quote: Fair enough, but probably not that many people would like to run the legacy non-touch compatible apps on a touch screen
quote: CPU speed wasn't even my argument. It's about software compatibility. You can run any x86 software you want on top of the Metro apps.
quote: If your software hasn't been recompiled, then it was presumably designed with a mouse and keyboard in mind. So what's the advantage in using a tablet?
quote: You've replaced an ultrabook (thin and light, fast, good keyboard and pointing device) with a crappy keyboard, substantially slower CPU, and all the accuracy that a finger brings to pointing. IMHO It's a truly stupid thing to do for most purposes.
quote: Hell if Surface gets a Bluetooth mouse you could even play those games and others on it.
quote: Hype is the primary reason the iPad has managed to sell.