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Hey Dude, Where is my Surface RT?

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    I think you'll find the one for $873.73 is in fact a surface pro, the surface RT is $529 for the 32GB version

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mystere View Post
    MicroCenter does not carry the Surface. They do carry various other RT tablets from other manufacturers, but not the Surface. I was there a couple of days ago, no Surfaces.. Also a search of their website reveals they don't even sell it online either.

    Staples, it appears has recently started selling the surface in stores. This just happened in the last few weeks, apparently. So far, I think they are the only retailer besides MS to carry it in store.
    In case anyone is interested - Staples and Best Buy, here in the US, along side of the Microsoft stores have been selling the Surface RT since before Christmas. Two weeks before Christmas - no Surface - one week before Christmas - Surface! They realized their mistake a little too late but better late than never; I suppose.
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    Absolutely!

    I might be dumb, but I am NOT stupid!

    The Surface is low tech as far as computers are concerned, but it fills a special niche.

    For that money ($500+) I can build a full blown, high spec desk top or purchase a high spec lap top.

    I may be old (84), but I can still recognize a "Pig in a Poke".

    If you even know what that means!

    The old Fart

    Tully
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