When and where you can buy the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 in Australia

Microsoft's new tablet is coming to retail stores at the end of August

While customers can pre-order the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now from Microsoft's Store, the latest version of the Windows 8-based slate device will be available to buy from Australian retail stores from 28 August. The outlets included are JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman, as well as commercial resellers. For those of you who pre-order the tablet using Microsoft's online store, it will ship from the 28th.

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 in action.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 in action.

Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 has been available in the United States for the past couple of months, with company only now announcing its roll-out to Australia and other countries around the globe. It will be available to pick up in various RAM and storage configurations at the following price points:

• Intel Core i3 version with 4GB of RAM and 64GB SSD: $979
• Intel Core i5 version with 4GB of RAM and 128GB SSD: $1209
• Intel Core i5 version with 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD: $1549
• Intel Core i7 version with 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD: $1829
• Intel Core i7 version with 8GB of RAM and 512GB SSD: $2279

The Surface Pro Type Cover, which has been designed for use with the Surface Pro 3, costs an extra $149.99, and is needed if you intend to use the Surface Pro 3 as a laptop. A docking device for the Surface Pro 3 will cost $229.99 and will be available in Australia by the end of September.

The new tablet has many different features compared to the second version that was released last year, including a slimmer design, a bigger and better screen, and a more versatile built-in stand. We'll bring you a full review of the tablet soon, but in the meantime you can read our initial thoughts on the unit from our brief hands-on session in June.

Join the newsletter!

Or

Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.

Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Error: Please check your email address.
Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.
Show Comments

Brand Post

Most Popular Reviews

Latest Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Tom Pope

Dynabook Portégé X30L-G

Ultimately this laptop has achieved everything I would hope for in a laptop for work, while fitting that into a form factor and weight that is remarkable.

Ada Chan

Dynabook Portégé X30L-G

I highly recommend the Dynabook Portégé® X30L-G notebook for everyday business use, it is a benchmark setting notebook of its generation in the lightweight category.

Tom Sellers

MSI P65

This smart laptop was enjoyable to use and great to work on – creating content was super simple.

Lolita Wang

MSI GT76

It really doesn’t get more “gaming laptop” than this.

Jack Jeffries

MSI GS75

As the Maserati or BMW of laptops, it would fit perfectly in the hands of a professional needing firepower under the hood, sophistication and class on the surface, and gaming prowess (sports mode if you will) in between.

Taylor Carr

MSI PS63

The MSI PS63 is an amazing laptop and I would definitely consider buying one in the future.

Featured Content

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?