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Microsoft’s Surface tablet goes on sale at JB Hi-FI and Harvey Norman

surfaceretail2Microsoft has announced its exciting new Surface tablet will finally go on sale through Australian retailers by mid December after initially being offered online.

Surface runs the Windows RT operating system – a light version of Windows 8 – and is available in 32GB and 64GB capacities.

JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman will stock the device before Christmas to give customers a chance to touch and feel the product before they buy.

Surface has been the subject of a TV advertising blitz before Microsoft decided to expand the offering to retail stores.

The Microsoft Surface tablet will be available at JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman

The device has a sleek design, a cover that intelligently integrates a keyboard, a kickstand for easier position while typing and viewing content and front and rear facing 720p HD videos cameras.

The Microsoft Surface starts at $559 and will be available at JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman. It is also available to purchase online here.

Stay tuned for a complete review right here on Tech Guide.

The Microsoft Surface has a sleek design, a kickstand and a cover which integrates a full keyboard

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