In a Weibo communiqué, Chuwi backtracks a bit on Windows 8.1 with Bing being a bug’s nest:
[Report] just put Win8 firmware firmware test again, has successfully put VX8 3G brush into Win8, and now this new version of the firmware to be more stable than a few days ago WIn8 firmware upload firmware now, but the company’s small Chi upload speed Suffice it to say, this is really a sad story.
Here’s the “sad story” upload speed:
So something seems to have changed since Chuwi’s prior Weibo about Windows. Just their mood? Or did they get some technical help? We’ll probably never know. But it looks like they’re going ahead with Windows 8.1 with Bing for the new VX8 3G after all.