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Microsoft Store back-to-school sale: up to $360 off Surface Pro devices and more

Microsoft Store back to school sale: up to $360 off Surface devices and more
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Microsoft's back-to-school sale continues to slash hundreds of dollars off select Surface devices and Windows gaming laptops. So if you're long overdue for a new PC, you'll want to check out the Microsoft Store's sale. 

As part of the sale, the 256GB model Microsoft Surface Pro X is now $999. That's $300 off this configuration's $1,299 list price and one of the best Surface Pro deals of the season.

Microsoft Surface Pro X (256GB): was $1,299 now $999 @ Microsoft

Microsoft Surface Pro X (256GB): was $1,299 now $999 @ Microsoft
For a limited time, save $300 on the Microsoft Surface Pro X. The base model Surface Pro X packs a 13-inch (2880 x 1920) touchscreen LCD, ARM-based Microsoft SQ1 processor, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB SSD. With both Wi-Fi and LTE support, the Surface Pro X ensures you're always connected. 

Microsoft's Surface Pro X is a capable 2-in-1 laptop with optional keyboard (sold separately). The Surface Pro X in this deal packs a 13-inch (2880 x 1920) touch screen, ARM-based Microsoft SQ1 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB SSD. With Wi-Fi and LTE support built-in, you can stay connected wherever you go. 

In our Surface Pro X review, we praised its slim, attractive design, bright, vivid display, and long battery life. We also liked its webcam — the best we've ever seen on a laptop or tablet. Connectivity-wise, the Surface Pro X has two USB-C ports and a Surface Connect charging port. 

As an alternative, you can save up to $360 on the Surface Pro 7 and Pro Type Cover Bundle. The configuration we recommend features a 12.3-inch (2736 x 1824) PixelSense display,  Intel Core i5-1035G4 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD. 

Looking for an all-around laptop for multitasking and gaming? If you can afford to splurge, you can get the Editor's Choice Razer Book 13 4K Gaming Laptop for $1,699 ($300 off) from Microsoft. It boasts a 13.4-inch 4K (3840 x 2400) touch screen, 2.8-GHz Intel Evo Core i7-1165G7 quad-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, Iris Xe graphics and a 512GB SSD. Like its siblings, the Razer Book 13 sports a Chiclet-style anti-ghosting keyboard with customizable Chroma lighting.

In our Razer Book 13 review, we loved its powerful overall and graphics performance among other attributes. In a nutshell, it's one of the best gaming laptops money can buy.

If you plan on buying a laptop in the near future, you won't want to miss Microsoft's back-to-school sale. Check out the best deals you can get below. 

More Microsoft back-to-school deals

Surface Pro 7 w/ Keyboard Bundle: up to $1,359 was $999 @ Microsoft

Surface Pro 7 w/ Keyboard Bundle: up to $1,359 was $999 @ Microsoft
For a limited time, save up to $360 on the ultralight and versatile Surface Pro 7 2-in-1. The configuration we recommend  features a 12.3-inch (2736 x 1824) PixelSense display,  Intel Core i5-1035G4 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 256GB SSD. It ships with a Surface Pro Signature Type Cover keyboard (a $159 value). 

Surface Laptop Go: was $899 now $749 @ Microsoft

Surface Laptop Go: was $899 now $749 @ Microsoft
For a limited time, you can save $150 on the Surface Laptop Go. This configuration packs a 12.4-inch PixelSense (1536 x 1024) display, 1.0-GHz 10th Gen Intel Core i5-1035G1 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD. It's one of the best Cyber Monday laptop deals still available this week. 

Razer Book 13 4K Gaming Laptop: was $1,999 now $1,699 @ Microsoft Store

Razer Book 13 4K Gaming Laptop: was $1,999 now $1,699 @ Microsoft Store
Microsoft's back-to-school sale takes $300 off the excellent Razer Book 13 4K gaming laptop. We gave it our coveted Editor's Choice award for its powerful overall and graphics performance as well as its bright, vivid display. This machine packs a 13.4-inch 4K (3840 x 2400), touchscreen 2.8-GHz Intel Core i7-1165G7 quad-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, Intel Iris Xe graphics and 512GB SSD. 

MSI GE66 Raider Gaming Laptop: was $2,499 now $2,099 @ Microsoft Store

MSI GE66 Raider Gaming Laptop: was $2,499 now $2,099 @ Microsoft Store
Microsoft's back-to-school sale takes $400 off the Editor's Choice  MSI GE66 Raider gaming laptop. is one of the best gaming laptops you can get your hands on. It features a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 240Hz display, 2.6-GHz Intel Core i7-10750H 6-core CPU, 32GB of RAM, and a 1TB SSD. Doing all the heavy graphics lifting is Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2080 Super GPU with 8GB of dedicated memory. 

Hilda Scott

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.