Microsoft today announced the availability of both Surface RT and Surface Pro devices in Taiwan. Even though Taiwan’s Pegatron makes Surface tablets for all parts of the world, their home country got Surface devices nearly after 9 months of the launch. According to Neowin, the new reduced price of Surface Pro is also live in Taiwan for a limited period. Sales of the tablets began at noon Sunday, when 100 Tsann Kuen Enterprise and Fayaque electronic stores became the first outlets to officially sell the Surface RT and Surface Pro in the country. The Surface Pro will feature a reduced price until Aug. 29, when Microsoft plans to end its temporary price cut; Taiwanese customers will pay the equivalent of about $100 less for the tablet until that time. Source: Microsoft via: Neowin ...

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            At CeBIT last week, ITProPortal spoke with many Taiwanese component manufacturers on their plans regarding Windows 8. The response from them were mostly positive for Microsoft as all of them are ready to explore Windows 8 based ARM offerings such as  laptops, tablets,etc,. Its interesting to note that most of the people they spoke were also a long time Intel and AMD partners. Microsoft is expected to launch Windows 8 on ARM based architecture in early 2012. For more details hit the source link. Source: ITProPortal ...

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