Now's the time to do it, as back-to-school deals are in full swing. Technology deals from Microsoft are no exception. If you're in the market for new hardware and productivity software, here's the scoop on what Microsoft has to offer.
- Buy a PC over $699 and Get an Xbox 360: This year when students buy a PC over $699 at any of our participating retailers (on select PCs) they'll walk out with a free Xbox. Find out more about the deal.
- Save on Windows 7 & Office 2010 bundle: When you buy a new Windows 7 PC, you're eligible for a discounted price on Office 2010 Home & Student. And you don't need to be a registered student to cash in! The whole family benefits. (Offer available at participating retailers.) Learn more about Microsoft Office 2010.
- The Ultimate Steal: College students can buy Microsoft Office Professional Academic 2010 at a special price of $99.95. Find out if you're eligible?
- Free upgrade: College students who have recently bought Office 2010 Home & Students can upgrade to Office 2010 Academic Professional for FREE. That's 3 free apps: Publisher, Access, and Outlook.
If you're thinking about upgrading from Microsoft Office 2000, 2003, or Office XP to the 2010 release you'll want to ensure that your hardware and operating system meet the minimum system requirements.
[Source:Windows Experience blog]