Microsoft Surface Duo will be released sooner rather than later

First spotted by Droidlife, Microsoft has submitted the documents as a “phablet device” with the “model number 1930” to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) website, which is believed that it is the Surface Duo unless Microsoft has another Android dual-screen smartphone in the works. It is suggested that Microsoft looks set to release Microsoft Duo ahead of its original target of holiday 2020.

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According to the documents, the model 1930 phablet is running on Android 10, has two screens, and have LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and NFC. There are “four configurations with both screens: folded and closed/open 90 degrees/flat 180 degrees/folded and open”, detailed in one of the documents.

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Windows Central reported that the Surface Duo will run on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, 6GB of RAM with 64GB or 256GB of storage and features an 11-megapixel camera. It comes with two separate 5.6-inch AMOLED displays connected by Microsoft-designed hinges and opens to become an 8.3-inch display phone-tablet. It also features one USB-C port, a nanoSIM slot, a 3,450mAh battery and will support the Surface Pen.