Microsoft has turned the Surface Duo into a handheld Xbox

Xbox Touch Controls shine on the Surface Duo.

Microsoft is updating its Xbox Cloud Gaming app on Android to support both screens on the Surface Duo. It lets owners use one side for Xbox touch controls and the other is dedicated to displaying the game.


via MUO: Xbox Game Pass Update Turns Surface Duo Into Handheld Xbox System

via Andrew Myrick / Android Central: Microsoft turns the Surface Duo into the portable Xbox you've always wanted

via Tom Warren / Twitter: Microsoft is turning its Surface Duo into a handheld Xbox today. The latest app update for Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud) let’s you use one screen for touch controls and the other for the game. It’s like a Nintendo 3DS with Xbox games. Details here:— Tom Warren (@tomwarren) May 24, 2021

via Phil Spencer / Twitter: I’m proud of all the teams that came together to deliver this new feature. It’s important that we provide gamers the best experience based on where they want to play, and we will continue to do so as we move ahead with cloud gaming.— Phil Spencer (@XboxP3) May 24, 2021

via Frederic Lardinois / Twitter: All three Surface Duo users rejoiced.— Frederic Lardinois (@fredericl) May 24, 2021