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Sydney, Australia – 2 May, 2008 — Microsoft Australia today announced that it will offer 30% cash back on the recommended retail price# of Microsoft Hardware products (PC Hardware only) until 31 July 2008.

The offer includes up to $135* cash back on certain products, making the end of the financial year period a perfect time for consumers to get more out of their computer by purchasing a new mouse, keyboard or webcam at a great price.

Get Cash Back
For a limited time, Microsoft is offering 30% cash back on the recommended retail price# of desktop sets (keyboard and mouse), mice, keyboards, gaming devices and communication products such as webcams, offering great value to consumers.

Offer applies to the latest products, including:

  • MicrosoftTM Wireless Laser Desktop 7000

  • MicrosoftTM Wireless Laser Desktop 3000

  • MicrosoftTM Wireless Laser Mouse 7000

  • MicrosoftTM Wireless Laser Mouse 6000 v2

  • MicrosoftTM Sidewinder Mouse

  • MicrosoftTM LifeCam VX-7000

  • MicrosoftTM LifeCam NX-3000

The Microsoft Hardware difference
Microsoft has been an innovator for more than 25 years in developing products that allow people to get more out of their computers.

#RRP = Recommended Retail Price (including GST). There is no obligation on any person to comply with the recommended price. The price you actually pay will be determined by the retailer

*Up to $135.00 cash back on the Wireless Entertainment Desktop 8000

Terms and Conditions

Microsoft Hardware products must be purchased between 1/5/2008 and 31/7/2008. Does not include System Builder Products, Xbox® Consoles or accessories for Xbox Consoles. Claims must be received by 5pm (Sydney time) 31/08/08. Photocopy of original receipt required. Maximum of 3 claims per person. Claimants are responsible for claiming online and the cost of posting in the claim form. Cash Back will be paid electronically into claimant's account. While stocks last. At participating retailers. Terms and conditions apply. See in-store Redemption Form for details or visit

About Microsoft Hardware

For more than two decades, the Hardware Group has employed innovative engineering, cutting-edge industrial design and extensive usability testing to create products of exceptional quality and durability that enhance the software experience and strengthen the connection between consumers and their PC. Microsoft Hardware leads the industry in ergonomic engineering, industrial design, and hardware/software compatibility, offering consumers an easier, more convenient and more enjoyable computing experience. Microsoft IntelliMouse® Explorer, which was launched in 1999, earned a place on’s December 2005 list of “The 50 Greatest Gadgets of the Past 50 Years” as the first mainstream optical mouse that “brought gunk-free pointing devices” to a broad consumer base.

About Microsoft

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Microsoft, Windows and IntelliMouse are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corp. in the United States and/or other countries. Bluetooth is a trademark owned by the Bluetooth SIG Inc. and any use of such marks by Microsoft Corp. is under license. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

For further information, please contact:

Rebecca Smith
Howorth Communications
Ph: 02 8281 3809 / 0410 695 833
Email :

Jacquie Potter
Howorth Communications
Ph: 02 8281 3893 / 0414 449 070
Email :

For any Microsoft Hardware 30% Cash Back enquires, please call 1800 233 033.

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