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Oct 7, 2008

Linux not ready to replace Windows

Linux ready to replace Windows? Not yet…

Posted by Ed Bott @ 11:28 am

Over at JKOnTheRun, James Kendrick uncovers a fascinating statisticoriginally published in Laptop Magazine:

Andy Tung, Director of US Sales for MSI … told Laptop that their experience shows that netbooks with Linux are returned four times more often than those with Windows XP.  This would indicate what others have already noted, many consumers pick up the cheaper systems and then realize that the Linux system is not what they are used to so they return it.

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