Microsoft is creating a special type cover for the skin and pride for gay pride this year. The Surface Pro Pride Type cover is available for preorder on Friday, priced at $ 159.99 and includes a rainbow logo on the normal gray surface type cover. This type cover will go on sale on June 27 in the US. United States, Canada, Australia and the United Kingdom.
Microsoft is also creating a mask that can be attached to the back of a Surface Pro that includes stripes of color to really change the appearance of the device. These strips represent the 16 flags of all the different identities within the pride community. This Pride Skin will go on sale on Friday for $ 14.99 in the US. UU., Canada and Australia, but not in the United Kingdom.
These new accessories are part of the company's broader effort to promote the inclusion of the LGBTQ community, and that effort also includes a theme of pride for Windows 10 and Office, stickers for the mixer and even a pin of pride of Xbox. Microsoft chose this year to boost these efforts, as the company seeks to commemorate 50 years since the Stonewall uprising, where the LGBTQ community and its allies defended and demonstrated equality. on our devices, so it would not be surprising to do something for the proud activities, "says Ralf Groene, head of hardware design at Microsoft, in a video featuring Surface's new accessories of pride. 4,000 employees proudly parading around the world next month as part of these efforts.