Best Twitter Apps for Surface RT & Pro

Looking for best Twitter clients for Surface RT / Pro? For anyone who likes to stay updated, Twitter is one of the most useful tools that makes it possible to receive fresh updates, news and events from around the world. Most of the users prefer to use a mobile / desktop client for Twitter instead of using it from the browser. That’s the reason that there are plenty of clients for almost any platform. Although Windows 8 is relatively new platform, there already are some good apps out there that you can install on your new Windows RT / Windows 8 based tablets. Here we take a brief look into some of the best Twitter apps for Win8.


With a UI inspired by Microsoft’s modern Windows 8 UI, MetroTwit is perfect Twitter client for Surface and Windows 8 / RT tablets as well as for desktop PCs. Some of the prominent features of MetroTwit are:

  • Track your Twitter feeds with interactive tiles
  • Pin multiple columns on the homescreen
  • Simple tweet, reply or retweet
  • Search Twitter by keyword or hashtags
  • View lists, saved searches, trending topics
  • Fully functional snap view for quick access to tweets

MetroTwit for Windows 8 & RT

The app is available in Windows Store and you can download and install it on Windows 8 for free.

Download MetroTwit for Windows 8 / RT


While MetroTwit’s awesomeness is its metro inspired user interface, Tweetro brings gestures support to make it the best Twitter client for Surface and other touchscreen Windows devices. The app also features an in-app browser that lets you browse the links given in the tweets without leaving the app.

Tweetro for Windows 8 & RT

Tweetro is available in Windows 8 app store for free. Here’s the download link:

Download Tweetro for Windows 8 / RT

Both these Twitter clients will make using Twitter on WinRT & Win8 based devices more fun, be it touchscreen devices or laptops and PCs.

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