Microsoft Surface Duo

Description

Surface Duo is the first dual-screen folding handset by Microsoft. It's expected to be released on September 10, 2020, with a $1400 price tag. The 8.1-inch AMOLED display can be rotated 360 degrees into two 5.6-inch displays. Other specs include Snapdragon 855 processor, 6GB RAM with 128/256GB storage, and 3577mAh battery. The single 11MP camera doubles as a main and selfie shooter. The Surface Duo is available unlocked or through AT&T.

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Display

Size: 8.1 inches
Resolution: 2700 x 1800 pixels, 3:2 ratio, 401 PPI
Technology: AMOLED
Screen-to-body: 71.93 %
Features: 360° folding, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Front cover display: 5.6 inches, 1800 x 1350 pixels, AMOLED, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Part of the main display
Rear cover display: 5.6 inches, 1800 x 1350 pixels, AMOLED, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Part of the main display

Hardware

System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150
Processor: Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm
GPU: Adreno 640
RAM: 6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage: 128GB (UFS 3.0), not expandable
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Android (10)

Battery

Capacity: 3577 mAh
Type: Not user replaceable
Charging: Fast charging
Max charge speed: Wired: 18.0W

Camera

Rear: Single camera, Doubles as a selfie camera
Main camera: 11 MP (PDAF)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.0
Video recording: 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
Features: EIS
Dimensions: 7.48 x 5.72 x 0.19 inches (190 x 145.3 x 4.8 mm)
Folded: 145.2 x 93.3 x 9.9 mm
Weight: 8.82 oz (250.0 g)
Materials: Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)
Biometrics: Fingerprint (touch)
Keys: Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Colors: Glacier

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)
LTE (TDD): Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46
UMTS: 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
Data Speed: LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
Dual SIM: Yes
SIM type: Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones: No 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Features: aptX
Screen mirroring: Wireless screen share
Additional microphone(s): for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 5.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
USB: Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Features: Charging, Headphones port, Video out
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Heart rate

Buyers information

Price: $ 1399
In The Box: Bumper (Color: Glacier), Power Supply (18w), Quick Start Guide, Warranty and Compliance Guide, SIM Ejector tool

Availability

Officially announced: Aug 12, 2020
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Alternative variants

Microsoft Surface Duo

with 256GB storage

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 256GB
Price: $ 1500

Carrier Availability

Available

AT&T Since Sep 10, 2020

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