In the beginning of his career, a tablet device, Microsoft Surface has already tried to use ARM-compatible processors in combination with Windows operating systems, and that long experience had not been very successful because of the dampness of a software ecosystem. Now Windows 10 is much better ready to work with ARM-compatible processors, and a resource Petri reports that Microsoft in the new generation of Surface Pro devices plans to replace Intel Core processors eighth-generation ARM-compatible processor, developed by Qualcomm.
The uniqueness of the situation is that Qualcomm needs to design a special processor for the Surface Pro, given all the requirements Microsoft. A new device of this family will use Windows 10 operating system, and the commitment from Qualcomm should help Microsoft avoid the failures that plagued Windows mobile devices based on ARM-compatible processors.
In addition, the range of processors that can be found in laptops Microsoft Surface the next generation also will expand. In addition to Intel, the Corporation is ready to offer 12-nm hybrid processors AMD Ryzen generation Picasso, which combine the computational core architecture Zen+ and graphics Vega series. Official details about the new products can be announced in October this year.