The release of “Windows 10X” is still a long way off, but if you want to use this OS with a new dual screen device, you need to wait a little longer.
By: Sarah Tew / CNET
Panos Panay, Chief Product Officer [CPO] for "Windows" and devices at Microsoft, said May 4,Company blogThen, “ to be released in MayWindows 10 May 2020 UpdateAfter discussing some of the new features that will be released as part of ", we will move on to the development status of Windows 10X and say that the OS will be released first for traditional single-screen devices.
“The world is about a new category of vision for dual-screen Windows devicesShow offIt is in a completely different situation than it was in October 2019. ”[Panay]
Panay said, "We designed Windows 10X with flexibility in mind, which gives our customers the power of the cloud to help them work, learn and play in new ways. It enabled us to work towards a single-screen Windows 10X device that we leveraged. " "Although the first version of Windows 10X that will be delivered to customers will work with such single-screen devices," he said. The company is currently determining the "appropriate timing to bring onboard devices to the market."
2-screen device "Surface Neo"
By: Sarah Tew / CNET
Designed with dual screen and portability in mindWindows 10XWill be an updated version of Windows in that it can run existing Windows apps, including legacy "Win32" apps, and enjoy the benefits of a newer form factor.
In October, Microsoft2-screen device "Surface Neo","Surface Duo" based on "Android"Along with that, we announced Windows 10X. Surface Neo was supposed to be released during the 2020 holiday season, but according to ZDNet in the US, the launch of Windows 10X devices with dual screens such as "Surface Neo" will be on the market.Possible after 2021There is.
A person who knew about Microsoft's plan told CNET that Microsoft is reviewing the priority of resource allocation and OS of single-screen devices with the ongoing pandemic of new coronavirus infection [COVID-19] While prioritizing the update of 10X, the development plan for 10X for dual-screen devices such as Surface Neo has been suspended.
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