Well-known enthusiast Gustave Monce has been working on installing Windows 11 on the Surface Duo for several months. This has become a successful project. If you own the first version of Surface Duo, you can now install Windows 11 on it in dual-boot with the original Android firmware using the instructions by the project team.
Android 12L is a special version of Android for dual screen devices. Google Vice President of Android Engineering Andrei Popescu announced it is coming to Microsoft, Samsung and Lenovo devices later this year. Continue reading "Surface Duo will soon get Android 12L along with Samsung and Lenovo devices"
Microsoft has started selling its two long awaited devices. You can now buy Surface Go 3 with LTE support, but only in one configuration. There is also a new Surface Pro 8 with LTE in the Microsoft Store.
Microsoft is preparing to release a 10.5-inch Surface Go 3 tablet in a new matte black color called "Matte Black". Aggiornamenti Lumia managed to find its promotional materials and shared some its image renders on Twitter. Continue reading "A new leak reveals Surface Go 3 Matte Black"
Microsoft intended to launch Android 11 for the original Surface Duo somewhere in Summer 2021. Naturally, those plans never materialized, just as the promise to ship Android 11 before the end of 2021. Shortly after a report claiming Android 11 for Surface Duo waits for Google and AT&T to certify the update, Microsoft came up with yet another promise to deliver the new Android version soon™. Continue reading "Yet again, Microsoft says Android 11 for Surface Duo is coming soon"
2021 is now history, which means Microsoft failed to release the Android 11 update for the original Surface Duo. Moreover, almost all firmware updates for the first-gen dual-screen smartphone from Microsoft in 2021 contained nothing but Android security updates. Still, there is hope to get a newer Android version for Surface Duo. Continue reading "Microsoft is working on Android 12L for Surface Duo and Duo 2"
Microsoft has made available a number of its own devices available to preorder via Microsoft Store. The list includes Surface Headphones 2, Earbuds, Surface Book 3, and Surface Go 2. Continue reading "Surface Headphones 2, Earbuds, Surface Book 3, and Surface Go 2 are ready for preorder"
Microsoft is holding an October 2016 Windows 10 Event in a few hours where the company is expected to announce new hardware products and talk about the next release of Windows 10 (codenamed Redstone 2 which is planned to release next Spring).
Continue reading "Watch Microsoft Windows 10 Event right here"
Surface Pro 3 is a very attractive device for buying as a laptop plus tablet replacement. Compared to previous generations of Surface Pro, the third iteration of the Microsoft's premium tablet comes with better battery life, great screen resolution and a really powerful Intel Core processor. For those users who like the Surface Pro 3 hardware but prefer Linux instead of Windows, I would like to share with you a way to install Linux.
Continue reading "How to install Linux on Surface Pro 3"
One of my friends, a lucky owner of the Microsoft Surface tablet, has discovered a annoying bug in his device. When the Wi-Fi signal is not stable or suddenly disappears, the device behaves strangely: once the Wi-Fi signal is lost, it tries to connect, but ends up losing the ability to connect to ANY Wi-fi network. The other unfortunate thing is that this behavior of being unable to reconnect to any wireless connection is not limited to this particular case.
Continue reading "[Bug] Microsoft Surface is unable to connect to Wi-Fi"