Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 29th Aug 2006 17:56 UTC, submitted by Robert Kovacs
Windows Microsoft.com Canada has released pricing for Windows Vista. Windows Vista Ultimate is listed at $499 Canadian which translates into $450.36 in USD. Home Premium is listed at $299 or $269.86 USD, Vista Ultimate Upgrade is priced at $299 or $269.86 USD, while Home Premium Upgrade is $199 or $179.60 USD. At the same time, the first 100000 respondents can download Vista Build 5536. Microsoft is not giving out new keys, so you need your Beta 2 key. Update: Amazon.com now too sells Vista.
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RE: for how many copies
by rft183 on Tue 29th Aug 2006 20:05 UTC in reply to "for how many copies"
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You are supposed to purchase a license for each Mac as well. The upgrade for single user is $120 or you can get a five-pack for $199, which is a lot friendlier than Microsoft's pricing. Also, MacOS X doesn't do any of that activation stuff.

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