A blogger that I follow, Jason Ward of Windows Central, has been essentially asking for this type of device for years now, and I have brought attention to it here on my little information speck of the digital universe.
It’s nice to see ZDNet grudgingly come around to that similar conclusion. Granted, this device/phone/tablet/game changer is way out of budget for moi unless the numbers come in from the North Carolina Education Lottery, but my experience with these events is that elements make their way down to most price points over time.
Microsoft has strong reasons for shying away from calling the Surface Duo a phone. But that’s the best way to explain it to customers.
Also, here is another view of the announcement independent from ZDNet and Jason Ward. ⬇