After the official launch of Windows 8 Pro, scheduled for October 26, the cost of the new operating system by Microsoft in the U.S. really be $69.99 , but for this amount can only expect to upgrade from previous versions of the OS. Text of new operating system in the OEM version on DVD will cost $99.99. Get a full Windows 8 Pro will be for $139.99.
Previously reported that Windows 8 will be available for $69.99 in the first three months after its release. Recall, the transition to the new OS will cost $15.99 to those who bought a new computer running Windows 7.
The new OS is based on Windows 7 and includes a new menu Start, which is made in accordance with the ideology of the Metro. It consists of a “live” tiles, which play the role of labels and simultaneously displays the actual data of the applications.
Windows 8 Pro – the most advanced version of Windows 8 for computers with processors traditional PC architecture x86. The system will present a number of features that are in demand and advanced business users that are not in the “ordinary» Windows 8, designed for home use.
Microsoft additionally developed a unique model of the machine – Home windows RT – for cell gadgets on ARM-processors. It can’t be bought one at a time – this model shall be to be had best within the type of pre-put in on the pill, which additionally will likely be to be had from October 26. The construction of Home windows RT will embody Microsoft Place of job 2013. Units in response to Home windows RT will compete with the iPad and pills in accordance with Android. Some of the devices will liberate itself Microsoft, as well as, such fashions are making ready Samsung, Asus, Dell and Lenovo.