News tagged ‘windows 8’
Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012
Measuring less than 21mm thin, the 14-inch Satellite U940 comes powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processors with NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M discrete graphics, and features a raised illuminated tiled keyboard and a spacious ClickPad with support for Windows 8 gesture.
Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012
Based on the new Intel NM70 Express Chipset, the motherboard integrates the Intel Celeron 847 or 807 processor, and features full Electrostatic Discharge Protection, Best Power Efficiency platform and full support for Windows 8.
Designed for Windows 8, the 11.6-inch ATIV Smart PC Pro and ATIV Smart PC smart devices feature a detachable keyboard-docking system which allows users to easily switch between a traditional clamshell notebook PC to a tablet PC with the click of a button.
From 26th October 2012 till 31st January 2013, customers who purchase a packaged DVD upgrade of Windows 8 Pro will be entitled to a free Canon Pixma MP237 multifunction printer worth S$79.
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates recently sat down with Steve Clayton, who writes for Microsoft's Technet blog, to share his thoughts on Windows 8 and what this new operating system means for the company.
Specially designed for use with Windows To Go, My Passport Enterprise comes with 500GB of storage space and allows users to easily carry all their data and settings so they can quickly boot and run their personalized Windows 8 system on any compatible PC in the office, at home, or while traveling.
Monday, 22 Oct 2012
It looks like those getting Windows RT devices on October 26 will also be getting the final version of Office RT on the same day. According to Ars Technica, Microsoft is already delivering an update via Windows Update that will convert the pre-installed preview copy to the final version.
Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012
Online pre-order for Microsoft's ARM-based Surface RT tablets has started. The 32GB version is priced at US$499 without the Touch Cover; with the cover, it costs US$599. A 64GB version with the cover is available as well. Tech specs of the tablets are also revealed, so hit the link for more details.
Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012
Acer has announced the availability and pricing details for its two new Windows 8 AIOs, the Acer Aspire 7600U and 5600U. The 23-inch Aspire 5600U will be available from October 26 while its larger 27-inch brethren will be available in late November.
With Windows 8's launch date just ten days away, the countdown is officially underway with Microsoft rolling out its first 30 second commercial for the new OS. Check it out inside: