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Surface Go 10-inch tablet now available at Microsoft Store and Amazon

The iPad and Chromebook alternative, the Surface Go, starts shipping on August 2. You can get one at the Microsoft Store and Amazon.

You can now purchase the new Surface Go tablet starting at $399 at the Microsoft Store and Amazon in the United States and Canada. 

The new device follows the same design language found on Surface Pro, but it’s a 10-inch tablet that weighs 1.5 pounds and is powered by an Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y processor with up to 8GB of RAM, and up to 256GB of internal storage. (Check out all the details, including tech specs and pricing here.)

The Surface Go for consumers comes with Windows 10 Home in S mode, but you can also get the business edition that comes with Windows 10 Pro in S mode.

In addition, you can buy the Surface Go optional accessories, including the Surface Go Signature Type Cover with Alcantara (burgundy, gray, and cobalt), which cost $129, but you can also get the basic black cover for only $99.

If you’re a mouse person, the device can be paired with the improved Surface Mobile Mouse, which cost $34.99.

Initially, the Surface Go will be available in the following markets, United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Switzerland, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Poland, Italy, Portugal, and Spain. Then it’ll be available in Japan, Singapore, Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Thailand, Hong Kong, and in China with more markets to follow.