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Furthering its goal of stealing market share from the likes of Apple and Android, Nokia will release a tablet that runs Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 8 operating system next year, reports French newspaper Les Echos. This is not a rumor — the news comes straight from Paul Amsellem, head of Nokia France.

Source: http://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/nokia-executive-windows-8-tablet-due-in-june-2012/

I don't know... should this stay here or put in the Rumor section?
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So theARM W8 version is already done??
 
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Yesss. I'm excited to see how it performs. A tablet with full Windows functionality and a touch friendly interface? Sold.
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I can't stand ... METRO redface.gif
 
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I would have liked this much more if it was Android. The metro UI makes Windows less functional than iOS.
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Quote:
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I would have liked this much more if it was Android. The metro UI makes Windows less functional than iOS.

that is patently false
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It should've been out LAST year. This might be too little, too late for MS.
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I would have liked this much more if it was Android. The metro UI makes Windows less functional than iOS.

How so?
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Gonna pass... I want a Android tablet (and phone) with an Intel x86 processor thumb.gif
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