Friday, July 24, 2009

Windows 7 it Will Not be Running on Netbook


Microsoft makes up a story that is not liked in many users. These are the compatibility of hardware architectures with Windows 7. The press release, has announced that Windows 7 is compatible only with the x86 and x64 platforms, so there is no support for the ARM architecture. That is to say nothing about Windows 7 Netbook.

However, rumors outside of Microsoft have already convinced everyone for an agreement between software houses who see the Redmond giant to give space in this area to Linux and Google Android.

Meanwhile the rise in the world of the Netbook continues for Microsoft, which is being applied to release versions for various hardware manufacturers. The head of software company Microsoft and Spoke Person, has issued the following statement:

Today Windows runs on x86 and x64 platforms, which cover the vast majority of desktop and notebook computers in the world, including very Netbook. For the segment of specialized devices in which the architecture is well adapted Arm, offering instead the Windows Embedded CE platform.


The choice was criticized a lot for the simple fact that the Windows CE operating system, is not among the more stable you know about, so it lost a second that Microsoft users instead of using the CE version, preferring to migrate to Linux also provided to make more effort to use. But it is as a result of many statements of this kind, the magazine sector have the boys throw Bill Gates, including Mary-Jo Foley, GNT analyst said that instead, attacking Microsoft, which it has not had time to adapt Windows 7 and ARM platforms that will do it for Windows 8, because of the revocation to be given by this lack.

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