The new upgrade cycle from Windows 7 to windows 8 is coming soon. Below is a list of companies with confirmed windows 8 products. Seems to me Windows 8 is a operating system designed for touching.
I am sure pretty soon all new pc product will incorporate a touchscreen and LCD companies will sell touch enabled LCD screens for for people not quite ready yet to buy a new system but want to use Windows 8 to its fullest
Samsung will come out with the Activ series
Activ S RT tablet http://www.engadget.com/2012/08/29/samsung-windows-8-activ-tab-hands-on/
Activ S wp8 phone
Series 5 and 7 ultra books
Sony Vaio Duo 11 hybrid convertable
Sony VAIO Tab 20 Windows 8 table-top PC ( its huge )
Toshiba The Satellite U925t Hybrid
Lenovo is their whole product line from Windows 7 to Windows 8.
Lenovo Ideapad Yoga Notebook/Tablet with a hinge design.
From the above samples I would say Windows 8 will exciting stuff.
Asus Vivo tab and Vivo RT
Dell unveils XPS Windows 8 convertible and all-in-one, Windows RT hybrid, XPS One 27
HP Envy X2: This Windows 8 Hybrid Tablet Can Adapt to Any Circumstance
Disclosure: I am long NOK.