Vancouver has an Apple Store, a Samsung store and an HP Store and this holiday season it will be home to a pop-up Microsoft store. According to ZDNET, Vancouver will be the only Canadian city to have the pop-up Microsoft shop. Other stores will be in:
The exact location is not known right now, however, Robson street with all the “For Lease” signs seems to be a decent candidate.
Microsoft Stores sell Windows PCs, Windows Phones, Microsoft and third-party software, games, peripherals and more. Microsoft also is going to sell its recently announced Surface PC/tablets through its Microsoft Stores in the U.S. and through select online Microsoft stores, as well. The ARM-based Surface RT devices are set to be available October 26, the same day that Windows 8 will be generally available in retail outlets and preloaded on new PCs.
Buzz tip to GeeCee at SSP.com
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