Windows 8 Will be Launched on October 26

windows8logo_large_verge_medium_landscapeSo much has been said about the Windows 8 that almost nothing was left to be known except for its release date. But now, this mystery has been solved too.

Steven Sinofsky, President of the Windows division officially announced, at the annual sales meeting of Microsoft, that the latest software of Windows will be launched on October 26th, 2012.

Windows 8 will be launching on both PCs and as an upgrade on October 26.

Earlier, a Microsoft official (Tami Reller to be exact) had already announced that the new Windows is coming in October, but it is only now that we have come to know of its exact release date.


  • I can run Windows 7, smooth, no issue but Windows 8 is not compatible with my processor type.

  • Beaten By Love

    win 8 is for 64 bit, i have installed , that is good but mostly like 7, only 1 quality is better that is Boot time and shutdown time

  • Amanullah

    I am running windows 8 on my laptop
    Intel Core2duo 2GB Ram
    Running smooth
    Boot time faster than win7
    almost all software are compatible ( dont know about games)

  • Waqas Ahmad Khan

    What will happen to preview version?

  • Let see window 8 :)

  • from where you got windows 8 is it available in CDs in shops

    • Shhhid Salem

      Consumer preview. Not the final product. Anyone can download it, burn on dvd, install.

  • im waiting this

  • Rehan Riaz

    What will be the price of this windows 8.

  • Fakhre alam

    @ beaten by love. . . .Windows 8 is available for 32bit as well