‘Lumia’ Phones, ‘Surface Pro 4’ Grab Eyeballs At Windows 10 Event; ‘Microsoft Band 2’, ‘Surface Book’ Details

‘Lumia’ Phones, ‘Surface Pro 4’ Grab Eyeballs At Windows 10 Event; ‘Microsoft Band 2’, ‘Surface Book’ Details
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Microsoft has launched new set of “Lumia” smartphones, its first ever laptop, a 12.3-inch tablet and an improved fitness tracker at the Windows event. Read on to know more about every product.


As expected, Microsoft has launched a number of products that run on its latest operating system, Windows 10, at its event. Here is a quick look at the devices that were shown at the event.

Surface Pro 4

This new 12.3-inch tablet from Microsoft has the potential to kill laptops. With a display of 5 million pixels, which is 267 pixels per inch, and a Skylake processor, Surface Pro 4 is all set to deliver the best performance with crisp and clear displays. Microsoft also claims that this tablet has the thinnest Gorilla Glass 4 panel ever shipped. The best parts about this tablet is its stylus Surface Pen, which has up to 1024 levels of pressure, and its battery that can last up to a year without charging.

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Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL

New smartphones that run on Windows 10 were also launched at the event: “Lumia 950” and “Lumia 950 XL“. These phones will come to the market with liquid cooling technology, a 20-megapixel primary camera, 4K video, OLED displays, 5th gen optical image stabilization and a fast-charging battery.

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Panos Panay, Surface VP, during the event said, “We want to put Windows in your pocket. If you haven’t thought about these phones, wake up!”

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Surface Book: Two times faster than MacBook Pro

Microsoft launched its first-ever laptop named “Surface Book” at the Windows 10 event. With 13.5-inch screen, 6 million pixels and a multi-touch trackpad, Microsoft claims that this laptop is two times faster than Apple’s MacBook Pro.

Microsoft Band 2

Second-generation fitness tracker “Microsoft Band 2” was also launched. With Gorilla Glass display and a rubber bracelet, this band has been drastically redesigned. This advanced fitness tracker will be shipped on October 30 but is available for pre-order.

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For more updates on Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 products, detailed information about each device and reviews, keep watching this space.