Microsoft would likely the highlight this month if it unveils its dual-screen Surface Duo. If the disappointing rumors are true, it won’t be taking place any time quickly however there’s no purpose followers can’t get an appetizer of that experience. And, no, it’s now not through the legitimate SDK emulator. Microsoft has simply launched v6 of the Microsoft Launcher for all Android gadgets however mainly for the upcoming Android-based Surface Duo.
Of course, the Microsoft Launcher has been round for pretty a whilst now and at one factor in time was once even referred to as the Arrow Launcher. Recent developments, however, appear to be geared in the direction of making it a higher match for some thing greater than a telephone or simply a tablet. Landscape mode, for example, will be incredible for a machine that is virtually a tablet cut up in half.
The new Personalized information panel is additionally some thing that was once simply lately confirmed on the Surface Duo emulator. It’s genuinely proper information that it won’t be exceptional to that gadget and it can be used even on telephones with solely one screen.
Of course, there are lots of aspects that will work on any Android device, even though that nonetheless relies upon on what model of Android you’re running. The darkish theme settings, for example, is solely like minded with telephones going for walks Android eight Oreo or higher, which is with any luck what most Android units run on these days. That said, Microsoft Launcher is like minded with Android 7.0 Nougat as well.
Microsoft additionally notes that some Android facets might also no longer work properly, like full-screen navigation relying on the smartphone model. There may additionally be some sync problems with Sticky Notes however hopefully, these have been synced to Microsoft OneNote. Microsoft Launcher v6 need to be rolling out now however due to the fact that it’s a public release, Microsoft warns it would possibly take time to attain all markets.