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Microsoft Windows 8 Pro Upgrade Edition - Upgrade from Windows XP Vista and Windows 7 & 8 3UR-00006

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Product Information

If you need to upgrade from from Windows 7. Vista or XP (SP3) then this is the product for you!

Beautiful, fast, fluid

Windows 8 has been re-imagined to be all about you. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, sites and more, so you can spend less time searching and more time doing.

Main Features of Windows 8 Pro

  • Windows 8 Pro is built for business and compatible with life.
  • Get Windows 8 on great new tablets, laptops, convertibles, AIOs, and desktops. You choose. They’re all designed to play as hard as they work.
  • Keyboard & Mouse Compatible - Work like never before with a beautiful, fast and fluid experience designed for both touch and mouse and keyboard.
  • President. Accountant. Parent - Get your jobs done easily with apps you know and love, plus a full line-up of new apps from the Windows Store.
  • Out of office. Not out of touch - Your business email, calendar, and people are always at your fingertips and up to date with live tiles.
  • The anti-commute - Get it done faster and more securely from virtually anywhere with enhanced Wi-Fi and mobile networking.
  • Gets to work before you do - From power on to power off, your device is more secure with Trusted Boot.
  • Stay in control - Take control of your company’s technology with domain join and Group Policy.
  • Works well with others - Windows 8 Pro is designed to work alongside existing Windows 7 systems, apps and peripherals.
  • Alive and up to date - Windows 8 comes alive with the people, apps, and sites that matter to you most. The information you care about flows effortlessly to you through live tiles and timely notifications.
  • Your Windows, everywhere - Sign in to any of your Windows 8 PCs or tablets and instantly see your settings and get your apps. Buy them once from the Windows Store, and use most of your Windows apps on up to 5 PCs or tablets.
  • Stay Safe - Choose a favorite photo to create your unique picture password and simply trace a pattern over it to sign-in
  • Perfect for multitasking - Snap two apps side-by-side and easily multitask.
  • Work hard, play hard - Snap two apps side-by-side and multitask. Chat with a friend while scoping out a map, or watch a video while getting stuff done. With Windows 8, it’s simple to do two things at once.
  • Go anywhere and stay connected - With great apps like Mail, Calendar, Photos, Messaging, SkyDrive and more built in.
  • SkyDrive included -Store your stuff on SkyDrive and access your files, photos, videos and more. Wherever you go, you’re connected to the cloud.
  • Try the Windows store - Browse and discover great apps in the Windows Store. Try before you buy.  

Specifications

  • Description: Microsoft Windows 8 32-bit/64-bit English Upgrade DVD
  • Licence Quantity: 1 User
  • Media Type: DVD
  • Upgrade Path: Upgrade from Windows 7, Vista or XP (SP3) 
  • Windows Media Player included: Yes

System Requirements

  • 1 GHz processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 20 GB available hard disk space
  • 1366 × 768 screen resolution
  • DirectX 9 graphics processor with WDDM driver

Additional Information

  • For touchscreen capabilities please use a device which supports multi-touch
  • Microsoft Accout required for some features and to access the Windows Store
  • To access the Windows Store and to download and run apps, you need an active Internet connection and a screen resolution of at least 1024 x 768
  • To snap apps you will need a screen resolution of at least 1366 x 768
 

Questions & Answers

05/09/2012 Stephen Lang: Can you still use all windows 7software etc. That is currently on sale with windows 8

paul: Yes

Customer Reviews

Microsoft Windows Professional 8 32-bit/64-bit English International Version Upgrade 1 License DVD reviews verified by reevooReevoo

How easy to set-up
9.3
Features
9.3
Performance
9.7
Value for money
8.7
Overall rating
9.0
Scores 9.0 out of 10 based on 3 reviews
10 out of 10

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Confirmed purchase: 25 January 2013
Published on: 04 February 2013