Microsoft’s Surface tablet line will see more sales with more distribution channels. Costco stores are all set to display and sell Windows RT version. So those who are planning to buy Microsoft Surface tablet can now visit a Costco store too apart from buying the tablet at Microsoft Store or Staples. Costco stores will need an yearly membership to sell the 32 GB edition of the tablet, at $499 minus the touch cover.
The store will also sell 64 GB and 32 GB versions for $599 and $699. At Costco, the users can look for a color option of their choice rather than just be limited to the black version. Costco will sell Microsoft Surface RT tablets any time from now onwards. A disclosed inventory system screenshot revealed the news. This tablet will operate on ARM processor. Therefore, there is no need for the buyers to get confused with tablet running on Intel processor.
At Costco, one will also find a huge range of accessories and covers for their tablet. There are offers of type cover and touch cover at the store, which are looked upon as dual function covers and shield the Microsoft Surface tablet display. You will also find a complete QWERTY keypad on these touch covers. Content writers and those involved with fast typing are going to need these covers. Costco selling these Surface RT tablets makes it the fourth retail outlet in the US. Other outlets include Staples, Best Buy and Microsoft’s retail stores.
The cyan and black touch covers will cost $10 lower than the touch covers in any other color. This version of the tablet has similar functions to the Apple iPad and other Android tablets such as Google Nexus 10. Just wait for the Costco’s magic to begin to lay your hands on the all the options you want in the options for type and touch cover.