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OEM's Will Get Vista First

Posted by: , 15:57 AEDT, Wed March 29, 2006

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Dell and other OEM's will have Vista shipped to them to pre-install on their new PC's before Christmas
This makes perfect sense as the big OEMs such as Dell, HP or Lenovo which actually need an operating system to boost its Christmas PC sales. Few buy OEM machines in January.

Microsoft has officially said that it will delay the consumer version of Vista, and according to our well informed sources this might mean that the Vole delays the retail boxes but not the whole thing. Sources claim that Vista should come pre installed on many PCs for pre-Yule sales. More...

Credit: The Inquirer


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