Microsoft has announced its 2012 Black Friday deals, and while there's nothing too crazy here, there are a few things worth mentioning. Most of these deals (unless otherwise noted) are valid through November 24th only.

  • Save $50 on a 2nd touch or type cover when you purchase a Surface bundle (this offer is good from November 23rd through the 25th, while supplies last)
  • Acer Aspire V5 Notebook for $399 (markdown of $200)
  • VIZIO 14-inch Ultrabook for $699 (markdown of $250)
  • 3-month Xbox LIVE Gold Membership for $12.99 (savings of $12)
  • Office Home and Student for $99
  • Select Xbox 360 consoles are also onsale, starting at $150
  • Also, a large selection of Xbox games are on sale, starting at $9.99