After talking with OEMs at Computex, VR-Zone reports Microsoft (MSFT) plans to typically charge...

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After talking with OEMs at Computex, VR-Zone reports Microsoft (MSFT) plans to typically charge a license fee of $85 for copies of Windows RT, the version of Windows 8 specifically written for ARM-based (ARMH) processors and expected to be used in many tablets. This guarantees Android (GOOG) tablets will have a pricing edge over Windows rivals, and that any pricing edge over the iPad (AAPL) will be minimal even if iPad Mini rumors don't hold up. (previous)