Microsoft has, in recent years, maintained an annual cycle for launching new products in its Surface range and 2019 is no exception. So on 3 October it will reveal its latest tablets, laptops and other devices and you can catch the unveilings live.
At a glance:
- What: New Microsoft Surface devices
- When: 10am EDT (3pm GMT) on 3 October
- How: On Microsoft’s website or on Twitter
We already know most of what to expect and the latest leaked images – via @evleaks – appear to confirm rumours that Microsoft will launch a Surface Pro 7, two Surface Laptop 3 models and a Surface 7 tablet with an ARM processor instead of the usual Intel chip. That could be a rival the latest iPad Pro.
It may also show off a dual-screen device that it has been working on, codenamed Project Centaurus. That might not get an official launch: it could be a progress update. We’ll have to wait and see.
When is the Microsoft Event start time?
The event is happening on Wednesday 3 October 2019 at 10am EDT. That’s 3pm in the UK and 4pm in Europe.
Where can I watch the Surface Event live stream?
What else will Microsoft talk about?
It’s possible we’ll get a look at the cut-down version of Windows, which could be called Windows Lite. This might run on the rumoured ARM-based tablet, but could also be used on other tablets and might well be positioned to rival iPad OS and Google’s Chrome OS.
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We’ll be covering the event to bring you all the news, just in case you can’t follow it live.