Acer was earlier not very much interested in Windows RT operating system, but now the Taiwanese PC maker’s President has told IT world that the company will introducing a Windows RT tablet later this year. Acer has waiting for the Windows RT tablet to develop till now and has realized that this market has a lot of a potential.
There is no word on its specs or concrete release date though. Windows 8, while is great on notebooks is not ready for tablet world. This is because most of the x86 apps are not optimized for touch screens. Acer W500s windows 7 tablet.
Windows RT, on the other hand is very touch friendly and runs on power-frugal processors that yield excellent battery runtimes. [via itworld]