According to Microsoft’s official announcement, Windows 8 personal computers will be on horizon in October. With Ballmer (the Chief Executive of Microsoft) saying, “We may sell a few million” Windows 8 tablet, know as Surface, to be in the seven figures, Microsoft declares new war on Apple!
In July 9, Windows 8 will be released to manufacturing in August and running the operating system will be available in October that was told by Microsoft officially. That is not the hottest news now. Today’s point is: Microsoft reveals its own tablet computers- Windows 8 tablet, also called Surface table on June 18, to rival the Apple’s iPad.(Lost your family photos, new year’s videos, Ebooks purchased from Apple store on your iPad 3? Don’t worry! – iPad data recovery)
Review for Windows 8 Tablet
Surface tablet will run Windows 8 and will be available in two different versions with a built-in kickstand and a 3-millimeter keyboard. As we all know that Windows 8 will have the new Metro interface which has replaced the start menu that used in the former Windows versions, so do Windows 8 tablet. Surface tablet will be thinner and lighter than iPad. Windows 8 tablet for Business version may be available, too. Similar with iPad, Windows tablets will have apps and an app store like Apple store.
Manufaturers for Windows 8 Tablet
The first Surface tablet is a Samsung Windows 8 tablet, which was shown off at Microsoft’s build conference and given out to developers on Sept 13, 2011. HP will also be making Surface tablet for Microsoft. The CEO of Dell, Michael said Windows 8 tablets “have a lot of potential” in an interview on TV. Nokia Windows 8 tablet won’t have in store for us until the very end of 2012. Acer also unveiled two new Surface tablet for us and Acer Windows 8 tablet will be available in store this year. And it is reported that Lenovo was also working with Intel on a ThinkPad Windows 8 tablet.
So, you can see how Windows 8 tablet look like. Are you interested in Surface tablet? Let’s see when Windows 98 tablets will be available in store for us!