Windows Must Have’s for Back to School

We know life gets a little out of hand at times. Whether your getting ready for school or a crazy day at work Microsoft has some things that can make the crazy day a little easier.


Your phone should be as unique as you are. With Windows Phone, you can customize your Start Screen with Live Tiles that show what is most important to you. Create a group of your best friends on your Start Screen to see their Facebook updates and tweets, or text them all at once! Working on an important homework assignment? Pin Word docs and presentations to your screen and edit from anywhere.

Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone

Is sure to give her friends smartphone envy. With AT&T’s 4G LTE network, this phone is fast enough to keep up with her social life and homework. With Nokia’s largest display at 4.3 inches, it delivers amazing photos, movies, games and more. Also available in black and cyan. Starting at $49.99 (with a two year contract)

Samsung Focus 2 Windows Phone

Is the perfect phone for the student on a budget. At only $49.99 with a 2-year AT&T contract, this white-hot phone boasts Live Tiles that you can customize on your Start Screen to fit your personality. It comes alive when you put your stuff in it – like your best friend’s social network updates, photos of your family, or the Groupon deal of the day, all at a glance. It’s a phone as unique as you are. Available at AT&T. Starting at $49.99.


transforms her computer into an essential tool for school and work. Make every homework assignment a piece of art with easy to use photo and video editing tools and SmartArt in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. Starting at $119.99.

The Windows Upgrade Offer makes upgrading to Windows 8 a cinch! There’s no need to delay buying a new Windows PC. Now anyone can buy an eligible new Windows 7 PC today and upgrade to Windows 8 for just $14.99 starting October 26th

Stay Connected with Skype whether you’re out of state or studying abroad! Skype is for doing things together whenever you’re apart. Use Skype to make free video and voice calls to other Skype users, make low-cost calls to landlines and mobiles, and more!

Photo Gallery and Movie Maker make it easy to create and share memories. Part of the free suite of programs for your PC from Windows, Movie Maker is a simple and fun way to create and share polished photos and movies in minutes. The new SkyDrive app lets you share your photos, videos, documents and more with your phone or PC. Download these tools at