Asian PC makers are saying initial demand is not good for the new tile-based operating system.
Bloomberg reports Fujitsu President Masami Yamamoto said demand for Windows 8 is "weak." Bloomberg says Fujitsu is Japan's "biggest provider of computer services." And it's going to miss its target for PC shipments because of soft Windows 8 demand.
Last week, Acer's America's president Emmanuel Fromont said, "It’s a slow start, there’s no question."
In mid-November, there was a report that Windows 8 was coming up short of internal expectations.
Does anyone have anything positive to say about Windows 8?
Michael Dell said interest in Windows 8 was "quite high" in mid-December. And Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer says demand for Windows 8 is beating Windows 7 demand, so there's that.
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