Microsoft trying to make Windows 8 more accessible?
Recent reports suggest that Microsoft will soon implement a Windows 8 licensing fee discount for computer manufacturers, which will eventually lead to a significant price drop in Windows 8 touch screen laptops.
Making Windows 8 more affordable
Analysts opine that computer manufacturers will receive the Windows 8 discount first, with significantly cheaper Windows 8 hybrid machines and tablets being available to the public at a later interval.
Microsoft’s decision to introduce a discount on licensing fees has been attributed, by experts, to the poor commercial performance of Windows 8 products. One can read into the famed corporation's actions a desire to kick-start the market and encourage sales.