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Posted by on May 22, 2012 in Hardware News |

Steve Ballmer predicts 500 million users with Windows 8 for 2013

Steve Ballmer predicts 500 million users with Windows 8 for 2013

Has proved quite optimistic CEO this morning, first to say that Windows 7 will sell 350 million copies this year , now totaling the expectation that 8 will have 500 million users by 2013, either in a or tablet PC.

And according to Ballmer, the new operating system is “the rebirth of Windows”, being “the most important job we have ever done.” The last sentence makes sense when we see that is radically different from its predecessors, integrating the user interface Metro and eliminating the start button , among several other changes.

Added to that, Microsoft CEO also said that a version of for Windows 8 is ready for its premiere, perhaps coinciding with the release of the final version of the operating system expected for the month of October.

Link: Up to 500 million by end users Windows 8 of 2013, says Ballmer (Neowin)

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