Microsoft planning to market Windows 8 ARM in a unique way, different naming?

Steven Sinofsky, chief of Windows and Windows Live said “Microsoft will not allow a world where a customer goes into a store and has to buy software in a red box for ARM and a green box for x86. We won’t ever let that happen to a customer. We will be clear what the value proposition and what the software is capable and we’ll do that with all the communication tools at our disposal.”

See the full text over at WINRUMORS.


Channel 9 takes a look at Windows 8 Slate Running on ARM Processor

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The guys from Channel 9 have done a report showing Windows 8 running on a slate form factor.

Click here to see Channel 9’s report on Windows 8 on ARM slate (Ipad KILLER) devices.

Micrsoft have be criticised for not showing Windows 8 an an ARM system. Roger Gulrajani from the Windows Hardware Ecosystem group shows Channel 9 a Qualcomm Snapdragon reference device that uses an ARM processor.

This is another example of the just ONE of the types of machines that will be running Windows 8.

I never wanted an Ipad, but I NEED, WANT, I CRAVE, and I WILL HAVE one of babes.