technology news (Chao Hui) October 13th Beijing time news, according to foreign media reports, Microsoft today announced through the official blog users now accept booking Windows 8, as of January 31, 2013 in the promotion period can enjoy preferential price.
in the promotion period, boxed upgrade version of the Windows 8 price of $69.9, the user can through Amazon, best buy, Staples, Office, Depot (Microsoft Store), Microsoft Mall – (Newegg.com) channel reservation.
wants to assemble PC or install Windows 8 on Apple’s Mac computer users can purchase system builder license. Windows 8 system builder licensed price of $99.99, Windows 8 professional edition system builder license price of $139.99.
Windows users can $39.99 upgrade to Windows 8, but need to wait until after October 26th through the Windows.com to download the upgrade. In order to get a professional version of Windows 8, users need to use the Windows 8 upgrade assistant (Windows 8 Upgrade Assistant). Most Windows 8 test users can upgrade to a full version at $39.99.
buy Windows 7 PC in the period from June 2, 2012 to January 31, 2013 at a price of $14.99, users can upgrade to Windows 8 Professional Edition, but until October 26th to begin the upgrade.
addition, including Acer, ASUS, DELL, HP, Samsung and SONY, including some of the PC manufacturers from today to accept the user booking Windows 8 PC and tablet PC.
Microsoft is still not announced Surface RT tablet prices and booking time.