Surface Pro 5 Thunderbolt 3 Rumors & Release Date: Specs & What We Know So Far


#Microsoft #SurfacePro5Surface Pro 5 Thunderbolt 3 Rumors & Release Date: Specs & What We Know So Far : People are getting excited about some Surface Pro 5 Thunderbolt 3 rumors. The device is said to be the next successor to the popular Surface Pro 4 that will have better features such as longer battery life and an improved stylus. One In this article, we will explore what we know so far about the device and its release date.

Release Date

There is no exact release date yet. What we know is that the next Windows 10 Redstone 2 update is likely going to happen spring next year. This might correspond to new hardware launches that include the Surface Pro 5.

Other Microsoft devices speculated to come out are the Surface Book 2, a Surface all-in-one PC, and a rumored Surface Phone. These are all speculations still, but there is some weight to them.

It is likely that we would see a smorgasbord of new devices and improvement on software next year. Microsoft will launch a new software update to optimize OneCore and will make it available to insiders. It will likely be out for the general public next year. This might be right before the launch of the Surface Pro 5.

Thunderbolt 3 Rumors

People are wondering if the new Surface Pro 5 will get Thunderbolt 3. This technology has been developed by Intel Israel. This has been codenamed Alpine Ridge.

This technology is said to promise to double the bandwidth to 5GB per second. This halves power consumption and can drive two external 4K displays at 60Hz. This too would use USB Type-C connectors.

There is no word yet if it will indeed it will have this technology. We know that Google Chromebook Pixel and MacBook have already adopted it. It is highly likely that Microsoft will do to for their Surface Pro 5. Are you interested in more Surface Pro 5 tidbits? Source: Thebitbag