Microsoft launches Facebook 'Cool is in Session' Sweepstakes

Want school supplies with a cool surprise? Of course you do. Microsoft has kicked off the "Cool is in Session" sweepstake on its Facebook page, which sports some interesting prizes. Like all sweepstakes on Facebook, you'll need an account and be able to "like" Microsoft's page (if not done so already) to access the entry form with more details. 

So what's on the prize list? Prepare for your jaw to hit the floor:

  • Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student 2010
  • Nokia Lumia 900
  • Nokia Purity HD Stereo Headset by Monster
  • Arc Touch Mouse
  • Laptop bag
  • Wireless N Router
  • LifeCam webcam
  • Xbox 360 250GB + Kinect
  • 12-month Xbox LIVE Gold membership
  • Three Xbox games
    • Star Wars Kinect
    • Forza Motorsport 4
    • Dance Central 2

To enter, be sure to head on over to the Microsoft Facebook page for more information. Unfortunately, while no purchase is necessary, the sweepstakes is only open only to legal residents of the 50 US states (and D.C.). Act quick as it closes at 11:59 PM PST on 8/24/12. Check out the official rules.

Source: Microsoft (Facebook)

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.