Microsoft Surface Duo 2 Full Specifications and Price Announced

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 Full Specifications and Price

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 Full Specifications and Price

Yesterday evening, Microsoft officially released its Surface Duo 2 new dual-screen machine, and the previous generation of the same dual-screen folding design, the main upgrade to its configuration.

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 Official Introduction

Before the second generation, let’s talk about the first generation of Surface Duo, which had various problems due to adaptation reasons and the nature of the dual-screen, and did not perform as it should have so that the subsequent price was cut.

The newly released Surface Duo 2, Microsoft’s second attempt at a dual-screen folding phone, has been optimized and updated according to the first generation of problems, and the shape is still a book-like folding solution, with the two parts connected by a hinge.

While the screen size is larger, consisting of two 5.8-inch, 1344×1892 OLED screens, unfolded to 8.3 inches, and both screens support 90Hz high brush, offering Black, White two color schemes, power button integrated fingerprint module, the outside of the hinge is used to display the time, battery and notification.

The specific weight is 284 grams and 5.50mm thin in unfold state, and 11mm when in close state. Microsoft calls it the world’s thinnest 5G dual-screen phone. Core configuration, from the previous generation of Snapdragon 855 upgrade to Snapdragon 888, built-in 8GB memory, 128GB/256GB storage options, battery capacity of 4400mAh.

The rear three cameras are 12-megapixel wide-angle lens, 16-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and 12-megapixel telephoto lens, support OIS optical stabilization and ToF sensor for fast autofocus. In addition, like the previous Surface Duo, Surface Duo 2 supports handwriting input with Microsoft’s Surface Pen series.

In terms of dual-screen optimization, Microsoft said the machine has more options to display between the two screens at the same time, and more than 150 games have been optimized, such as one screen as a display and the other screen control. Price, Microsoft Surface Duo 2 128GB version of 1499 USD, 256GB version of 1599 USD, October 5 on sale.

Microsoft Surface Duo 2 Full Specifications

ModelMicrosoft Surface Duo 2
SizeOpen: 145.2 mm (H) x 184.5 mm (W) x 5.50mm (T)
Closed: 145.2 mm (H) x 92.1 mm (W) x 11.0 mm (T at hinge)
DisplayDual PixelSense Fusion Displays open: 8.3” AMOLED, 2688×1892
PixelSense Screen: 5.8” AMOLED 1344×1892 (13:9)
401 PPI
Wide color 100% SRGB, DCI-P3
Dual displays with 90Hz adaptive refresh rate
800 nits max brightness
Display Material: Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
CameraWide: 12MP, f/1.7 aperture, 27 mm, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF and OIS
Telephoto: 12MP, f/2.4 aperture, 51 mm, 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS and 2X optical zoom
Ultra-Wide: 16MP, f/2.2 aperture, 13 mm, 1.0µm, 110o diagonal field of view with distortion correction
Front: 12MP, f/2.0, 24 mm,1.0µm; Flash: Dual led – dual color flash
PhotosAuto mode with low-light & HDR multi-frame photo capture and dynamic range scene detection
Dedicated night photography mode
Smooth Zoom between all 3 Rear Facing Camera combined with digital super zoom up to 10x
Portrait mode with adjustable depth control. Portrait mode supported for wide and tele camera. Machine learning used for portrait mode
Panorama mode with wide dynamic range
Capture short video during photo capture with long press
Capture photos during video recording
VideoHDR Video
4K video recording at 30 fps and 60 fps
1080p video recording at 30 fps and 60 fps
Slow motion video at 120 or 240fps
HEVC and H.264 video recording formats
ConnectivityWi-Fi 6 802.11ax (2.4/5GHz)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.1
NFC for payments and provisioning
5G-NR NSA (mmWave), 4G, 3G, 2G
Location: GPS, Galileo, GLONASS, BeiDou, QZSS
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G
Memory128GB, 256GB, 512GB
8GB DRAM LPDDR5 memory
SoftwareOperating System:
Android 11
Microsoft built-in applications:
Intune Company Portal
Microsoft Authenticator
Microsoft Bing Search
Microsoft Edge
Microsoft Lens – PDF Scanner
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint & More
Microsoft OneDrive
Microsoft OneNote
Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft Start
Microsoft Teams
Microsoft To Do
Xbox Game Pass
Microsoft Surface Duo 2 UI core features:
App Groups
Dual screen windowing
Dynamic Dock
Dynamic Triple-Lens Camera
Microsoft 365 Feed
Span apps automatically
Surface Duo Glance Bar
SwiftKey Adaptive Keyboard
Universal Search
Your Phone Companion – Link to Windows
Other preinstalled apps:
Google Assistant
Google Calendar
Google Drive
Google Duo
Google Maps
Google Photos
Google Play Movies & TV
Google Play Store
Google Search
Sound recorder
YouTube Music
WirelessChromecast and Miracast support
WiredDisplayPort over USB-C. Supports video out when connecting via HDMI Adapter7
4K video out over USB-C when connecting via DisplayPort cable or HDMI Adaptor to external monitor
SecurityBiometric lock type: Fingerprint reader with enterprise grade security
Lock type: Swipe, PIN, password
Security applications pre-loaded on device: Microsoft Authenticator
What’s in the boxSurface Duo 2
Surface Duo 2 USB-C Cable
Quick Start Guide
Warranty and Compliance Guide
SIM Ejector tool
SensorsDual Accelerometer
Dual Gyroscope
Dual Magnetometer
Dual Ambient Light Sensor
Dual Proximity Sensor
Hall Sensor
Fingerprint Sensor
Weight284 grams
BatteryBattery capacity:
4449mAh (typical) dual battery
4340mAh (minimum) dual battery
Battery life:
Up to 15.5 hours of Local Video Playback
Up to 28 hours of Talk Time
Battery charging:
Fast Charging available using the Microsoft Surface 23W USB-C Power Supply
SIMOne eSIM and one Nano SIM
ConnectionsUSB-C 3.2 Gen 2
AudioStereo speaker, Dual Mic AI-based noise suppression and acoustic echo cancellation optimized for productive use in all postures
Best-in -class Full Duplex communication for voice calls in hands free mode, receiver and LRA
Audio formats supported: 3GP, MP3, MP4, MKV, WAV, OGG, M4A, AAC, TS, AMR, FLAC, MID, MIDI, RTTL, RTX, OTA, IMY
Qualcomm aptX Classic, HD and TWS
Hearing aid compatibility: M4/T3
Wake on Voice using Google Assistant
Pen and inkingSupports all in-market generations of Surface Slim Pen, Surface Pen, and Surface Hub 2 Pen
Simultaneous Pen and touch are supported
Microsoft Surface Duo 2 Full Specifications


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