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News Surface 3 not Windows 10 compatible yet, warns Microsoft

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 11 May 2015.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Lover of bit-tech Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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  2. Guinevere

    Guinevere Mega Mom

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    Brand new Microsoft computer not compatible with brand new Microsoft operating system. Yay!

    As much as I love the all new 'post Balmer' 21st century Microsoft, sometimes they are the same as always.
     
  3. meandmymouth

    meandmymouth Multimodder

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    To be fair, it's still a preview build. As far as I'm aware Windows 8.1 with Bing devices can't be upgraded either due to the way it's installed on small eMMC drives.
     
  4. Corky42

    Corky42 Where's walle?

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    To be fair Windows 10 is still in the preview stage (is that classed as a beta?) so expecting everything to work without problems seems a little harsh. Perhaps if it still doesn't support some hardware when it's released we can be more critical.

    Ninja EDIT: beaten to it by meandmymouth. :duh:
     
  5. edzieba

    edzieba Virtual Realist

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    Vendor has not yet written driver for pre-release operating system, operating system vendor gets the blame.
     
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    pilsner72 Minimodder

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    As long as it's ready for the official launch, nothing to worry about.
     
  7. Nexxo

    Nexxo * Prefab Sprout – The King of Rock 'n' Roll

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    OMG the pre-release Windows 10 build still lacks drivers for a CPU that was released two months ago. Say it ain't so! :eeek:
     
  8. ChaosDefinesOrder

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    It's more than that; OS Vendor has not yet been provided with driver from manufacturer to be included in pre-release operating system. OS Vendor gets blame
     

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