Asus stops Windows RT tablets




Asus has announced that the final stop production and sales of Windows RT tablets. The manufacturer would get the tablets but difficult and sold in the second quarter made in Windows RT tablets loss.

Asus RT VivoTab Asus director Jerry Shen showed to The Wall Street Journal know that Windows RT tablets not be seen only in the eyes of Asus unsuccessful as a product but also with other manufacturers. The company has partly by poor sales therefore announced that it completely stops the ARM tablets that run on a stripped down version of Windows 8. Although Asus so stop Windows RT tablets, let Shen know that his company still tablets based on Windows 8 will produce. This feature Intel processors.

The step from Asus comes as no surprise, last month showed Asus CEO Jonney Shih already know that his company is disappointed in Windows RT and the disappointing sales of VivoTab RT. Main criticism that can be.’s On the RT version of Windows 8 will not run x86 programs In addition, there are too few apps available for Windows RT.

Not only Asus has great difficulty to wear his Windows RT tablets, Microsoft’s own RT tablet, the Surface RT, also does not do well. The manufacturer has the price of the tablet should decrease significantly. Additionally, the software giant in the presentation of its quarterly figures known that it had to write off its stocks of Surface RT. $ 900 million


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