May 27, 2011 8:45 am

HP and Amazon Join With Other Retailers to Offer A Windows 7 PC with Xbox

We’ve seen a lot of excitement and interest from students for the Windows PC and XBox offer over the last few days and  we have more good news. Both HP.com and Amazon.com have now come online to join with the other retailers who are participating in the “Buy a PC, Get an Xbox” offer including the Microsoft Store (online and in-person), Best Buy and Dell.com. The PCs that are available vary by retailer so make sure to consult various stores before making your purchase.

Now, for those of you that are huge Halo fans, did you know that with a Windows 7 PC you can personalize your computer with Halo themes? Check out the Windows 7 Personalization Gallery where you can always find hundreds of cool themes to add a personal touch to your computer including movie themes, game themes, some stunning futuristic space artwork, wildlife themes, and much more. Want to create your own Windows 7 theme with personal photos? Check out a great “how to” on the Windows Blog for making sure your new Windows 7 laptop looks amazing inside and out.

Finally, if you missed it, we also these Halo-themed videos check them out!

*Get a free Xbox 360 4GB console with the purchase of select Windows 7 PCs $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.