Microsoft confirmed today that the next major update of the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will be released on October 17 2017.
“Today, we are pleased to announce that the next Windows 10 update, Fall Creators Update, will be available worldwide on October 17th. With Fall Creators updated, we are introducing new ways to be creative. ”
The official publication in the Windows Blog for the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Fall Update made by Terry Myerson, Executive Vice President, Windows and Devices Group, and highlights some of the new features of the Fall Creators update and which products benefit from them.
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update: Highlights according to Microsoft
Windows Inking: Smart Ink uses artificial intelligence to enhance the ink experience. You can also "ink" directly to PDF documents and use the new Windows "Find my Pen" feature to find your pen if you miss it.
Photos and Videos: The Photos app has been redesigned and you can use it to tell stories with photos, videos, music, 3D and even ink.
OneDrive: On-demand records are returned.
Games: Gameplay has been updated and new Xbox Play Anywhere games are coming, including Forza Motorsport 7 and Cuphead.
Security: Windows Defender has new defense capabilities against ransomware and exploits.
Accessibility: New Eye-Control for Controlling Windows Using Eye Movement.
Windows Mixed Reality: The Windows mixed reality device will be available on 17 October starting at 299 dollars. It promises easier setup and handling, as it's just one you need to connect to the computer.
Microsoft's hardware partners (OEMs) have announced a whole host of new devices and Microsoft chose to highlight some of them from the Windows blog.
Lenovo Yoga 920 2-in-1 - supports remote field microphones, Lenovo Active Pen and optional USB-C Thunderbolt 3 stand.
Acer Switch 7 Black Edition - another 2-in-1 notebook with distinct graphics and Intel Core i7 processor and Nvidia MX150 graphics card.
The Dell Inspiron 7000 - The 2-in-1 of Dell is available in 13 and 15 inches with a standard 10-touch touch IPS screen or IPS 4K Uhd touch screen. Intel 8 processor, DDR4 memory and many more.
Lenovo Miix 520 - 2 in 1 with an Intel 8 processor, up to 16GB RAM and up to 1 TB PCIe SSD.
Mixed reality devices in Windows from: Acer, Asus, Dell, HP and Lenovo to release Mixed Reality headsets.