It was coming since long and its here now. With all those goodies written about Microsoft’s latest operating system ‘Windows 8’ its time for the official sneak peek into the OS by the end consumers. The Consumer Preview (beta) version is now officially available for download.
The Latest Operating system has been applauded by the tech community since its developer preview was out , and how intuitive its Metro UI has been. Well now you can try it yourself.
The Download is available in two Formats : Downloadable Setup and as an ISO Image.
The download is available as both 32 bit and 64 bit OS. The Minimum configuration to run Windows 8 is same as of Windows 7. The minimum config is :
- Processor: 1 GHz or faster
- RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) / 2 GB (64-bit)
- Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) / 20 GB (64-bit)
- Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 or higher
- Minimum Screen Resolution : 1024 x 768
So get your hands on the the latest offering from Microsoft and let us know how it feels and performs… Is it all froth and no substance or has Microsoft really turned things around this time.