550, 640/640XL, 650, 950/950 XL phones.



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