Looking for a high-end tablet? Amazon currently has a deal (via MS Poweruser) on the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 that will save you a little over $300. Normally priced at $1,199, the Surface Pro 6 with 8GB of memory and 256GB of storage can be yours for $895. This saves you 25% and shipping is free. The Surface Pro 6 is equipped with a 12.3-inch display and sports a 2736 x 1824 resolution; the tablet carries an 8MP camera on the back and a 5MP camera in front. Microsoft says that the battery will provide power for a whole day, and Windows 10 Home is pre-installed. This model has the 8th generation Intel Core i5 processor under the hood. The deal is available only on the Platinum colored unit.
Pro 6 model with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, but that configuration has already sold out.Another $50 can be shaved off the price if you apply and are approved for an Amazon Visa Rewards Card. Amazon also took 22% off the Surface
If you do take Amazon up on this deal, you might want to add some accessories like the Surface Pen. While the latter normally goes for $99, a Microsoft certified pen by Penoval is available for $39.99 at Amazon. And the etailer will also sell you an official Microsoft Type Cover for only $98. This is a 25% savings that amounts to more than a $31 discount. The latter not only protects the tablet, but it also adds a physical QWERTY keyboard to the slate.
If iOS or the upcoming iPadOS is more to your liking, Best Buy currently sells the Wi-Fi only 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro with 256GB of storage for $949.99. That is a $200 or 17% discount for the latest model with an edge-to-edge screen, Face ID, and support for the latest Apple Pencil. The second generation pencil will cost you $129 at Best Buy (or $89.99 for a refurbished unit) and the smart keyboard is priced at $199.