surface pro 3

Microsoft has announced a new 10 percent discount for schools in the US, UK and Canada that want to purchase the Surface Pro 3 tablet via its Authorized Device Resellers.

The offer has a minimal purchase requirement of five units of the 12-inch tablet and is just for "accredited institute organized and operated exclusively for the purpose of teaching its enrolled students." The tablets come with the black Type Cover. The 64GB version will be priced at $839, while the 128GB Surface Pro 3 will have a price of $1,019 under this program. Finally, the 256GB version will be priced at $1,289 with the education discount.

The company added:

"At Microsoft, we have long had a deep-seated commitment to Education instilled into the culture of the company starting with our founder, Bill Gates, who recognized that investment in improving Education and building skills of the next generation just makes good business sense: "Your leading indicator of where you're going to be 20 years from now is how well you're doing in your education system."

Do you think a lot of schools will take advantage of this Surface Pro 3 discount?

Source: Microsoft