Microsoft has released a Windows 10X emulator (7 photos)

Modern high-tech devicesrequire continuous improvement of the operating systems that control their work. The appearance in the near future of gadgets equipped with two screens prompted Microsoft developers to start working on the Windows 10X operating system. The new system received many design changes, the Start menu was radically redesigned from which live tiles were removed.

Currently released emulator newWindows 10X operating system, created on the basis of modular Windows Core OS. Access to the emulator on the official Microsoft website can be obtained by developers creating applications designed for devices with two screens. To work with the emulator, you need basic knowledge of Visual Studio.

Windows 10X created usingContainer technology that allows you to run Win32 applications and interact with Universal Windows Apps (UWP) and Progressive Web Apps (PWA). An early abandonment of Win32 applications led to a failure to launch Windows RT for compact devices. True, further work may cause compatibility problems, since the container is a virtual machine that does not include a full-fledged operating system.

In the near future, devices withdual screens Surface Neo and Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold. Also, they want to use this form factor at Dell, HP and Asus. For all such devices, the new Windows 10X will be designed.

Source: theverge