The new Windows 8 RT convertibles are not going to run your CD download games. PERIOD. I guess some folk want the longer explanation but this one has been done so let's call it done and move on.

The Windows 8 Pro is turning out to run less apps than expected as old app support is reduced. The direction is not only the interface but tossing out old stuff that is a security risk.

Try this. List the units you found to meet your 7 criteria and see what folk think.