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Microsoft Store drops 1tb Surface Book model

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Device Protection: Surface Plus for Business offers peace of mind with the Microsoft Complete for Business extended service plan with accidental damage protection.

Microsoft this week unveiled two leasing programs for its various Surface devices - one for students and one for SMBs - that both have plenty of fine print to consider. You will be able to purchase any of these devices on a 24-month payment plan 24-month payment plan at zero per cent April for the first two years.

On Tuesday, Microsoft announced a new Surface Plus program for regular users and businesses, which will let you upgrade your Surface computer every 18 months. The main thing is the hardware you're intending to swap must be in "good condition".

The Surface Plus for Business plan is managed by LiftForward, "a leading software provider and licensed online lender to small and medium size businesses", according to Microsoft's FAQ. The program covers the Surface Laptop, Surface Pro, Surface Book, and Surface Studio for individual customers. The plan is based on Microsoft's older Surface Membership program., whose members will be grandfathered into the new version. They are also allowed to upgrade to the latest Surface device after 18 months. Microsoft is hyping the plan as flawless for back-to-school PC buyers. Maybe it's time for me to price out a sweet Surface Laptop. Microsoft said Surface training and health check as well as a year of free in-store support and technical assistance are included in Surface Plus.You even have the option to add the Microsoft Complete extended service plan, if desired.

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For instance, the entry-level Surface Pro configuration with a core m3 and 4GB of RAM costs about $799, but under the Surface Plus plan, the total payment would be broken down to $33.29 per month for 24 months.

Microsoft's debut of the student payment plan comes just before school season starts in August. You can also upgrade devices after 18 months.

The program also includes a dedicated device service and support, as well as an in-store support and tech help.

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