Microsoft Cuts Prices of Windows 8 TabletsCategory: General News
Posted: February 1, 2014 09:57AM
Microsoft is hoping to boost sales of tablets featuring the Windows 8.1 operating system by offering discounts on models from multiple manufacturers. The tablets are available from the Microsoft store and the sale makes them cheaper than the iPad Mini and puts them in the price range of popular Android devices. "Microsoft is offering the 32-GB Dell Venue 8 Pro for $229, down from $299; the 32-GB Lenovo Miix 2 for $249, discounted from $299; and the 32-GB Toshiba Encore, also reduced to $249 from $299. The 64-GB model of the Venue 8 Pro is also available for $50 off, at $299." The specs on the tablets cover a wide range and offer anyone in the market for a tablet a number of choices.
Source: Information Week