Microsoft support for Samsung's 6th generation Intel® Core™ processors (Skylake Platform)

Microsoft has announced it is limiting its support for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 on the Skylake Platform

According to the Microsoft, processors released after the Skylake Platform will only receive Windows 10 support.

However, in the case of the Skylake Platform processors listed below, Microsoft will continue offering support for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 until July 17, 2018. Microsoft has announced that after this date, it will begin delivering essential security updates only.

For further details, please refer to Microsoft’s official announcement.

Samsung’s Skylake Platform Windows 7 support details

According to Microsoft’s new policies, the Skylake Platform models below will continue to receive Windows 7 technical support until July 17, 2018. For models released prior to the Intel Skylake Platform, please refer to the Microsoft Lifecycle Web site.

List of Products

The latest Windows 10 update
Product typeModel name Windows 7 32bitWindows 7 64bitWindows 8.1 32bitWindows 8.1 64bit
Laptops 940Z5L
930Z5L
OOXX
900X3L
901X3L
OOXX
900X5L
901X5L
OOXX
910S3L
911S3L
9310SL
OOXX
500R5LOOXX
500R5L
501R5L
OOXX
370E5L
371B5J
OOXX
All In One PCs 700A7LOOXX
700A4K
701A4K
OOXX
500A2L
501A2L
OOXX
The latest Windows 10 update
Model name Windows 7 32/64bitWindows 8.1 32/64bit
Laptops
940X3LOX
940Z5L
930Z5L
OX
900X3L
901X3L
OX
900X5L
901X5L
OX
910S3L
911S3L
9310SL
OX
500R5LOX
500R5L
501R5L
OX
370E5L
371B5J
OX
All In One PCs
700A7LOX
700A4K
701A4K
OX
500A2L
501A2L
OX

* Due to Samsung policies, the above products do not support Windows 8.1.

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