Microsoft has decided to expand the availability of its Band in terms of more retailers in US and will even launch it in a new market. Microsoft Band that was limited to US market till now, is now headed to UK. In fact, it is on pre-order in UK starting today. Read more,
Today, Microsoft Band will be available in the UK for pre-order for £169.99***, from Microsoft stores along with key retail partners in the UK, including Amazon, Curry’s PC World, Dixons Travel, Harrods, and O2. It will go on sale beginning April 15th. We are excited to expand to an additional market, and to incorporate the feedback of more customers into our future product and service updates.
Coming to the US availability, Amazon, Best Buy and Target will stock the Microsoft Band apart from Microsoft store, starting today. It is already available on Amazon now.
We are excited to announce that we will expand our presence in the US retail channel with the addition of three new retail partners – Amazon, Best Buy and Target. Microsoft has a long history of partnering with these retailers and we are pleased to welcome them on this journey with us. They will begin selling product today, with increased shipments planned for the weeks and months ahead.