Microsoft Surface Duo 2 now available for purchase, including in-store pickup

Surface Duo 2 New Settings
Surface Duo 2 New Settings (Image credit: Daniel Rubino / Windows Central)

What you need to know

  • Microsoft's Surface Duo 2 is available for purchase starting today.
  • Some Best Buy locations have Surface Duo 2 devices available for pickup.
  • The Surface Duo 2 starts at $1,500 and is available through Best Buy and Microsoft.

Microsoft's Surface Duo 2 officially goes on sale today. You can purchase the foldable phone through several retailers, including Best Buy and Microsoft. Those that preordered the device should receive it today. There are also some stores with the Surface Duo 2 in stock for in-store pickup. The Surface Duo 2 starts at $1,500.

The Surface Duo 2 is a unique foldable Android device with two displays. It improves upon the original Surface Duo in several areas, including having a Snapdragon 888 processor, support for 5G, and support for NFC. It also has a refined design with a smaller gap between the screens and slightly larger screens.

When closed, the Surface Duo 2 has a "Glance bar" that shows indicators for incoming calls and notifications.

The camera system of the Surface Duo 2 also received a major update compared to its predecessor. It features a triple-camera setup that should result in much better photos.

Ordering the Surface Duo 2 through Best Buy shows an option to pick up the device in a store. Availability will depend on your location, but some Best Buy locations show them in stock. You may have to travel a bit to find one in person.

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