Microsoft finally releases its first Android Smartphone Microsoft Surface Duo at a pre-order price of $1,399
The long-rumored Microsoft Surface Duo is now finally up for pre-orders. The company said that its first Android Smartphone will be available from today for pre-orders at $1,399(Rs 1,04,641.77 approx). Microsoft’s dual-screen Android smartphone that was first announced back in October 2019 will be up for pre-orders and will probably ship by September start. The company has also revealed all the specs and features that are going to come with the Surface Duo Android Smartphone.
The Microsoft Surface Duo Android Smartphone is featured with two AMOLED 5.6-inch screens with a resolution of 1800 x 1350 and 401 dpi, Microsoft is calling it 8.1″ PixelSense Fusion display. Microsoft’s first Android Smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor.
The company’s first Android Smartphone is featured with just one 11-megapixel camera at the top of the right display, which can be used as both for Selfies and as a rear camera. The displays themselves are AMOLED panels with a pixel density of 401. Surface Duo will come with a 3460mAh battery and feature USB-C fast charging.
As far as the connectivity is concerned, the Surface Duo features 4G connectivity which means it won’t feature the most awaited 5G connectivity. Meanwhile, the smartphone will be running on Android 10 and powered by 6GB RAM and 128GB or 256GB UFS 3.0 storage.
Surface Duo uses Microsoft’s custom-engineered Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI), which enables full control over firmware components. This also allows Microsoft to deliver enterprise-grade security to Surface Duo and the company is responsible for every line of firmware code.
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