Tablet devices which run the Windows 7 operating system will launch in the coming months, according to Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer.
Asus, Dell, Samsung, Toshiba, and Sony are among the manufacturers working on Windows slate PCs, he told delegates at a company conference.
Mr Ballmer said the area was “terribly important” to Microsoft, but did not mention any specific release dates.
Apple’s iPad touch-screen device sold 3 million units within 80 days of launch.
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