Surface Duo is Microsoft’s first Android-based smartphone, and
it has worked closely with top software companies to optimize
their apps for the dual-screen hardware. This means that when
you unbox your Surface Duo and head to the Play Store, you’ll
find dual-screen apps
in addition to the standard apps.
Adobe has also partnered with Microsoft to bring Adobe Acrobat
and Spark to the dual-screen Surface Duo.
Adobe Acrobat is the default choice for a lot of people and it
includes the ability to annotate and take notes on PDFs. In
addition, you can use Acrobat to fill out forms and sign your
Adobe app also supports Google’s Material Design experience and
it will allow you to drag and drop content between the Surface
Duo’s two screens.
This is obviously more for reading PDF books or anything like
that, but support for annotation on dual-screen hardware will
also make Acrobat one of the best solutions for business or
The app also has other features, including integration with the
Surface Pen, notes on PDFs, cloud storage support, and Adobe
even offers a subscription that unlocks additional features,
including Adobe’s Creative Cloud storage option.
In addition to the Acrobat app, Adobe is also optimizing Adobe
Spark on the Surface Duo. Spark is Adobe’s flagship product for
developers and marketers, and it basically allows users to
create stunning social graphics, short videos, and web pages.
If you use Acrobat or Spark on dual-screen hardware like the
Surface Duo, it will definitely increase productivity.
One of the main features that should be noted is the ability to
drag and drop content between the two screens of the Surface
Duo, which should improve your experience when you’re editing
images or reading PDF.