Microsoft has confirmed that running Windows 11 on M1 Macs using virtualization software such as Parallels Desktop is not supported. So if you run into an issue, Microsoft's isn't responsible.
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Microsoft has released a new update KB5005932 that adds a compatibility fix for Arm64 devices. After installing this update, Arm64 users should be able to manually perform in-place upgrades.
In a recent interview, AMD has said that it is very confident in its own abilities and isn't intimidated by the arrival of Apple's M1. The ARM-based M1 has replaced Intel's x86 CPUs in the Macs.
Qualcomm will soon be releasing a Snapdragon Developer Kit for Windows, a small reference desktop PC meant for testing ARM apps on Windows 10, powered by a Snapdragon 7c compute platform.
Microsoft has announced that its Defender for Endpoint is now generally available on Windows 10 on ARM devices. The company thinks it is essential as we gradually move to a more hybrid work culture.
It's not surprising that Qualcomm is working on a successor to the Snapdragon 8cx chipset for Windows 10 PCs, but some new Geekbench scores have shown up on the company's database.
Microsoft released a cumulative update for PCs in the Fast ring yesterday, but if you're running it on a Windows on ARM machine, you might want to skip this update as it breaks x64 emulation.
Qualcomm is apparently readying an SC8280 chipset, which is being tested in new PCs. Test systems have a 14-inch display and can include up to 32GB of LPDDR5 memory. There's also a more powerful chip.
It's almost a new year, and while 2020 was great for Microsoft products, 2021 should be an even bigger year with a renewed emphasis on Windows, new Surface products to show it off, and more.
According to a new report, Microsoft is working on its own custom ARM processors, which are going to go in servers, and even the company's own Surface products, such as a Surface Pro X.
Today, Microsoft released not one but two new Windows 10 Insider Preview builds to the Dev channel. One of them is from the fe_release branch, while the other is a return to rs_prerelease.
With today's Windows Insider Preview build in the Dev channel, Windows on ARM users can now run emulated x64 apps, opening the door to a much wider range to app compatibility, such as Adobe CC.
Adobe today announced that its Lightroom software is now natively available for Apple's M1 Macs along with Windows on ARM PCs. you can get it from the Creative Cloud app beginning today.
As Qualcomm's Snapdragon Technology Summit comes to a close, fans are left impressed with the Snapdragon 888, but bewildered at the lack of Windows on ARM. Let's talk more about that.
Microsoft's Surface Pro X refresh is really just considered to be a new configuration of the existing model. It has a new chipset, comes in a new Platinum color, and has new accessories.
Today, Microsoft released the third preview of WinUI 3, the latest iteration of its attempts to merge Win32 and UWP through common UI elements. It now includes ARM64 support and more.
Microsoft announced via a LinkedIn post that the native ARM64 version of the Teams app for Windows on ARM is now officially available for download, bringing performance improvements.
Today, Microsoft is announcing some new configurations of the Surface Pro X. It now comes in a Platinum color, has a new custom processor, and you also not get different colored keyboards.
Microsoft today made the long-awaited announcement that you'll be able to run AMD64 apps in emulation on Windows on ARM. It's coming to all generations of the platform, back to the Snapdragon 835.
Microsoft released a new firmware update for the Surface Pro X this week, and it has a bunch of fixes and improvements, such as a Surface Dock 2 update, Bluetooth improvements, and more.
As Panos Panay teased at IFA, App Assure is coming to Windows on ARM. The program is designed to assure app compatibility, so businesses can buy into Windows on ARM with confidence.
Today, Qualcomm announced the next generation of its Snapdragon 8cx chipset, which is for Windows 10 PCs. The company is promising an 18% boost in performance over an Intel Core i5.
Lenovo's new Flex 5G is listed as supporting only Verizon's 5G network, but it's an unlocked device that supports every 5G band that's in use in the United States, including sub6 and mmWave.
According to a new report, Qualcomm could be readying a new Snapdragon 8cx+ chipset for Windows 10 PCs. As is typically the case with Qualcomm 'plus' chips, it offers a higher clock speed.
Alongside this week's Windows 10 build in the Dev channel, Microsoft has also released the same build for Windows Server Insiders. As usual, though, the release comes without a changelog.
As the firm said it was going to do, Microsoft today released Windows 10 Insider Preview build 19624 as an ARM64 VHDX, allowing users to run it in Hyper-V on their Windows on ARM PC.
Microsoft has been testing out Hyper-V on ARM64 PCs for a while now, but unfortunately, users haven't been able to create a Windows 10 VM due tot he lack of media. That might be changing.
Rumors of Apple making a MacBook have been going around for a long time, but it seems like Apple is going to be able to get some things right that Microsoft hasn't been able to with Windows.
The Samsung Galaxy Book S is the first Windows on ARM clamshell laptop, and it's thin and light form factor, 4G LTE connectivity, and battery life show what Windows on ARM is meant to be.
Qualcomm today announced the carriers that will support Windows on ARM 5G PCs, or those with a Snapdragon 8cx 5G. In the United States, users will be limited to Sprint and Verizon.
This week, an unknown company called Emperion announced a Windows on ARM phone. As if that's not sketchy enough, it seems to get worse as more details emerge about the upcoming device.
If you've been praying for the revival of Windows Phone, this might be the closest thing. A company called Emperion is making a Windows 10 on ARM smartphone that can run Android apps.
A build of the Brave browser compiled by a Windows Insider MVP supports ARM64 PCs natively. The efforts were acknowledged by the team, suggesting that it might make it to the official version.
Samsung's ARM-powered Windows laptop, the Galaxy Book S, is now available and shipping. It's powered by a Snapdragon 8cx chipset, and it costs $999, the same as Microsoft's Surface Pro X.
Microsoft recently released Mouse and Keyboard Center 12. Along with support for new peripherals, it also adds support for Windows on ARM PCs, such as Microsoft's own Surface Pro X.
Today at BETT, Microsoft announced an array of new educational PCs, including two that are using Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 7c chipset, meaning they bring 4G LTE to a $299 price point.
Lenovo today announced the Yoga 5G, a Windows on ARM PC that was previously known as Project Limitless. Interestingly, it supports both sub-6 and mmWave technologies, which other PCs don't.
Microsoft has announced that support for ARM-based Windows PCs is now live in the Dev channel for the Chromium-based Edge browser. The capability has been in the Canary channel for a few weeks.
While Microsoft announced that its Project xCloud game streaming service is coming to Windows 10 next year, the company confirmed today that when it launches, it will indeed support ARM64 PCs.
Microsoft's Surface Pro X includes an all-new design from the Surface team and a custom SQ1 processor, making it the first Windows 10 on ARM Surface device, along with the first premium ARM PC.