In a blog post announcing the Surface Laptop, though, Microsoft urged people to stick with 10 S.
Microsoft is fighting to take on Google and Apple in the education market.
Windows 10 S runs on any laptop that can run regular Windows 10, including the Surface Book and any entry-level notebook.
Australian pricing is yet to be released, but in the United States, the Surface Laptop starts at US$999 (A$1324) for a Core i5 processor system with 4GB memory and 128GB solid state storage. The new Surface Laptop boasts a 13.5-inch screen, weighs a mere 2.76 pounds and will come in burgundy, cobalt, platinum and gold.
Cam Talbot and supporting cast get it done for Oilers
Getzlaf concurred with Carlyle's assessment of the difference in the game and was more specific about which facet proved decisive. Defenceman Oscar Klefbom told reporters it's nice to have that lead, but the team can't let it go to their heads.
Microsoft has unveiled its latest arsenal for battling the Macbook Air - the Surface Laptop. However, forcing Bing as the default search engine is a bit too much, especially for students who are the main target audience of these devices who would be depending heavily on Google's alternative.
Microsoft has added a new laptop to its growing stable of Surface devices, and it's amazingly thin and fast.
Microsoft is looking to go to the top of the class with its new Surface Laptop, unveiled overnight in NY and featuring the new Windows 10S operating system, as the vendor looks to take on both Google's Chromebook and Apple's MacBook Pro.
Windows 10 S can also manage UWP apps more aggressively, rather like Android does. And it's a clear effort by Microsoft to step up competition with Google and its low-priced Chromebooks in the classroom, where the latter has made major inroads.
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Tom MacArthur is holding Wednesday's town hall in heavily Democratic Willingboro. "I think it should be universal coverage". Tom MacArthur is being heckled at a town hall meeting over the health care overhaul he helped pass in the GOP-led House.
Microsoft Office 365 and Intune for Education will also be free with Windows 10S. All the devices will ship with a free Minecraft: Education Edition subscription. The tactic was not quite successful, and following up, Chromebooks have become the most successful devices on the American education market.
Windows RT, which was launched four years ago on the Surface RT tablet, was deemed to be a failure.
With a few seriously awesome announcements, Microsoft also checked off a laundry list of stuff it now has in the field against Google's offerings.
Last year, Microsoft reported Surface revenue for the March quarter declined 26 percent year-over-year.
Philadelphia Eagles select Derek Barnett
Ryan Mathews may have staved off the reaper, as the team did not draft a prototypical three-down running back to take his place. This pick seems like a flashback to when the Philadelphia Eagles selected Brandon Graham with Earl Thomas still on the board.
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