Both new devices sport some significant speed boosts over their predecessors, with the Surface Pro 6 coming in at up to 65 percent faster, while the Surface Laptop 2 boasts up to 85 percent better performance. The other big change is the inclusion of a new matte black color option for both, though it's worth noting Amazon doesn't have that option available for order just yet.
Currently, there are more configurations and colors available for Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 at the Microsoft Store and Best Buy, but it's never a bad thing to have more retailers on board. No matter who you go with, Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 are expected to start shipping out to buyers on October 16.
With recent reports revealing that Microsoft has put Windows 10X on the backburner, the question around what the future looks like for Windows is more apparent than ever. Windows 10X was supposed to lay the foundation for the next generation of Windows, but with that no longer happening, where does that leave Windows as a whole?
Mass Effect 3 had a multiplayer mode, tangential to the main story and tacked on thanks to a corporate mandate. It was still great fun to play, and I'm going to miss it when the Legendary Edition launches without it.
November 15, 2021 will mark the 20 year anniversary of Xbox and Halo, and the Xbox team is starting to celebrate early. Starting today and lasting until this fall, Xbox is celebrating with new merch, announcements, fan events, and more.