Microsoft has confirmed that its Surface RT tablet will launch in eight different countries, including the UK, on October 26th. Pocket-Lint is reporting that UK prices will start at £399, with the Touch Cover costing £99.99 and the Type cover costing £109.99. Going by the US pricing, we can assume that the £399 price tag applies to the 32GB version of the Surface RT tablet. US pricing has been announced as follows:
A 32GB version priced at US$499, a 32GB version bundled with a black Touch Cover priced at US$599, and a 64GB version bundled with a black Touch Cover priced at US$699.
The Touch Covers will be available in five different colours – black, white, magenta, cyan and red. As well as the UK and US, Surface products will also be available in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong.
We’ll let you know as soon as we’ve had any UK pricing and availability through.