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Windows 11 takes some obvious design cues from Microsoft’s canceled Windows 10X

An early build of Microsoft's Windows 11 update has just leaked onto the internet, and we've been covering all the tidbits we can find in it. As we continue to update our coverage with bits and pieces of the overall update, we learned that there was something else worth exploring. We long thought that Windows...

Microsoft confirms that Windows 10X is dead

Today, Microsoft released the Windows 10 May 2021 Update, also known as version 21H1. If you want to install it now, you can do that. In the announcement, however, is something unexpected. Microsoft announced that it's not bringing Windows 10X to market in 2021. To be clear, Microsoft never actually says that a product is dead,...

Microsoft has reportedly put Windows 10X on the back burner

Windows 10X has had a troubled history this far, and according to a report from Brad Sams of Petri, it's just getting worse. Microsoft has reportedly shelved its plans for the newer, more modern version of Windows. The story behind Windows 10X The official story of Windows 10X began in October 2019. Microsoft ambitiously announced two dual-screen...

Windows 10X launch reportedly set for the second half of 2021

Earlier this year, we got a fairly extensive look at what was said to be a near-final build of Windows 10X running on a single-screen PC. Since then, we haven’t seen or heard much about the software’s release, but a new report claims to have more details about when the first device with Windows 10X...

Windows 10X may notify you when the camera is being used

A couple of weeks back, we reported that a Twitter user going by the name Gustave Monce managed to install and run a pre-release build of Windows 10X on an old Windows Phone smartphone. While it wasn’t a fully-functional build on that device, it did give us an idea about how the new OS will scale...

This tool lets you easily make a Windows 10X image for your PC

Microsoft's Windows 10 OS enjoys a lion's share of the desktop operating system market due to the fact that it can be installed on virtually any modern x86 PC. Windows 10X, however, is a unique flavor of Microsoft's operating system that was originally designed solely for foldable and dual-screen devices but has since been reworked...

Windows 10X booted on the Lumia 950XL shows Microsoft’s OS scales well on mobile

These past few weeks have shown us that Microsoft’s Windows 10X should be a formidable alternative to Chrome OS. It seems to work well with a mouse and keyboard and on laptops with touch screens. Now, a pair of new images show how well it scales to a mobile form factor. Twitter user Gustave Monce claims...

Here’s a video of Windows 10X running on Microsoft’s Surface Pro 7

The New Year has given us a great early look at Microsoft’s Windows 10X, which we’ve seen up and running ahead of its expected release in the spring. While the software is expected to launch on new hardware — and not as a download or upgrade — intrepid enthusiasts have booted Windows 10X on existing...

Microsoft’s Windows 10X takes a lot of design cues from Google’s Chrome OS

This week we got our first look at Windows 10X for single screen PCs. Now, a supposed near-final build of the software has been created by the community after Microsoft uploaded files for build 20279, giving us a much better idea of what Windows 10X will look like when it’s pre-installed on machines shipping later...

This could be our first look at Microsoft’s Windows 10X for single screen PCs

Windows 10X, a special version of Windows 10, was originally designed for foldable PCs like the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold. However, because of COVID-19 dramatically increasing demand for traditional laptops and PCs, Windows shifted its focus to bringing Windows 10X to single screen PCs. Thanks to a new leak, we may have our first look...