Influence tomorrow's digital lifestyle with your vision of the Next-Gen PC.
Change the way people pursue their passions by designing the ultimate Next-Gen Windows-based PC.
Give them everything they need to do what they love, easily, powerfully, and enjoyably.
The Next-Gen Design Competition is designed to spotlight the developers of innovative PC industrial designs, as well as increase awareness among consumers and businesses about the importance of industrial design and the digital lifestyle in the development of PCs.
Entrants are asked to design the next generation of Windows-based PCs from hardware to software to the out of box experience.
Microsoft envisions great things for the PC, with design being a focal point of innovation.
Rethink the grey box of the past, and envision the PC of the future and a machine for the truly passionate.
Designs for practically any Windows-based PC design concept may be entered; however, challenges of manufacturability should be considered.
Entries must be submitted online by December 14th 11:59 pm EST.
Open to amateur, student and professional industrial designers who are 14 years or older at the time of entry.
Students do not need to be enrolled in an industrial design program to participate and can submit their entries even if the design is in research or corporately funded.