Monday, 13 August 2012
The company is yet to reveal the pricing deatils for the Indian market. The tablet could appeal to consumers looking for a less expensive, less sophisticated alternative to Apple Inc.'s iPad.
The size and price of the Nexus 7 matches the Kindle Fire. Both have 7-inch screens and sell for $199. The Nexus 7 is slightly lighter at about 0.75 pound, compared with the Kindle Fire's 0.9 pound.
REDMOND, Washington - 1 August, 2012 - Microsoft Corp. today announced Windows 8 has reached Release to Manufacturing (RTM), the latest milestone in the launch of the highly anticipated Windows 8 operating system. With this milestone, industry partners are readying products in time for the Windows 8 worldwide launch on 26 October, 2012. Windows 8 offers a fast and fluid, reimagined experience and the RTM milestone marks the completion of code development that has been driven by customer and developer feedback since preview versions became available starting last September.
New Delhi, 7th August, 2012—Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. has announced the availability of Kinect for Windows sensor and Software Development Kit (SDK) in India. Kinect for Windows harnesses the power of Microsoft Natural User Interface and has the potential to completely revolutionize products and processes in the home, at work and at public places. Aimed at developing innovative applications, developers and businesses can take advantage of several innovation features including improved skeletal tracking, face tracking, enhanced speech and seated mode tracking.