Microsoft Will Launch Cheaper Windows RT and Windows 8 tablets : It looks like Microsoft has finally find out the main reason, why their new Surface Tablet line up still lags on sale’s.
In the Microsoft Corp’s earnings conference call, CFO Peter Klein said Microsoft is close cooperation with OEM manufacturers and cheap chip manufacturers, intends to develop a cheaper Surface Tablet computer market. Two of Microsoft’s Surface products, Surface RT Surface Pro priced at $ 500 to $ 1,000 range. To expand the the Surface product lines, this means there will be more cheap the Surface products will meet with you, and Microsoft will cost method to reduce the hardware configuration.
Klein admitted the general facts of the Surface product sales, but he said that Microsoft will absolutely continue through a variety of methods to expand sales of the Surface. But Microsoft did not disclose any Surface specific sales figures, but in a conference call about summed up the overall performance of the last quarter.
But according to analyst estimates, since the listing of Surface RT, its probably sales should between 600000-1000000 station, this figure compared with the Apple iPad, only 3% of its sales. In other words, Microsoft is indeed a great need to expand the number of products and more close to the people of the Surface Price. Now the price of a Surface Pro is even better than a MacBook Pro is even higher, which definitely makes a considerable part of consumers to abandon plans to buy Surface products.
[ source : VB ]