I finally pulled the trigger on a Surface Duo of my own, just to see whether Microsoft's experimental return to smartphones could persuade me away from the best modern devices. Nine months after launch, has purchasing a new Surface Duo really changed?
Microsoft has begun pushing the May 2021 Android security update and onboard fixes for its Surface Duo (unlocked). The new update is 197MB and hopefully addresses last month's problematic patch. Full changelog is now available.
A recently published patent from Microsoft shows off an under-display camera design. The setup would have four cameras that filter specific colors, resulting in a design that looks like the Microsoft logo.
A crafty scammer and some cohorts figured out how to get free tech from Microsoft, Lenovo, and Cisco. He and his team would've gotten away with it, too, if it weren't for those meddling IRS and FBI agents.
Welcome to the second episode of our new series: Ask Windows Central, where we answer the communities most asked questions around Microsoft, Windows, Surface, Xbox, and the general tech industry. In today's episode, we answer questions around the Surface Duo and Android 11, Sun Valley and why we think it might be called Windows 11, and more!
A newly-published patent from Microsoft shows off a kickstand on a device similar to the Surface Duo. The kickstand is built into the hinge of the device and built to stow away when the device is in someone's hand.
Over Memorial Day weekend, you can grab a Surface Pro 7 with a Type Cover for a nice deal at Best Buy. The deal is on the entry-level Surface Pro 7, which can handle everyday tasks like email and browsing the web.
Microsoft has today announced that the Xbox Game Pass app for Android now officially supports the Surface Duo and its unique dual-screen setup. The company has been testing this with the Game Pass Beta app on Android for a handful of weeks, but now the feature is ready for prime, which is why Microsoft is announcing the feature today.
Surface Pro 3 was announced on May 20, 2014. It went on to drive Surface revenue to $1.1 billion that holiday season and brought with it the move to a notepad-friendly 3:2 with more than a full HD resolution. Here's a quick look back on that day and what has happened since.
Hey everyone! It's been a while since the last episode of Ask Dan, and we know that was a show that our community really enjoyed. So, today we're happy to announce that we're revamping the show under a new name and format: Ask Windows Central!
The new Surface Laptop 4 features the latest 11th-generation Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, or a customized version of AMDs Ryzen 4000 series R5 or R7 chips. While the Razer Book 13 is available with only Intel's chips, it has a better display and many more ports for the many different peripherals you may want to plug in.
With the addition of USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 6, and Intel 10th Gen processors the Surface Laptop 3 13.5 delivers a solid follow up to the Surface Laptop 2. Between the optional Alcantara, ability to get the laptop serviced including SSD upgrades, Instant On, and the hugely improved trackpad Microsoft has created again one of the most enjoyable laptops to use. Find our more in my full review.