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Can you believe that the Graduation Season is just around the corner? Instead of giving the same old gift over and over, why not give your Graduate something they really need in college and will use a TON! We have some of the best Microsoft gift ideas that your Graduate is going to LOVE! Check them out!
Great Graduation Gift Ideas
(Information from Microsoft)
This stunningly vibrant 2-in-1 with the new Windows features a sleek modern design perfect for work and play. Use as portable tablet, type with its keyboard for productivity, pivot its screen to share a presentation and pictures with others, or flip it to watch a movie when space is limited – the snap hinge design gives you fluidly elegant flexibility.
*This device comes with a 1-year subscription to Office 365 Personal
Starting at $499 (64GB and 2GB RAM; Includes Office 365 Personal)
With the new 10-inch Surface 3, get the perfect balance of performance and value. Surface 3 runs full Windows 8.1, so you have access to all your favorite programs, apps, and browsers, including the full Microsoft Office Suite, iTunes, Netflix, Chrome, Firefox and more. It comes with a 1-year subscription to Office 365 Personal, OneDrive cloud storage, so you’ll be prepared for college instantly. It also comes with 60 Skype world minutes each month for 12 months, so you’ll always be a just a video-call away from friends and family back home.
Starting at $369.99
This innovative tablet handles all of your tasks on the go with its innovative easy-grip design, included magnetic Bluetooth keyboard, and optional mobile broadband connectivity. Delight in sharing images, video, and more on the Full HD display – see it all bright, crisp, and vivid.
Starting at $699
At home or out and about, this premium 2-in-1 flexes with you. It’s tough but incredibly thin at just 1/3-inch thick. It’s a tablet when you want to simplify, and a full-functioning PC with the added wireless keyboard dock when you need to get more done.
For graduating high schoolers, it’s important to have an easy-to-use set of tools to manage their homework, extracurricular activities schedule, etc. Convertible PCs like the HP Spectre x360 and ASUS Transformer Book Chi are perfect for college bound teens – affordable, versatile and loaded with great educational and organizational apps like OneNote and My Study Life.
Additionally, PCs like the Surface 3 and Dell XPS 13 are great options for graduating college students, providing a ton of power in a portable package that will make it easy for them to stay on top of things at their new ‘real world’ job.
And last but not least, this summer, grads can get inspired and learn new skills to get ahead in the fall with Microsoft YouthSpark,which offers free summer camps, education, mentorship and job resources for students of all ages.