Microsoft’s Panos Panay, who heads up the Microsoft Surface hardware line, is slated to deliver a keynote address at the corporate’s Future Decoded event Oct. 31 by means of Nov. 1, the place the corporate is predicted to unveil “at least one new gadget,” in response to a report by The Verge this morning.
The timing coincides with the normal fall launch interval for new gadgets in advance of the height vacation buying season. Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet reports that the most certainly product to be unveiled is a successor to the corporate’s Surface Ebook removable pocket book pc, which was initially unveiled in 2015.
Microsoft is looking for its next hit Surface gadget. Surface income has been declining in latest quarters, a development the corporate attributed to the tip of the life cycle for some Surface gadgets, and elevated value competitors. Surface Professional was released in October 2015 together with Surface Ebook, making them ripe for a refresh.
The corporate unveiled its Surface Laptop earlier this year, geared for schooling, delivery with the stripped-down Home windows 10 S working system.
Microsoft positions its Surface lineup in half as steering for third-party hardware makers to display new forms of gadgets and kind elements that may take the market in new instructions.