Windows 8 tablets expected in November 2012

If you are into tablets then there are some interesting news on the Internet – the first Windows 8 tablets are expected this November.

The timeframe is pretty logical as Windows 8 is expected to debut in October 2012 according to Microsoft plans and the company won’t miss the occasion to cash in on the back-to-school season. In addition it was earlier suggested that Microsoft would pursue a precise 3-year Windows release cycle, which again means that Windows 8 will hit the market in October of this year.

Windows 8 Logo

The first tablets running Windows 8 are expected to be models based on 32 nm Intel Atom Cloverview chips. What’s more interesting is that some of the models will feature a physical keyboard in addition to the one already on the screen. Some of the tablets will also house an Intel Ivy Bridge processor but they are expected to be less power efficient.

Intel is currently working on the successor to Clovertown – the Bay Trail platform that will include 22 nm Atom processors as well as wireless 3G/4G modems. The new platform promises longer battery life, improved performance and better graphics.



Source: Overclockers.ru

Related posts

Verbatim unveils ultra-slim keyboard for tablets and Apple devices

Verbatim, the US company specialized in storage media and flash devices, has unveiled a new ultra-slim Bluetooth keyboard that is especially suitable for tablets, iPads and iPhones. The small and light-weight keyboard has been designed specifically for the iPad and iPhone but offers...

Meizu to sell new flagship smartphone

Meizu to sell new flagship smartphone

The smartphone maker Meizu plans to release a new flagship smartphone that will be known as MX 4 PRO. The new device will look like the iPhone 6 and will come in a metallic chassis that has a fingerprint scanner. The MX 4 PRO will have a large 5.4-inch sensor display that works at QHD...

Sony launches Xperia L, Xperia SP smartphones

Sony has officially launched two new Xperia smartphones – the Xperia L and Xperia SP. The Sony Xperia SP is a device with a 4.6-inch display that works at 1280 x 720 pixels and makes use of Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2 – a technology that improves the images on the display...

Leave a comment