Retailers divided over Windows 8 price cut

asian dating site Retailers divided over Windows 8 price cut

best date website Resellers are unsure whether a drop in Windows 8 license fees would boost demand for the OS.

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site de rencontre belgique gratuit ado Mike Hoffman, director of Drum Brae Solutions, told PCR that no price drop was needed.

“Windows is already a lot cheaper on small form factor tablets and that is all they need,” he explained. “We have installed Windows 8 on every machine since its launch and the response has been good.”

AML Midlands’ Anthony Lay agreed that the OS is cheap enough, and echoed Hoffman’s comments that the divisive tablet/desktop hybrid design was a boon.

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