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Nokia (NOK) has talked with Qualcomm, Microsoft, and Compal about developing a 10" Windows RT...

Nokia (NOK) has talked with Qualcomm, Microsoft, and Compal about developing a 10" Windows RT tablet, claims sometimes-accurate Digitimes, which adds the device could launch at February's Mobile World Congress. Nokia tablet rumors were rife earlier this year. Early sales of Microsoft's (MSFT) Surface RT have been weak, though its distribution, pricing, and ergonomics could have something to do with that. Separately, Bloomberg reports Microsoft has been drawing closer to HTC.
Comments (10)
  • HTC would be a mistake.
    19 Dec 2012, 12:21 PM Reply Like
  • Can MSFT do anything right?
    19 Dec 2012, 12:35 PM Reply Like
  • Bloomberg, you are no Jeanie. It's MSFT / NOK
    19 Dec 2012, 12:55 PM Reply Like
  • Nokia quality needs to be seen on a tablet.
    19 Dec 2012, 01:01 PM Reply Like
  • Bring the colors of the Lumia phones to Lumia tablets, and watch out!
    19 Dec 2012, 01:06 PM Reply Like
  • Nokia is rocking n rolling to $5 this week! watch out Apple.........Tsssssss...
    19 Dec 2012, 01:10 PM Reply Like
  • I would love to see the source for Surface sales are weak.


    No numbers have been released, nobody has access to them apart from MSFT. They have insisted sales are good and they are happy with them.


    So why no numbers? well MSFT very often does not give numbers early in a products life. Also and perhaps more importantly any numbers given would look weak compared to existing competitors and would be brutalized by the media.
    So the solution most companies are taking is to not release those numbers too early.
    19 Dec 2012, 01:24 PM Reply Like
  • It would be a terrible mistake to release a Nokia RT tablet. Just to hope for a success, they absolutely need to produce Windows 8 tablet. No one needs a Nokia "Surface" with a trendy design, what people expect is to get the latest OS, not just a design. I just hope that it will at least have much more exhausted functions than iPad and a USB port.
    19 Dec 2012, 02:31 PM Reply Like
  • it would be cool if the Tablet gets the same design as the lumia 920 + same colours ( as DrTechnical said before).


    Very long nokia
    19 Dec 2012, 02:58 PM Reply Like
  • I have a hunch that Nokia will introduce their 'morph', ie. nanotech, concept. via a nokia tablet...that will bring a really cool, innovative product to market!
    20 Dec 2012, 05:05 PM Reply Like
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