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The Best Microsoft Surface Duo Case: Noreve, Foluu, OtterBox, and more!

Microsoft’s dual-screen mobile device, the Surface Duo, is one of the most exciting product launches of the past few years. It sports two 5.6-inch displays that turn into an 8.1-inch tablet, a 360-degree hinge, an 11-megapixel camera, a 3,577mAh battery, a Snapdragon 855 processor, Android 10, and lots more. Originally launched in the US last...

Microsoft Xbox Game Pass now supports dual-screen phones like Surface Duo

An update to the Xbox Game Pass beta app has added support for dual-screen devices, one of which is (as you may have guessed) Microsoft’s Surface Duo. It’s almost like turning your device into a Nintendo DS for Xbox games. The update was first highlighted by The Verge’s Tom Warren, who demonstrates what the update looks...

Microsoft Surface Duo will hopefully get Android 11 by mid-2021

The dual-screen equipped Microsoft Surface Duo is expected to get Android 11 later this year. Officially launched in September 2020, the device came with Android 10 and so far has received a total of five updates, which isn’t all that bad compared to the variety of Android smartphones out there, though one may have higher...

The Microsoft Surface Duo gets a massive price cut as it prepares for its European launch

I really like the design of the Microsoft Surface Duo. I like the concept of foldable phones mostly because the design means that the screen won't get scratched up. While I'm careful of my smartphones, I'm also just a clumsy person, so I'm bound to drop my devices sooner rather than later. While the Surface...

XDA Awards – The Best Tech of 2020

Despite all the notable events this year, 2020 has been incredible for consumer tech, and more specifically, smartphones. A lot of companies went all out with their devices, flooding the market with great options catering to a wide variety of needs and wants. We at XDA have used a lot of these gadgets throughout the...

Microsoft Launcher gets updated, includes new features for the Surface Duo

A new update for the Microsoft Launcher is rolling out for Android users that brings some well-needed bug fixes. This new update also focuses on introducing new capabilities as well as fixes for the company’s dual-screen device, the Surface Duo. Microsoft Launcher version 6.2.201102.92686 is currently available for download from the Google Play Store and introduces...

Microsoft is bringing Surface Duo to more countries in 2021

Microsoft has announced that it is to roll out its Android-based Surface Duo device outside the US for the first time. The company confirmed today that the dual-screen Android device is coming to Canada, the United Kingdom, France, and Germany, with full details of pricing and availability available at the beginning of 2021. In a lengthy...

Save $300 on a Microsoft Surface Duo at Best Buy on this Thanksgiving

The Microsoft Surface Duo is one of the more polarizing consumer tech releases of the year. Launched in September after a year-long teasing period, the highly anticipated device gained immediate praise for its premium, ingenious dual-screen hardware, but also caught a lot of negative press for its bug-heavy software and relatively high price. The good...

Save $300 on the Surface Duo in this early Black Friday deal!

Are you intrigued by the foldable phone market, but not really wanting to drop two thousand dollars on the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2? You're definitely not alone there. As well-received as the Fold 2 is, it's hard to spend that much money on one phone, even with monthly payments and trade-in discounts. Besides, it's...

Google Chrome tests moving tabs to secondary displays on Android

In an effort to make multitasking easier on smartphones with a secondary display, the Google Chrome team is working on a new feature that will allow users to open different tabs in each display. While Google Chrome does include support for phones with a secondary display, it currently only allows users to expand a single...

Microsoft Surface Duo Review: A multi-tasker’s dream

The Microsoft Surface Duo is probably one of the most interesting devices to launch this year. In a world of Galaxy Z Fold and Flip, the dual-screen approach might seem uninteresting. And at first, I thought it was too. It seems like two phones just stuck together. The device may not seem all that interesting...

Microsoft Surface Duo kernel source code is now available

After months of leaks and rumors, the Microsoft Surface Duo was officially launched last month. This innovative dual-screen device comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 platform (which is further optimized for dual-screen experience), 6GB of RAM, and 128GB/256GB of UFS 3.0 storage. On the software side, the smartphone runs Android 10 with Microsoft Surface Duo...