Microsoft Surface Tablets Will Sell For Above $599 And Will Be Made By Pegatron

Posted: Jun 20 2012, 4:34am CDT | by , in Rumors | Microsoft Windows


Microsoft Surface Tablets will sell for above $599 and will be Made by Pegatron

Supply Chain sources say that Microsoft will outsource assembly of Microsoft Surface tablets to Pegatron Technology.

Microsoft is unveiled own-branded tablets on Monday. The 10.6-inch tablets will launch this fall. The Windows 8 RT based model is first and is according to Digitimes priced at least $599. The Intel based Windows 8 Pro model is supposed to sell for at least $799.

Microsoft is also said to outsource the assembly of the Microsoft Surface tablets to Pegatron. There is no word yet on the volume of Surface tablets.

$599 is $100 more than the entry-level Apple iPad, which would be a problem.

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