Microsoft Surface pricing confirmed, 32GB version starts at $499

Tuesday, 16 October 2012 17:22 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Microsoft Surface pricing has been confirmed by Microsoft, after the firm accidentally posted pricing on its official online store eariler today.

According to VentureBeat, the 32GB version will run you $499 and for an additional $100 you can include the black keyboard Touch Cover.

There’s also a 64GB version with a black Touch Cover for $699, and Touch Covers are available in various colors for $119 on their own. A thicker Type Cover alternative is $129.

A Surface tablet running Windows 8 Pro with Intel chips with more memory slated fore release later are pegged for around the $1,000 mark. Microsoft doesn’t have it listed.

The Microsoft Surface tablet is slated for release on October 26.