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Submitted by GreenRanger 1095d ago | news

Windows PC Sales Down 21% Since Windows 8 Launch NPD has said U.S. sales of Windows devices during the four-week launch of Windows 8 dropped 21 percent when compared to the same period a year ago. (Microsoft, PC, Windows 8)

Heavenly King  +   1095d ago
which means people do not want to buy PC with Windows 8 installed.
Rockefellow  +   1094d ago
That's kind of odd, really. I went shopping for a new PC the two weeks following the launch of Windows 8, and no new computer had it installed-- it was either offered as a free upgrade by the store, or they simply promoted Microsoft's own $15 upgrade promotion for new computers.

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