Posts tagged "Acer"

Acer’s president downplays Windows 8, Surface RT

Acer’s President, J T Wong has been critical about Microsoft’s decision to launch a tablet as well as his opinions on the Windows 8 platform. Even back in July 2012 he mentioned in unequivocal terms that Microsoft should reconsider its decision to launch the Surface RT Read More →

Report Hints At Low-Priced Android And Windows 8 Tablet Offerings From Acer

A recent report from Wall Street Journal revealed that an Acer tablet priced at $99 will be released in the coming year. The Acer Iconia B1 tablet will go up against a number of China-made devices that are currently sold in a number Read More →

AdDuplex: Surface RT was leading the Windows RT Tablets market

AdDuplex, an online advertising network, which had been tracking access of their network from various devices running Windows 8 and RT had reported earlier (about a few weeks into the launch of the Microsoft 8 and RT based tablets) that the Surface RT Tablet Read More →

Acer compares hardware to ‘Hard Rice’, says Microsoft should stick to Software

Acer is mighty displeased with Microsoft’s recent jump into the hardware business. Courtesy of a rough and ready Google translation, Linxian Lang, the Greater China operations manager of Acer, seemed to compare the whole process of making hardware to making rice, adding that Read More →

Surface RT VS Acer Iconia W510

Since Microsoft came out with Windows 8 and Windows RT operating systems, not to forget that Microsoft has taken the plunge into hardware manufacturing by producing Windows RT based tablets, it is literally a “game on” for various computer, tablet and electronics manufacturers. Back in 2011, Acer CEO Read More →

Launch of Windows RT Tablet of Acer Postponed

With the release of the Microsoft Surface tablet, Acer has opted to defer the launch of its own models of the device. The $499 price tag of the Surface RT tablet may have also contributed to the postponement of the release of its Windows Read More →

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