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Microsoft Snatches Up Surfacephone.com -- Is A Surface Phone Coming?


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While owning the domain isn't confirmation that a Surface Phone really is coming, the possibility of Microsoft releasing such a device isn't completely unrealistic.


Last December, Windows Central published a report saying Microsoft had abandoned an Intel-powered Windows 10 Mobile phone and had switched gears to building a Surface phone for release in the second half of 2016.


Panos Panay, corporate vice president for Surface Computing at Microsoft, was reportedly put in charge of the Surface phone project. Who better to lead development on a Surface phone than the guy who gave us the excellent Surface Pros 3 and 4 and the Surface Book convertible.


Consumers have shown little interest in Microsoft's Lumia-branded smartphones running Windows 10 Mobile. The Lumia 950 and 950 XL are Microsoft's best smartphones, but Windows Phone and Windows 10 Mobile's biggest problem still remains: The app ecosystem is puny.

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