Microsoft announced a interesting Back to School Offer to counter upcoming Apple’s promotion. Guess what, Microsoft wants students to have fun while studying by offering a free Xbox 360 4GB console with a purchase of Windows 7 PC with the price over $699. Yes, you can buy any PC and get the Xbox 360 worth of $199 free. Apple offers similar Back to School Offer. If you are not a Mac fan, Microsoft’s offer is more worth for the buck you spent.
How to Get Free Xbox 360 from Microsoft
All you need to make avail of the Back To School Offer is to make the purchase of the new PC using your “.edu” email address from participating online retailers. If you don’t want to buy online, just walk down to the participating store with your student ID.
The offer is available in the United States now and it starts on May 22 and ends on September 3. Microsoft warns users to buy early as the end date varies from retailers to retailers. The offer will soon available in France and Canada.
Although you can buy any kind of Windows 7 PC, Microsoft has some suggestions for you. They include
- HP Pavillion DM4
- Dell Inspiron 14r
- Samsung Series 9