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Windows 7: Microsoft answers Windows 7 netbook question

05 Feb 2009   #1
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Microsoft answers Windows 7 netbook question

This week, Microsoft announced that there would be six editions of Windows 7, though the company would only be pushing Home Premium and Professional in retail stores and via marketing. The question of how Microsoft would be handling the netbook market trend has come up more than once ever since Vista's successor was announced.

Brad Brooks, corporate vice president for Windows Consumer Product Marketing, claims that Windows 7 has a smaller OS footprint, faster boot-up and shut-down times, improved power management for enhanced battery life, and other improvements that will make it possible for all Windows 7 editions to run on netbooks.

Full Story: http://arstechnica.com/microsoft/news/2009/02/microsoft-answers-windows-7-netbook-question.ars


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