What you need to know
- Microsoft's Surface Duo's release date is currently set for the week of August 24, 2020, according to sources.
- As with all dates, the release date of the Surface Duo is subject to change.
- We've previously reported that the Surface Duo will launch at sometime this summer.
Microsoft's Surface Duo is set to release on the week of August 24, 2020. That date comes courtesy of people who spoke with our senior editor Zac Bowden. Production of the Surface Duo has also begun, according to those who spoke with Bowden. As is the case with any device's release date, the release date of the Surface Duo is subject to change.
Initially set for a holiday 2020 release, the Surface Duo has crept up to earlier this year. We reported back in February that Microsoft wants to launch the Surface Duo before the holidays. That desire seems to have been met with the currently set release date.
Surface Duo production has started and will begin shipping to customers the week of August 24th, I'm told. Should be less than a month to go now!— Zac Bowden (@zacbowden) July 29, 2020
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