Some months ago, it’s reported that Microsoft prevents HTC to produce Windows tablet. Microsoft thought that the Taiwanese company is not capable to make and sell tablet in market.
However, the latest news from Bloomberg reported that HTC is working on Windows RT tablet. An unknown resource also said that HTC is working on 7-inch and 12-inch Windows RT tablet with voice call support.
As it use Windows RT operating systen, the tablet will be powered by ARM based chip. If it’s true, there will be a 7-inch tablet running on Windows RT tablet and it will be the first one. The tablet can be a strong competitor for Amazon Kindle Fire, Apple iPad mini, and Asus Google Nexus 7.
Those HTC Windows RT tablets are estimated to be available in market starting from Q3 2012. With ARM based processor, the price is expected to be more affordable.