Microsoft Surface Tablets Outsourced to Pegatron PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 21 June 2012 05:28
Microsoft Surface Tablets
This week began with Microsoft’s big announcement regarding their very own tablet, the Surface. Now that we know that there are two models of the device, with Windows 8 Pro and Windows RT, there’s also another thing to earn about, the price. Apparently, the tablet PC production has been outsourced to Pegatron. Sources from the notebook making industry revealed that the 10.6 incher model will be made by Pegatron Technology, but they couldn’t detail the order volumes. The same sources estimated the end market pricing of the Windows 8 Pro Surface with Ivy Bridge CPU to be above $799, while the Windows RT unit with Tegra 3 will be priced above $599. Insiders claim that the industrial design of the device will appeal to consumers and draw them to the enterprise market, while also making them spend a bit more...We continue to follow Microsoft Surface developments on windows8newsinfo forum.

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