The dual-screen Surface Duo was launched earlier this year with
Android 10 installed and reports have suggested that
Android 11 update will be released soon. Meanwhile,
Microsoft is going hard with the minor software updates on the
Surface Duo, as November patch is rolling out for unlocked
Microsoft is now rolling out November 2020 security and quality
update to Surface Duo with fixes for the camera, system
performance, and more.
The November 2020 update doesn’t come with new camera features
for the Surface Duo, but it refines image quality on the
camera, according to the tech giant.
This is the third update for the Surface Duo and it’s also
focused on bug fixes. According to the changelog, Surface Duo
has been updated to version 2020.1014.6. The size of the
Surface Duo November update is around 140MB and user feedback
has been very positive so far.
Perhaps the biggest problem of the Surface Duo is the camera
which is inferior to the Microsoft’s own Lumia lineup. Surface
Duo camera isn’t horrible per se, but there is a lot of room
At launch, the Surface Duo camera was pretty bad, but Microsoft
has made it much better through updates, and now November
update further improves the launch speed of the camera app. The
capture speed also feels faster.
The Surface Duo November update has a reasonably short
changelog for a third patch and it also includes the November
2020 security patch.
Other notables include improvement to the system performance,
better animation, system stability, and Microsoft has also
improved multitasking performance when apps are spanned across
Here’s the complete changelog:
- Improved touch stability and device stability.
- Allows you to quickly move or dismiss apps when spanned
across two screens.
- November 2020 security patch.
The patch was officially released on November 3 and it’s
already rolling out to users.