Microsoft has announced today that it plans to sell its Surface tablet, in addition to copies of Windows 8, at four pop-up stores across Canada, starting October 26th.
In addition to 28 locations across the States, the pop-up stores will be located at:
- Toronto, Ontario’s Eaton Centre;
- Edmonton, Alberta’s West Edmonton Mall;
- Burnaby, BC’s Metropolis at Metrotown;
- Vancouver, BC’s Oakridge Centre
While we don’t know the exact price of the Surface tablet, it’s expected to debut at $399 for the 32GB Windows RT version. The Intel-based Surface tablet will go on sale next year for around $799, based on persistent rumours.
Microsoft is launching Windows 8, and the Surface tablet, at an October 25th event in New York City. We’ll be there covering all the announcements, so stay tuned.
Excited for the Surface?