Microsoft recently unveiled the groundbreaking Copilot+ PCs. These new Windows PCs represent a leap forward in computing technology, designed to harness the power of AI like never before, marking the advancement into the AI era. This launch is just the beginning, signaling the start of a new chapter in AI innovation on the device.

AI Features and Performance  

Copilot+ PCs are the fastest and most intelligent Windows PCs ever created, delivering breakthrough AI experiences. Equipped with a neural processing unit (NPU) and new silicon capable of 40+ TOPS (trillion operations per second), these machines promise all-day battery life and access to advanced AI models. They introduce unique features such as Recall, which helps users find and remember content across their PC, Cocreator for real-time AI image generation and editing, and Live Captions to translate audio from 40+ languages into English.

Hardware Options

These AI-enhanced experiences are available on a range of devices from Microsoft Surface and partners like Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Samsung. The all-new Surface Pro and Surface Laptop are among the available models. Pre-orders have already started, with availability beginning June 18. Starting at $999, Copilot+ PCs offer unmatched value.

AI Innovation from Silicon to Cloud with Neural Processing Unit

The new Copilot+ AI PCs represent a significant shift in the Windows platform, integrating AI from the silicon level to the operating system and application layer. This results in PCs that are up to 20 times more powerful and 100 times more efficient for AI tasks. They outperform competitors like the MacBook Air 15” by up to 58% in sustained multithreaded performance, offering up to 22 hours of video playback or 15 hours of web browsing on a single charge.

Native Arm64 Experiences  

Windows now provides the best implementation of apps on Qualcomm’s Arm64 platform, with native versions of popular software like Microsoft 365, Chrome, Spotify, Zoom, Adobe Photoshop, and more. A new emulator, Prism, ensures great performance for all apps, whether native or emulated.  

Enhanced Security and Privacy  

Security is a top priority with the Microsoft Pluton Security processor enabled by default and new features in Windows 11 designed to keep users safe. Personalized privacy controls allow users to manage their data with confidence.  

On-Device AI Experiences  

Copilot+ PCs utilize advanced AI models to provide experiences like Recall, which organizes and retrieves information based on relationships and associations. Cocreator leverages NPUs for near real-time image creation and editing, enhancing creative workflows with tools like Restyle Image and integration with apps like Adobe Photoshop and DaVinci Resolve.  

Seamless Communication with Live Captions

Live Captions now offer live translations, converting audio from over 40 languages into English captions in real-time, even offline. This feature ensures that content is accessible, and communication is effortless across language barriers. 

New AI PC Driven Features in Windows Studio Effects

Windows Studio Effects have been enhanced with new creative filters and tools like portrait light adjustment, eye contact teleprompter, voice focus, and portrait blur, ensuring users look and sound their best in any setting.

Additionally, style combining image generation plays a crucial role in enhancing creative workflows by using AI-powered tools to generate and edit images based on natural language descriptions.

Your AI Companion  

Every Copilot+ PC includes Copilot, a powerful AI assistant accessible with a single tap. It features the latest models, including GPT-4o from OpenAI, enabling natural voice conversations and advanced productivity tools.  

Advancing AI Responsibly  

Microsoft is committed to ethical, safe, and secure AI development. All AI features on Copilot+ PCs adhere to responsible AI principles.  

Explore the New Copilot+ PCs  

Starting June 18, you can explore and pre-order new Copilot+ PCs from major brands, including:
Compared to a regular Windows PC, Copilot+ PCs offer enhanced AI capabilities, improved performance, and unique features.

  • Acer Swift 14 AI: Featuring a 2.5K touchscreen and AI-enhanced features.
  • ASUS Vivobook S 15: With Snapdragon X Elite Platform and advanced AI capabilities.
  • Dell XPS 13: Offering premium design and AI-powered performance.
  • HP OmniBook X AI PC: Slim design with real-time transcription and meeting summaries.
  • Lenovo Yoga Slim 7x: Optimized for creatives with a 3K Dolby Vision touchscreen.
  • Samsung Galaxy Book4 Edge: Ultra-thin, light, and with 3K AMOLED display.

Commercial Deployment 

Businesses can start testing Copilot+ PCs for commercial deployment today. These devices offer unique AI capabilities that enhance productivity and collaboration, all manageable with existing tools.  

Pioneering the Future of AI on PCs  

The Copilot+ PCs mark the beginning of a new era where AI and computing converge. Battery life varies significantly based on device configuration, usage, network and feature configuration, signal strength, settings, and other factors. With ongoing partnerships with Qualcomm, Intel, and AMD, Microsoft is set to drive the next decade of innovation, making powerful AI experiences accessible to a broader audience. Storage limitations apply for specific languages in AI experiences.

Through utilising these new Copilot advancements, businesses can work smarter, be more productive and boost creating, and at Vissensa we are here to help you do just that, so feel free to reach out.