Windows 8 to be Released on October 26th, 2012

As we already dis­cussed about the avail­abil­i­ty of Devel­op­er pre­view, Microsoft announced today that upcom­ing Win­dows 8 oper­at­ing sys­tem will be avail­able on Octo­ber 26th, 2012 as new or upgrade. This means that the Win­dows 8 and Win­dows RT PCs will be avail­able for pur­chase and upgrades start­ing this Octo­ber.
Microsoft Windows 8

Microsoft announced that they will be offer­ing Win­dows 8 Pro for $39.99, as part of a pro­mo­tion­al scheme up to the Jan­u­ary 31st, 2013. The good news is that only PCs run­ning Win­dows 7 that will be eli­gi­ble for this offer, but also users who have Win­dows XP and Vista.

Source: Win­dows 8 Avail­able on