Microsoft is certainly one of the biggest companies in the tech industry today. While being primarily known for its software products, the company has slowly found success with its gadgets and hardware in recent years. One of these is the successful Surface Pro 2-in-1 computers and the Surface Book notebook. It appears that a new Surface could be coming too as the Microsoft Surface Phone 2017 may finally be launching in the early part of next year.
Many fans of the Microsoft Surface Pro notebooks have been asking for a Surface Phone to release for several years. Thankfully, it appears that the company has finally listened since rumors that Microsoft is going to release the Surface Phone next year has floated around. While Microsoft has not given any specific release date for the device, some are speculating it could be released during the Mobile World Congress 2017.
According to the Mobile World Congress website, MWC 2017 is set to happen on February 27 to March 2 of next year. This certainly gives Microsoft more than enough time to do the finishing touches on the rumored Surface Phone.
There are a lot of great reasons why Microsoft would be wise in choosing the Mobile World Congress 2017 for the launch the Surface Phone. For one, it is the largest expo in the mobile industry, which would make it the best venue for the new Surface Phone.
Also, several successful flagship smartphones have been released during the Mobile World Congress. Earlier this year, Samsung launched the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge during the event while LG also showcased its LG G5.
The timing would also fit perfectly for Microsoft, considering that it is allegedly still waiting for the Intel Kaby Lake processors, which it plans to feature in the Surface Phone. It is still unsure when the exact release will be though one thing for sure is that Microsoft fans cannot wait to get their hands on the highly anticipated device.
Be sure to check back here soon to find out more news and updates on the Microsoft Surface Phone 2017 as well as on other great gadgets releasing soon.