Recently, website gave us all a glimpse at a possible new SKU in Windows 8 titled China edition.

It was suggested that this SKU was would only be  sold in China.

SKU image from cnbeta

SKU image from cnbeta

Microsoft’s corporate vice president, and original equipment manufacturer Steve Guggenheimer has confirmed in a report that Windows 8 China edition is indeed real.

Guggenheimer is responsible for OEMs in their production of devices, such as laptops or mobile phones and also manages OEMs with pre-installed Windows operating systems.

Now that this has been confirmed, it begs the question: How many other country specific Windows 8 SKU’s are there going to be?

Source: Cnbeta

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