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Microsoft Lumia 950, 950 XL, Surface Pro 4 and more tipped for October launches again

This fall should see the Redmond-based tech giant refresh its high-end smartphone and “laplet” lineups, as well as revamp the low-cost Microsoft Band and reduce the size of the Xbox One console… all at once. Is it really wise of Microsoft to wait until October for a genuine avalanche of

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Thanks to Qualcomm, $80 quad-core Windows 10 smartphones are possible

Pushed to the wall by MediaTek and Spreadtrum’s low-cost chip competitiveness, the San Diego-based semiconductor giant reportedly “cooperates with Microsoft closely” to deliver a killer dirt-cheap Snapdragon 210 solution for Windows 10 handhelds. It’s no big secret Snapdragon 810’s failures have badly harmed Qualcomm’s high-end mobile reputation this year. Meanwhile,

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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 due out in October with Intel Skylake inside, sources say

So much for the titillating albeit unlikely fanless Broadwell design speculation. One of the reasons Redmond stretched the upgrade cycle of its surprisingly successful Surface Pro laptop replacement family is very easy to guess. Technically, the fourth-gen full Windows-powered “laplet” was “supposed” to follow in the footsteps of last year’s

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