Q. Is it true that Windows 8 will run on ARM processors in addition to x86 processors?

A. Yes. At CES 2011, Microsoft announced Windows 8 will support ARM processors from manufactures such as NVIDIA, Qualcomm, and Texas Instruments. These companies will offer system-on-a-chip platforms. This decision will let Windows 8 run on a greater variety of hardware and form factors.

You can read more details in the full Microsoft release.

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