What you need to know
- Multiple Surface devices are on sale right now.
- Many of the sales last until August 10.
- There are also several bundles available, including Surface devices plus accessories.
Surface savings are upon us thanks to several sales at the Microsoft Store (via OnMSFT). There are deals on the Surface Pro 6, Surface Book 2, and several bundles that includes Surface devices and accessories. The sales come just in time for back to school shopping. Many of the sales last until August 10, though some sales are part of a separate promotion and end earlier.
You can save $260 on the Surface Pro 6 + Type Cover bundle. The Surface Pro 6 on sale in the bundle is the Intel Core i5 variant with a 128GB SSD and 8GB of RAM. Both black and platinum are listed on sale, but platinum is out of stock. There is another deal on the Surface Pro 6 that allows you to bundle the Intel Core i7 Surface Pro 6, the Type cover, and the Surface Pen for $1,470. That is a savings of $383, though note that the bundle including the Surface Pen expires on August 3.
You can save $100 on Surface Book 2 devices right now. The cheapest Surface Book 2 is down to $1049. That deal is for a 13.5-inch version with a seventh generation Intel Core i5 processor. You can save the $100 on any Surface Book 2 model right now, all the way up to the fully loaded 15-inch version with the eighth generation Intel Core i7 processor.
There are also several Surface Essentials bundles that include a year of Office 365. You can get a Surface Go Essentials Bundle for only $598 and several other deals.
You can find all of the Surface deals on Microsoft's website right now.
The 2-in-1 refined as only Microsoft can
The blueprint device for the 2-in-1 category, the Surface Pro 6 is a high-end laptop stuffed into the body of a tablet. Toss in digital pen support and an optional keyboard, and you have quite the portable computer.
Our favorite Surface accessories from Microsoft
Every one of these valuable Surface accessories is Windows Central Approved and guaranteed to please.
Surface Precision Mouse ($77 at Amazon)
The Surface Precision Mouse is not only one of favorite Surface accessories, it's one of our favorite mice for any PC. It's packed with valuable features and customizable buttons. Its scrolling and tracking are seamless and spot-on. And it's rechargeable so you never have to buy new batteries for it.
Surface Pen (From $72 at Amazon)
Every Surface owner needs this Pen. Period. It supports 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity, tilt support for shading density, and enjoys supremely low latency. When paired with a Surface PC, the potential is endless. And it comes in a bunch of cool colors.
Surface Dock ($136 at Amazon)
With two Mini DisplayPorts, four USB-A 3.0 ports, an Ethernet port, and a 3.5mm audio jack, this dock gives you the ports you need to stay connected to all your favorite devices. Plus, it easily turns your Surface into a desktop power hub. We highly recommend it.
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