redmond - Microsoft claims the best sales month ever behind its Surface line. Windows Maker says that a lot of professionals look to buy a Surface computer because they would be disappointed in Apple's recently launched MacBook Pro with Touchbar.
Microsoft has a special exchange program for MacBook owners put on legs. People with an Apple laptop get a huge discount on a Surface computer when they trade in their old appliance. Exact figures gives Microsoft its Windows blog, but it claims in various markets have a strong month of November behind. For example, the Surface bundle that the company had, in collaboration with Best Buy was sold out within a day and was the Surface Pen at the German Amazon. com within twelve hours after launch, the best-selling PC accessory.
In the US and Canada, Microsoft claims to have great success with the Surface Book in conjunction with the Performance Base. Being on the North American market is going so well, Microsoft has now decided to start selling the device next quarter in Austria, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.