What you should know

  • Microsoft has pulled the plug on the first-generation Floor Duo, stating on its assist web page that it’ll now not ship new working system updates or safety patches for the machine.
  • Android 12L, which arrived for the dual-screen smartphone late final yr, was the final main Android OS replace for the Floor Duo.
  • Floor Duo followers can nonetheless use their telephones with none issues for now.

The unique Floor Duo will probably be put out to pasture after selecting up simply two main Android OS updates since launch.

Microsoft unceremoniously introduced on a support page that it ditched software program assist for the three-year-old smartphone on September 10, as noticed by Windows Central. Consequently, the first-generation Surface Duo will probably be left to fend for itself, which suggests it will likely be a sitting duck for safety dangers and annoying bugs.