Microsoft Surface Duo bringing full ecosystem of Android mobile apps with two screens is now available for preorder. Surface Duo is thinnest mobile device on the market, connecting two PixelSense™ Fusion Displays. The 360-degree hinge allows to use each screen individually or together.
Surface Duo for people who want to get more done with the portable device. Its dual screens work as two monitors at your desk, that lets you open two apps side by side to get things done quicker.
Duo also uses a custom pixel stack and each set of panels undergo extensive color and luminance calibration and Microsoft developed new manufacturing processes to actively align pixels across screens. In 360-degree hinge, cables connect the displays to work together, across a variety of positions.
Microsoft said in a blog post, “Every detail, from the layout of the motherboard and multi-cell battery, to the placement of inertial sensors, mics and antennas, was purposefully designed to unlock an entirely new interaction model across two screens”.
Microsoft gave the best combination of Microsoft 365 and Android™ apps, a seamless cross-device experience with Windows 10 PC. Company worked hard to optimize many apps including Office for two screens.
Microsoft Surface Duo is available for preorder in the U.S. through MicrosoftStore.com, AT&T and BestBuy.
It will be available in store from 10th September.