News tagged: Microsoft Store

Microsoft Now Selling Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+

Two years ago, it would be impossible to think that Microsoft would actually start selling Samsung smartphones on its online store, but exactly that has happened. Starting this week, customers can purchase Samsung's flagship's via Microsoft Store Online.

Microsoft Officially Launches Xbox One X

As promised earlier, Microsoft has officially launched its latest gaming console worldwide today. The "world's most powerful console" is now available for purchase in a total of 35 markets worldwide, with pricing to vary depending on local taxes in each region.

Xbox One Gains Game Gifting

Game gifting is rolling out on the Xbox One, with it initially becoming available for some members of the Xbox Insider program. With this feature, users can gift any title from the Microsoft Store to another player via Xbox Live. Microsoft didn't announce its availability.

Official Xbox Project Scorpio Page Goes Live

Microsoft already confirmed that they are working on a more powerful Xbox console codenamed Project Scorpio. The company also revealed some details, alongside approximate release date, but now the official page of the console went live in the Microsoft Store.

HP Elite X3 Is Again Available In The US And Canada

HP's flagship Windows 10 Mobile smartphone is now once again available for pre-order from Microsoft in the US and Canada. The HP Elite X3 went on sale a few days ago, but it quickly ran out of stock. Those who pre-order the phone now will see the phone ship out on September 26.

Microsoft Drops Bitcoin Payment Method

Although Microsoft said Bitcoin is the future, over the weekend the company quietly dropped the support for Microsoft Store payments. The cryptocurrency in the Microsoft Store on Windows 10 devices is no longer accepted and customers will have to choose other methods.