We recently reported exclusive details including some specs and features of Microsoft’s upcoming flagship Surface Phone. Now a new report emerges from China claiming Pegatron as the ODM of choice for production of Surface Phone by Microsoft.

The report from Chinese-language Commercial Times claims that the ODM is ready to begin trial production of Surface Phone. Taiwan-based ODM Pegatron, has been working with Microsoft to produce Surface devices. The report also puts 2017 as the broad timeline for Surface Phone. Our sources have also confirmed end of 2017 timelines for both Redstone 3 update and Surface Phone.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadela has amply hinted about Microsoft’s pursuit of a category defining ultimate mobile device. In a previous Interview he talked about creating Phone Categories with “some new form, new function, new value added”

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