Microsoft has confirmed to Neowin it will be working with Chinese retailer Suning to sell its Windows RT-based Surface tablet in 500 of Suning's stores in mainland China and Hong Kong.
The Galaxy Note7: A refined culmination of Samsung's past
...of Android flagships, Yahootastrophe, and Microsoft vs. cancer
Microsoft acknowledges new Surface Pro 3 battery issues
surface pro 3
Xiaomi Mi VR Play: Unboxing and first impressions
xiaomi mi vr play
Honor 8, a $399 phone that aims to disrupt high priced tradition
Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Unboxing and first impressions
As previously rumored, the large Chinese retailer Suning is now taking pre-orders for the Surface tablet from Microsoft, marking the first exception to Microsoft's plans to sell the tablet itself.
A new rumor claims that Microsoft's upcoming Surface tablet launch may be global after all, with a report stating that the Windows RT device will be sold in China through the Suning retail store chain