Windows Fall Creators Update available from October 17th

Lenovo's mixed reality headset offers built-in tracking for $350

The Dell, Lenovo, HP and Acer headsets are all shown in the image on the Microsoft UK news centre, and given the USA pricing for these it's probably safe to assume these will be the ones we're looking at. The Lenovo Explorer device requires a PC to operate and runs applications developed for WMR or Microsoft HoloLens and other AR/VR devices.

Full details on the device, such as a full specification list, are yet to be unveiled, but Lenovo have confirmed that there will be more than 100 virtual reality (VR) compatible videogames and apps available for the device on launch.

The US technology titan showed off the Windows 10 update at the company's annual developers' conference early this year to encourage creation of offerings tuned to the software.

"Our mission at Microsoft is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more", said Microsoft Windows chief Terry Myerson in a press release.

Microsoft also announced partnerships with Acer, Dell, HP, and Lenovo, which will start selling Windows Mixed Reality headsets and motion controllers. In addition to software written for Microsoft's Mixed Reality API, they will also support the SteamVR platform, so a library of suitable games should materialize soon.

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Now You: What's your take on the Fall Creators Update?Anything you like/dislike?

You can save all of your creations in OneDrive Files On-Demand, accessing your cloud files like any of your other files on your PC, without using up your local storage space.

What are your thoughts on new Mixed Reality devices?

In essence, the Timeline is a platform agnostic Windows Continuity feature. So you could "look back" at, say, a Microsoft Word document you only opened on your iPhone.

Finally, Microsoft introduced Clipboard, which lets you copy and paste between your Windows PC and your smartphone, even if it's an Android or iPhone. Currently, Microsoft is finalizing the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, and the testing is expected to be completed by the end of September. Then it will hit Windows Update.

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