Surface Duo 2: Can This Be Saved?
Microsoft Surface Duo 2 is both better… and worse? Does this dual screen passport fold have a future?
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Microsoft should just create a Surface Solo instead of the Duo…easier to use and less cumbersome.
Microsoft please give up.
Phone is trash.
Panay sucks at design decisions
I think the real gem would be the “Neo” if it’s still called that.. if it still exists and is still coming. Seems like the easier sell to have a foldable dual screen tablet/computer than the Duo. I really like the idea but I don’t see myself getting one. Maybe the third time’s the charm
It's a cool design and concept, but just poor execution and UX, like many MS products in the past
That thing is a steaming pile of ass
I really like how the vocals of video are just crispest than a crispy cookie. I really love the way you put up your video. I just watch it because YOU are reviewing it.
Microsoft should give up on this all together. This device sucks, and will flop again.
Surface Duo still worst phone.
I think a nicely integrated Surface Watch will help with the inside screen only convenience issue
Microsoft should just close shop. Complete garbage.
Where is the what's on my phone 😌
Lol Nah, I like how Microsoft is trying new technologies but I don't see the appeal. Especially over 1k 😬
Microsoft(price at 1499): YOU SHOULD NOT BUY THIS DEVICE. UNDERSTAND?
I'm sensing the flop of the year award
it's just too expensive for what it is…it's not bad, just bad value for money..
You know what would make it better.. a third screen aka galaxy fold
There is no pleasing you.
The UI of this thing look so 2015-16. What are the designers doing?
Duo is a working station for people on a go that don't want laptop . I don't think Microsoft meant it to a phone like Samsung or Apple. It's a small computer for work connectivity and video conference. It needs one good camera for outside the office use, a good cpu and memory. All this camera bump is a waste. It is not meant for everyone.
I swear they just made a new DS
Microsoft should just give up on making hardware, they're really not good at it.
This is 100x better than a laptop with an ugly “notch”. And I won’t buy both. Lol.
You are a tough critic to impress 👍
Gah. Makes me like me LG Thinq even more.
They just need to ditch the freaking camera bumb. Add more thickness and try to fit a camera with the room now got. And yeah put better batteries. Cmon this is more of a work based device. It just most likrly need to only scan some papers or to show the client something. It can have bad cams its ok. Maybe yeah adding a small usable screen outside is a pretty good idea. And also as its an office device microsoft shoulf try and add like somekinda forced dark mode or whatever for reading and what not. And yeah i like the form factor idea. But the implementation aint right.
For that price…no thanks but I'll take it.
I feel like the only way to fix the camera issue is to have a pop up camera, at least then you could use the one single camera easily for both selfies and normal photo taking, with the device closed. And honestly the first iteration was so so much more stylish.
Man… it's irritating just to watch it!
Oh so sad… Microsoft should've made it more refined, not objectively better. I imagine business people who would consider this device just don't care about that camera system at all, and yet they do care about software reliability and the whole fact that it's a Microsoft. What they should have done is make a better surface duo 1 gen, maybe with better SELFIE camera, high refresh and all that good stuff. And I'm not fancy the outer screen too. They would totally mess it up if they would 😉🤣
At the end.. about next video.. surely he is taking about pixel review right?
Maybe it's just not designed to be a "phone". Most of the pitfall you identified are " pitfalls" based on comparing it to smartphones. But then the price point kinda justifies your point.
Wouldn't this be an unfolding rather than an unboxing ?
Apple will come up with a good solution and will scorch the foldable segment. This should definitely be about research topics. Samsung's foldables also have fold marks, which is not a good thing.
perfect device. lightyears ahead of anything apple is selling
I am still trying to understand, what was Microsoft thinking while making such a device as in who is target clientele, are they making something better to compete with the likes for I-pads , Xiomi or samsung Tabs? (It definitely doesn't qualify as a Phone) Certainly was not expecting such a poor thought process from a company of such high standards.
My guess is that this phone was designed to get the most out of Microsoft's own Office apps. So a reveiw to that effect would be nice.
Technically better… And shitter in every way
windows 11 has entered the building
I feel like this is cool in concept, but proves not great in practice. It’s pitched like a digital passport. I’m surprised they didn’t name it something like “pocketbook.” Good on them for continuing to develop their own hardware. They’ve made some cool moves within the past 10 years. Keep going Microsoft!
Nice but usually Microsoft tablets or even headphones Never arrives here in the Philippines ( iloilo city) not one gadget of theirs!
Apple forcing people by design,
Microsoft forcing product, Which anyway endup with "Nah"
They did it as they planned. This device is made to use like compact laptop, not a smartphone in general. Only thing bothers in the demo is the horizontal reading in dual screen, Well the pricing is too high