Call Microsoft crazy? Not really. Call them generous? Ah, they should have some string attached. But you don’t really need to care what Microsoft’s motive is, all you need to know is that if you (as a student) buy a Windows 7 PC now, I will get a FREE XBOX 360!
Well yes! That’s what the promotion that is running hot right now. This deal is only available for US based 16-19 years old students that have their own .EDU email address to verify their status. This promo is running from May 23 until September 3, 2011. What you have to do is to purchase a Windows 7 PC/Laptop that worth more than $699 and you are eligible to snap the Xbox 360 Slim 4GB for free.
Check out the following info for more details:
*Get a free Xbox 360 4GB console with the purchase of a Windows® 7 PC $699 or more, at participating retailers in the US from 5/23-9/3 or while supplies last. Verification of student status required. See participating retailers for full details.
** Limited time offer valid in the U.S. on eligible products only thru 11:59 p.m. PT on 9/10/2011, or while supplies last. Only available for students age 16-19 and/or with a valid .EDU email address. Eligible students will be given a promo code when .EDU email address is confirmed and / or their age, 16-19, is confirmed, which must be entered at checkout to receive the discount. Promo code valid for purchase of a single PC only. Not valid on previous orders. Offer cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or combined with any other offer or promotion. Discount applies before any applicable taxes, shipping or other fees.
I wish I was a student again!