This Just In,Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro Retail Pricing Revealed

File-It-Under: Operating systems pricing By: D.F.Skinner!~

The launching of Windows is just two weeks away (Oct 26th to be exact) and already we are seeing the retail pricing online.So here's what you need about Windows 8 and their pricing,the boxed edition will come with a media in a form of a DVD just like the previous 2 generations of Windows.The upgrade pack and online deals will not come in a form of any media.To download Windows 8 from online you'll need to download an ISO file from Microsoft's Digital River website.The Windows 8 System Builder (OEM) will retail for $99.99,the Windows 8 Online Upgrade will be priced at $39.99 (the Promo will end January 31,2013),the Windows 8 Pro System Builder will be priced at $139.99,the Windows 8 Pro Pack in-Place Upgrade edition will be priced at $69.99 with a pricing after promo at $99.99,the Windows 8 Pro Upgrade (with an OEM PC) will retail at $14.99. If you already have a recent licensed copy of Windows XP,Vista,and 7,you will be able to get Windows 8 a very reasonable price thanks in part to the promotional pricing instituted by Microsoft.If you want to load Windows 8 onto a new computer and you don't have a previous copy of a license Windows operating it'll cost you some bucks.