Microsoft has announced a special Surface hardware event that will take place on September 22. The company has started sending media invites for the hardware event. This event will be online-only, where we can see Microsoft will talk about the devices and Windows 11 OS.
However, Microsoft has not revealed the list of devices it will unveils at the upcoming event. There are rumors that Surface Duo 2 smartphone and the successor to Surface Book 3 laptop and a refreshed Surface Pro are likely to come.
New Surface Hardware Launch Event by Microsoft
The Microsoft Surface event is on September 22 at 11 AM ET (8:30pm IST). According to the reports, the software giant will talk about the devices and Windows 11 at the event.
At the event, Microsoft will unveil the Surface Duo 2 Android-powered, dual-screen smartphone will come with some improvements from the original Surface Duo that was launched in October 2019 at a price tag of around Rs. 1,02,200.
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Surface Duo 2 will have same dual-screen design which has two OLED displays and a 360-degree hinge mechanism. There will be some significant software improvements. The listings on benchmark site says the device will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, 5G support and Androdi 11.
Moreover, the company is also expected to bring the successor of Surface Book 3. It might be called as Surface Laptop Pro. It will see some major redesigning that brings non-detachable 14-inch display.
Apart from this, the company is speculated to bring new Surface Pro model. The event by Microsoft is taking place just before the availability of Windows 11 set for October 5. Earlier this year, Microsoft launched its refreshed Surface Pro 7 Plus, but it was only for businesses.
The event will be live on Microsoft website and on the official YouTube channel on September 22 at 11 AM ET.