Microsoft Surface Duo | The Internals & User Experience

published 4 weeks ago by Microsoft Mechanics

Detailed look at the internals and user experience of the new Microsoft Surface Duo and find out what sets it apart. Vineet Thuvara, Senior Director of Program Management for the Surface team, joins host Jeremy Chapman to share details on how Duo is the ultimate intersection of hardware and software experience. It's the first dual-screen foldable device for Microsoft that combines the best of Surface's signature hardware design and Microsoft productivity experiences. It runs on top of an Android operating system, making it Microsoft's first Android device. At just 4.8 millimeters unfolded, it's the thinnest device in its category. Duo is the perfect balance of productivity and mobility, similar in size to the footprint of your phone. We designed a foldable dual-screen device that is compact enough to fit in your pocket and can do everything a phone or portable smart device can do, plus much, much more. Experience the versatility, engineering, performance, and manageability of Duo for yourself in the Quick Links below. ► QUICK LINKS: 00:00 - Introduction 00:23 - Check out all the ‘firsts’ Microsoft Duo represents 01:46 - Dual screen 02:44 - Device postures: book mode, pen and inking, and tent mode 04:53 - Engineering challenges: thickness, dual topology, and posture aware 07:57 - Specs of Duo 08:46 - Battery life 09:07 - Hinge design 10:07 - Manageability and Security 11:20 - Learn more links ► Link References: Surface Duo is available today. Go to . Learn more about how to manage Surface Duo at . Start building enhanced apps for Surface Duo at . ► If you are unfamiliar with Microsoft Mechanics, we are Microsoft’s official video series for IT. You can watch and share valuable content and demos of current and upcoming tech from the people who build it at #Microsoft. ⚙️ Subscribe to our YouTube: ⚙️ Follow us on Twitter: ⚙️ Follow us on LinkedIn: ⚙️ Follow us on Facebook:

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