Windows 10 Smartphones: Jumpstart for Mobile PC that Runs Full Desktop App; Windows 10, Qualcomm Snapdragon are Great Combination [VIDEO]By Xien Palacios, UniversityHerald Reporter
Microsoft's long time desire to come up with Windows 10 mobile models is nearing its possibility as the Windows-maker company has partnered with Qualcomm Technology to run full desktop apps in Windows 10 smartphones through the use of ARM processors. Is it time to say goodbye to laptops and PCs? Read more details here!
Windows 10 Smartphones Possible Specs and Features
Windows 10 Smartphones are said to be the most powerful device in 2017 as this is Microsoft's dream of coming up with a mobile version of Windows 10 that runs desktop apps. According to The Register, Microsoft has partnered with Qualcomm Technology for the mobile processor of the smartphone which is said to be powered by Qualcomm 64-bit ARMv8-compatible with built-in Snapdragon on the chipset.
Windows 10 Smartphones with ARM will be the closest rival of Intel and AMD operated mobile PCs. Windows 10 OS and Qualcomm Snapdragon combination is not only great in producing powerful mobile PCs but it will also lead to the development and enhancement of other products such as virtual reality with head mounted displays and headset, tablets and other handsets.
On the other hand, one of the features of Windows 10 Smartphones is the ability to run full desktop app versions of various Microsoft softwares such as Edge Browser, Office Suite and others. Windows 10 Smartphones are also able to run Adobe Photoshop and the video game World of Tank according to MobiPicker.
Microsoft Will Not Follow the Jack-Less Trend Set by Apple
Apple has made the bravest move when they removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from iPhone 7 and replaced it with wireless AirPods. Although Microsoft want to follow what the consumers want from the Windows 10 Smartphones, the Windows-maker company will not follow the same trend according to Forbes.
Windows 10 Smartphones are slated to release in the second half of 2017 alongside the Surface Phone. The initial batch of Windows 10 Smartphones are presumed to be made specifically for the developers.