Canadians get a shot at the big holidays savings from Microsoft
By Stephen Pate – Good news for Canadians – Microsoft has started their popular pre-Christmas sale here.
Every day for 12 days, a new deal is announced under 12 Days of Deals
The deal today December 1, 2015 is the HP Pavilion x360 Convertible 13 Signature Edition 2-in-1 PC with $200 saving for $679 featuring:
- 13.3-inch (337.82-millimeter) HD touchscreen
- Intel Core i5-6200U
- 8GB memory/1TB HDD
- Windows 10
2-in-1 computers can be either a laptop or a tablet as shown in the picture above which is making them very popular. Microsoft Signature Editions have the manufacturer’s bloatware removed. This model is more powerful than the Surface Pro 4 except the i7 model.
Best Buy have a lower-powered version of the same computer for $799 with 6 GB RAM, 500 MB hard drive. The Best Buy model has the i3-6100U CPU not the i5-6200U in the HP Pavilion 2-in-1 from Microsoft.
Day 2 – December 2, 2015
Tomorrow’s 12 Days of Deals is a 15.6-inch Lenovo Ideapad 100 laptop for only $279, a $200 saving.
- 15.6-inch HD display
- Intel Celeron N2840
- 4GB memory/500GB HDD
- Up to 3 hours battery life
- Windows 10
New deals are announced each day. Check the 12 Days of Deals link to see if there is a gift for someone on your list.
Quantities are limited so it’s first come first served.
By Stephen Pate, NJN Network