Meet Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Finally Microsoft has publicly launched a beta version of its Windows 8 operating System on 29th Feb for everyone who want to take a glimpse and eager to install and for try its features.

Microsoft choose The Hotel Miramar in Barcelona for expose another look of Windows 8 to Media.

Microsoft Presenting its upcoming Windows 8 Consumer Preview to Media at at Hotel Miramar.

To access information about Windows 8. have a look for a blog Introducing Windows 8 Consumer Preview written by Kent Walter

Windows 8 Start Screen

Its better to take a look at Windows 8 Consumer Preview where you will find all features of Windows 8 as well as Its behind story.

Download Windows 8

If you are Interested and cant wait yourself to drive with Windows 8. then you can download a copy from
Windows 8 Consumer Preview-ISO Format
Flavors available – ISO Format  :
Download Windows 8 Consumer Preview – 32 bit(X86)
Download Windows 8 Consumer Preview – 64 bit(X64)

System Requirement :-
Microsoft Says that It requires same hardware configuration which suitable to run Windows 7 and Vista. The system requirement may change in final release. so keep hoping 🙂

  • Processor : 1 GHz or more
  • RAM : 1 GB for (32-bit) or 2 GB for (64-bit)
  • Hard disk Space : 16 GB (32 bit) or 20 GB(64 bit)
  • Graphics Card : Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with with WDDM(Windows Display Driver Model) 1.0 support or higher.
  • Screen resolution : minimum 1024 X 768 pixels.

Some great and unique feature can found in Windows 8 Consumer Preview [A/C to Wikipedia ]

  • Picture Password
  • New easy restore
  • No start button
  • New shortcuts for the Charm Bar
  • Internet Explorer is new
  • New background set for the Start Page
  • New Ribbon organization
  • New Apps menu template
  • Windows Live ID Integration.
  • A new Task Manager

In case of any query you can check Windows 8 Consumer Preview:Frequently asked questions where you can find some answers to some common questions about Windows 8 Consumer Preview.

Must see :

so.. If you will get any chance to try Windows 8. please revert back and let me know how you experience it.


About Ravi Ranjan Kumar

An Indian who Living, Loving & Learning Technology with different tastes and willing to share knowledge and thoughts.
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