Microsoft officially released Windows 8

Finally Microsoft stepped on stage and released its Windows 8. Windows 8 Pro is released in 37 languages and within 140 countries. Steven Sinofsky the company’s president said that windows 8 went through 1,240,000,000 hours of testing in public in 190 countries. Windows 8 is designed to work on both computers and tablets so its interface has no start button but the start screen that can be used by fingers or any stylus. Windows 8 comes with three packs, the superior one is the Windows 8 Pro then Windows 8 and the least one is Windows 8 RT.

Hardware Requirements for Windows 8

1 GHz CPU.
1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit).
16 GB hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit).
DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher.
Display device with pixel dimensions of 1024×768 for Modern UI.Microsoft giving an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for $39.99 (U.S.). The retail DVD Upgrade pack is priced at $69.99, and includes both 32-bit and 64-bit editions. Only Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 users qualify for this upgrade. The upgrade offer is valid only upto January 31, 2013. Upgrade Windows From Here

If you purchased a Windows 7 PC after 2nd june, 2012, you can upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for just $14.99 (U.S.). To claim the offer, visit