Microsoft Slices $100 Off Surface Pro
Previously, the electronics company had already lowered the prices of the Surface RT. Both have given losses.
Microsoft under the price of your tablet Surface Pro, that in the United States will cost $100 less, reported today the blog “The Next Web”.
Previously, the electronics company had already lowered the prices of the Surface RT (that account with a Windows operating system less complete) and made special offers for students.
Last week it was revealed that the company income with the tablet of own production a total of $853 million so far, but had to pay 900 million for the appliances are not sold, so the device gives losses.
SPEAK THE NUMBERS
Surface RT was launched in October and Surface Pro, that account with a Windows 8 Full in February. The tablet is now offer from $799 in Canada, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, and also will cost 100 euros less in Germany.
The “Wall Street Journal” felt that since its launch Microsoft has sold about 1.7 million tablets Surface, compared to 14.6 million iPads that sold its competitor Apple last quarter.