Flat panel manufacturers are forced to switch to Android

Flat panel manufacturers are forced to switch to Android

According to foreign media reports, because Microsoft could not release the type of APPLE M7318 Battery equipment for the Tablet Windows, Hewlett-Packard, Dell and other PC makers have to rely on other operating systems in order to maintain the competitiveness of the Apple iPad.

IDC analyst David Daoud (David Daoud) pointed out that Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows 7 for iPad types of products, too bulky. But Microsoft is only the fourth quarter of this year to launch a more lightweight operating system, Apple nearly a year earlier than Microsoft’s products into the emerging flat-panel market. Daoud said: “Windows world needs to respond, they need to catch up.”

iPad’s success really more surprised to PC industry. Listed since April 3 has been, iPad sales in two months has been 200 million more than the entire flat panel industry, IDC sales expected in 2010. Aside in order not to be Apple, Dell and HP are starting to switch to Google’s Android operating system. Taiwan PC makers said they are for Microsoft’s current product line-up are not satisfied. MSI chairman Xu Xiang (Joseph Hsu) said: “We do not have any choice.” He pointed out, Windows 7 is very large power consumption.

Investment bank Macquarie Group expects the iPad will be sold this year to reach 5.5 million units next year’s sales reached 13 million units.

“Good feedback”

Microsoft is responsible for communicating with the computer manufacturer, Vice President Ke Meng Zhong (John Kalkman), said area from the PC manufacturer to get feedback “good.” Later this year, Microsoft will introduce a new generation of embedded operating system platform, Windows Embedded Compact 7, the system will reduce power consumption. As early as ten years ago, Microsoft has been trying to launch Tablet PC type of product, the company chairman Bill Gates said in November 2001 in 5 years flat will become the most popular PC standard.

According to IDC data, HP and Dell Tablet PC sales currently sold poorly. Prior to listing in the iPad year, IDC predicted tablet PC shipments will decline to 52.3 million units, less than 1% of U.S. PC market.

Microsoft stock closed yesterday up 1.09 U.S. dollars reported 26.58 U.S. dollars, Asus EEE PC Battery up 1.10 U.S. dollars Hewlett-Packard reported 47.98 U.S. dollars, up 0.91 U.S. dollars Dell 14 dollars reported.

Intel seems to help break Microsoft’s Tablet PC predicament. The most energy-efficient Intel chip does not support the Tablet PC Windows 7, the company may need to wait until early next year to launch such products.

HP spokesman Malinsuomu Sac (Marlene Somsak) refused to Windows-based Tablet PC software sales for comment. Dell spokesman Jack Whitman (Jake Whitman), said, Windows “help provide a flexible Tablet PC computing experience.”

Dell plans to sell in the UK this month, a smart phone and tablet PC product mix, with 5-inch display, this product called Streak will use Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset, running Android system.

HP acquired the company through the acquisition of Palm their own portable device operating system, HP also plans to launch an Android with Qualcomm chips products available for sale in Spain this year.

MSI is still waiting for Windows Embedded Compact 7, the system will be compatible with the ARM architecture chips, Qualcomm, Texas Instruments and the United Kingdom Hill & Knowlton chips are based on ARM architecture, Apple iPad A4 chips used in the same application of the ARM technology.

Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system, PC-on-chip needs to operate effectively, must rely on this level of chip cooling fan, and if the TV is not big enough, then it is difficult to support a few hours of running.

Atom Chip

MSI is working on an Intel Atom (Atom) Tablet PC processor, the chip was originally built for low-cost netbooks, but Xu Xiang said the move Ling strong enough, can not provide that kind of video playback, as iPad and connection speed.

Microsoft Ke Meng Chung proposed to use dual-core processor computer makers to address this issue. ASUS introduced a dual-core processors Intel installed Windows 7 Tablet PC, battery life up to 6 hours, but still only about half Apple iPad.

Tablet PCs next year Intel plans to introduce dual-core Atom chip, the product will Acer Aspire 1410 Battery reduce energy consumption by half, but smooth enough to play the video and the Internet. Matthew, general manager of Intel’s Atom Parker (Matthew Parker) said, “We are looking forward to Tablet PC business. We think it will be Intel’s expansion of a major opportunity.”

Market research firm Altimeter Group analyst Berg (Michael Gartenberg) pointed out that, Windows Embedded Compact 7 and Intel for the Tablet PC to create the Atom chip might not be enough to make the two companies in tablet PC market to regain their areas enjoyed dominance, he said, Windows, and Ling was never the dynamic chip computer designed specifically for flat-panel, and “too Yilai Microsoft Windows, Kan Qilai miss Le Bushaozhongda opportunity that Intel, Tong Yang, they are so focused on the PC and Lei PC. “

Beijing on June 15 afternoon, according to foreign media reports today, Android Market has a number of recent failures, led to dissatisfaction with the developer.

Number of developers last Saturday found, Android Market download the data is incorrect. With developers, said their popular application download data to reduce the thousands of times. Prior to this, there are some applications due to system failure disappeared from the Android Market.

Some developers in the Android Market with the help forums have expressed dissatisfaction. A developer wrote: “Google, please solve one-off to trouble, the least stable that.”

Google last Saturday through the blog says it is investigating this issue. Sunday, many developers have found that downloading the data returned to normal. However, some developers still think that Google should be on the Android Market issues for more communication with the developers.

A development in the Android Market’s Help Group wrote: “As this is occur within weeks of the Second Qi reliability problems, I think Womenhuoxu Yingdangqidai number of additional means by monitoring and Quebao Android Market Jinhou of Zhengti situation. at least I hope so. “

U.S. market research firm Gartner vice president Lai Yifu – HP Pavilion ZV5000 Battery (Leif-Olof Wallin) that let developers is critical satisfaction on Google, Google should strengthen communication with the developers.

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