Microsoft has finally revealed the pricing of Surface tablet and is now available for pre-order in eight countries. Consumers residing in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, and the United States can now pre-order Surface RT tablet.
Microsoft Surface is initially available in three SKUs: a 32 GB priced at US$499, a 32 GB version with Touch Cover priced at US$599, and a 64GB version bundled with a black Touch Cover priced at US$699.
Accessories for Surface tablet are also available for pre-order. One can visit the Microsoft Store to pre-order Touch Cover ($119.99), Type Cover($129.99), HD digital AV adapter ($39.99), 24W magnetic power supply($39.99), and VGA adapter ($39.99).
Surface with Windows 8 RT specs:
# Software – Windows 8 RT
# Dimension – 10.81 x 6.77 x 0.37 inches
# Weight – 1.5 pounds
# Display – 10.6” ClearType HD display (1366×768 pixels)
# Storage – 32 GB; 64 GB
# CPU – NVIDIA T30
# RAM – 2 GB of RAM
# Battery – 31.5 W-h
# Wireless – Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)
# Audio – Two microphones, stereo speakers
# Power supply – 24W power supply
# cameras – 720p HD front and rear cameras
# Sensors – Ambient light sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, compass
# Ports – USB 2.0, headset jack, HD video out port, microSDXC card slot
# Included apps – Office Home and Student 2013 RT Preview (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote), Xbox Music, Xbox Video, Xbox Games, SkyDrive, Windows Messaging, and Windows Mail.
If you are located in one of the above mentioned places, you can now head over to the Microsoft Store to pre-order your Surface tablet. You can find more about Surface tablet by visiting Surface.com website.