In it’s online store and retail locations Microsoft is selling Venue 8 Pro tablet from Dell with Windows 8.1 operating system for for $99. The price is a $200 discount from the device’s regular price. There are a few catch
- The promotion price is only available for the customers in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.
- Each store will only sell the first 20 tablets on the discounted price.
- Online store has 100 tablets for $99. After that it costs $199.
If you want to grab the chance to buy the tablet you have to act fast as there will only be 20 tablets available for the $99 price. After the discounted tablets are sold, the tablet will be sold for $199. The online store will have a stock of 100 tablets at $99. The remaining tablets will also cost $199 for the rest of the day or until the stock is finished.
The one-day-deal is designed to create a buzz on Windows 8 tablets as the holiday shopping rush approaches.
The specifications of Dell’s 8-inch tablet are:
- Quad-core "Bay Trail" processor – an improvement to previous Intel Atom processor
- Screen resolution – 1200×800-pixel
- Windows 8.1 operating system.
- 32 GB internal storage and Micro USB port.
- 2 GB RAM
- 10-hours battery life
Microsoft is running "12 Days of Deals" campaign offering new discounts each day. Mondays’ Venue 8 Pro 8 deal is the first of the deals. There might be more attractive deals in the coming days.