Samsung’s Windows 8 tablet was released Friday for the lofty, even princely, sum of $799.99, and will be one of the first of many case studies to come showcasing whether costlier Windows 8 tablets can compete with their less costly rivals. Analysts have been quick to denounce the cost of Windows 8 mobile devices,...

Samsung is bring it’s ATIV SmartPC tablet to AT&T. It’s being priced at $799 which is an interesting price point. It’s $300 more than a Microsoft Surface but the Samsung device is a full blown Windows 8 device and will therefore support legacy desktop apps. As you know, the Microsoft Surface is a Windows RT device which...