Options may be slim-pickings at the moment, but what can you expect from a first-generation device like the Microsoft Surface Duo? This dual-screen wielding monster aims to increase your productivity with a unique hinge system that we haven't seen before. But do yourself a favor, get a case so even a little bit of dust won't hinder your experience.
Shortly after unveiling the Microsoft Surface Duo 2, the company was asked when the Android 11 update would arrive to the original Surface Duo. It appears that the current plans are to release the update before the end of the year, but that is not a concrete timeline.
A recent filing with the Federal Communications Commission has revealed a bunch of connectivity upgrades for the upcoming Surface Duo 2, including support for 5G, NFC, and Wi-Fi 6. It could also include a type of wireless charging that's unlikely to be based on the Qi standard.
The latest update for the Xbox Game Pass app on Android includes your usual suspects as there have been a few new bug fixes released along with making it easier to discover new games. But the biggest change is the improved optimization when using Xbox Game Pass on a Surface Duo.
If you're still mulling a Surface Duo, the run-up to Black Friday brings a pretty sterling deal. You can save $200 on Microsoft's foldable when you bundle it up with a Surface Slim Pen and a pair of Surface Earbuds.