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Today's Microsoft Windows RT tablet announcement to show technology preview devices

0. phoneArena 18 Jun 2012, 02:47 posted on

The eventual Win 8 slate(s) that will be shown today, and specifically the version of Windows RT loaded on them, are expected to still be a technology preview, as per analyst Craig Mathias, not something you can go out and buy in a week or two...

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posted on 18 Jun 2012, 03:26 2

1. thunderising (Posts: 225; Member since: 25 Nov 2011)


It's going to be $999

I will buy a cheap $109 Android 4.0 tablet and a $699 Trinity based HP Sleekbook and still have money left over for pizza

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 04:00 3

2. JSern (Posts: 282; Member since: 22 May 2011)


Pics or it didn't happen

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 05:56 3

7. I.P.H.O.N.E (banned) (Posts: 33; Member since: 09 May 2012)


Fandroids.....

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 05:58 1

8. MISTER-H (banned) (Posts: 87; Member since: 28 May 2012)


TROLL....

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 10:02

12. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)


Yeap...

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 04:12 1

3. CX3NT3_713 (Posts: 1433; Member since: 18 Apr 2011)


I want the full x86 model :-) whatever the price !!!

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 05:33 4

4. MISTER-H (banned) (Posts: 87; Member since: 28 May 2012)


Wp8 another 50+ reasons not to buy....
RESTRICTIONS.........

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 05:44 3

5. honest (Posts: 3; Member since: 18 Jun 2012)


MS is an evil empire
I won't buy anything made by Microsoft

Ubuntu + Android rocks!!!!

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 05:55 2

6. I.P.H.O.N.E (banned) (Posts: 33; Member since: 09 May 2012)


A green from me. True....

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 06:10

9. Bluesky02 (Posts: 1439; Member since: 05 Dec 2011)


Only x86 with AMD/ATi. but as usual AMD is late to the party.

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 07:28

10. DigitalMD (Posts: 226; Member since: 17 Feb 2010)


Since Google and Moto seem to have forgotten how to do open source, why not go with productivity on a Microsoft platform. Bring it on.

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 07:58

11. tigermcm (Posts: 607; Member since: 02 Sep 2009)


ugh im confused someone help me out. is rt for consumers too or business oriented as this article says. I dont know what to get my fiance she isnt a techie and doesnt do much with her current laptop but wants a tab

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 11:27

13. 7thspaceman (Posts: 900; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)


Today most People are considering buying the Intel x86 or AMD x86 CPU windows 8 controlled Tablets because they will run thousands upon thousands of Windows legacy programs and current Windows 7 desktop and Laptop programs. the PC Gamer community are ready to play thousands of PC games on them the Windows 8 Intel x86 tablet computers are already PC Gamers defacto tablet of choice to play PC games on. The Business Enterprise is begging for a good x86 Tablet People want to know what an ARMS CPU controlled Windows RT can do for them. Right now they have info that there are not enough APPs right now that will be available to the Windows RT Tablet because it is incapable of running x86 Legacy Programs like the Intel x86 Windows 8 Tablets can right out of the box. Microsoft has to show Folks very compelling reasons to consider buying Windows RT Tablets

posted on 18 Jun 2012, 16:18

14. krimHD (Posts: 106; Member since: 23 May 2012)


Intel x86 or AMD x86 CPU windows 8 is what i can die for as long as it smokes ipad and andriod based tablets....but when it comes to what elop is trying to do on Nokia for windows that i can't take...He shouldn't cross my path

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