What is the difference between WinRT and Windows 8

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by shawnilink, Jul 17, 2013.

  1. shawnilink

    shawnilink MDL Novice

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    can anyone tell me difference between WinRT and Windows 8?
     
  2. pisthai

    pisthai Imperfect Human

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    Short:
    Windows RT: OS for an capable Tablet Computer with Arm Chipset
    Windows 8: OS for an x86 (32bit) & x64 (64bit) personal Computer (PC) which includes Laptops, Netbooks and x86 Tablet Computer

    Third available is: Windows 8 Phone Edition
     
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  3. MrKaon

    MrKaon MDL Senior Member

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