Microsoft reportedly launching Surface Pro X 2 in fall with new chip and color variant

Microsoft is reportedly planning to refresh its ARM-powered Surface Pro X this fall. Windows Central reports that the Surface Pro X will likely be up to date to incorporate Microsoft’s SQ2 processor, which can probably be based mostly on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G. It’s not clear if this refreshed Surface Pro X will embody 5G assist, however Qualcomm’s newest chip helps the choice for Microsoft to incorporate it.

Microsoft can also be rumored to be engaged on a new color variant for this up to date Surface Pro X, which might see the machine launch in the platinum usually discovered on the Intel-based Surface Pro line. Microsoft launched the Surface Pro X in black final yr, with a black Type Cover. It’s probably we’ll see a wide range of Type Cover colours for this new Surface Pro X to enrich the new platinum variant.

The ARM-based Surface Pro X processor.
Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge

There aren’t any rumors round any design or vital {hardware} modifications past the chip replace, so it’s probably that Microsoft will persist with the thinner and lighter design it introduced last year for the Pro X. The processor alone may assist enhance the efficiency of the Surface Pro X, which struggled with traditional emulated apps.

Microsoft will probably maintain an October Surface occasion to introduce this up to date Surface Pro X, alongside a rumored smaller 12.5-inch Surface Laptop.

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