Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 2nd Jul 2012 19:45 UTC
Windows So, I guess Apple set a trend three years ago when it announced the $29 pricing for Snow Leopard (insert patent joke here). Microsoft has just announced the upgrade pricing for Windows 8 Pro - and it's good. Every Windows XP, Vista, and 7 install, no matter the version, is eligible for an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro (download version) for just $39.99. The fine print: this offer only runs until January 31, 2013.
Thread beginning with comment 524833
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: I'll buy that.
by Priest on Mon 2nd Jul 2012 21:28 UTC in reply to "I'll buy that."
Priest
Member since:
2006-05-12

Have you tested Windows 8? Did your family do something to make you mad at them?

Reply Parent Score: 7

RE[2]: I'll buy that.
by quackalist on Tue 3rd Jul 2012 22:47 in reply to "RE: I'll buy that."
quackalist Member since:
2007-08-27

Smiled at that, just deleted Windows 8 Consumer Preview in favor of XP on an 'oldish' laptop that came with Vista. Almost got carried away thinking 'maybe' as I'm a sucker for 'bargains'...not that much of a sucker though! Besides, imagine in Rip-Off-Britain...

Reply Parent Score: 1