Microsoft Surface Phone Update: Every Rumor Hints At MWC 2018 Release
Microsoft is reportedly working on its foldable phone dubbed as Surface Phone. The rumors and theories regarding the Surface Phone’s release have been floating from last two years. However, there are several recent leaks and event happened which hints at the Surface Phone’s arrival next month at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018.
Redmond based tech giant has been quiet on any plans for its mobile phone collection. Yet, the rumors claim that Microsoft is secretly working on the Surface Phone to succeed the current Windows 10 mobile handsets, which will appear at the MWC 2018 in Barcelona next month, according to Express.
However, it should be noted that there no concrete proof or guarantee, which claims that Microsoft Surface Phone will get showcased at MWC 2018. Nevertheless, the recent patents that have seen this month might be an indication that the Surface Phone will be out soon.
The patent document spotted online claims to a mysterious Microsoft mobile phone that can be folded into a widescreen tablet. And since there were rumors about Microsoft preparing foldable phone dubbed as the Andromeda hybrid smartphone, it is believed that phone seen in patent images is Surface Phone.
The said Surface Phone patent documents were submitted to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). However, it is still uncertain if the foldable phone discussed in the filing is already in development.
Surface Phone Existence Confirmed By Microsoft:
On the other hand, a Microsoft China’s engineer has also spilled that the Surface Phone is ‘actually’ coming. The engineer in a conversation with Microsoft Asia Research Institute representatives revealed that “there are plans to make Cortana supported by the Surface Phone.” Based on this, tech pundits started speculating the existence of Surface Phone and its alleged release at MWC 2018.
Considering all the leaks and rumors, what do you think of Surface Phone? Will foldable phone get unveil at upcoming MWC 2018? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.