Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman, said on a analysts callconference today, in additopn to the Windows 8 business Tablet PC, HP will also launch two new consumer-oriented notebook-Tablet PC hybrid devices.
When asked about the PC business by the analyst, Whitman said: “We are facing a very strong competitive pressure, and we will take action.”
According to Whitman, the company will respond with two consumer-oriented and with laptop features Tablet PCs.
She added that HP now has one of the best products in the long time PC business, which refers to the company’s ultrabook products.
HP today announced the revenue fell 5% to $29.7 billion, while $31.2 billion last year. Profit is $1 per share after adjustment .
The company’s results includ a one-time expenditure of $10.8 billion, about $5.49 per share.
Analysts had expected the profit after adjustment is 98 cents per share, and the revenue is $30.2 billion.