Microsoft Corp. today announced the availability of the Windows 8 Release Preview.
Windows 8 Consumer Preview available for download today in 14 languages at Preview Windows, the Windows 8 Release Preview delivers a fast and fluid experience with new Apps.Since the launch of Consumer Preview in Feb,and was downloaded more than 1 million times in the first 24 hours, it has become the most tested Microsoft operating system of all time.
According to a Blog post on Windows Team Blog :
“Windows 8 will be offered in four editions: Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro, Windows and Windows 8 Enterprise RT. And standard version of “Windows 8″ will contain an updated Windows Explorer, a new task manager, better support for using multiple monitors and the ability to switch languages on the fly”
System Requirements For Windows 8 Consumer Preview
- Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster
- RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit)
- Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
- Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver
- To use touch, you need a tablet or monitor that supports multitouch.
- To access 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 need a screen resolution of at least 1366 x 768
Download Windows 8 Consumer Preview [.ISO]
Download Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview (English Version)
- 64-bit (x64) – [Link] (3.3 GB)
Sha 1 hash — 0xD76AD96773615E8C504F63564AF749469CFCCD57
- 32-bit (x86) – [Link] (2.5 GB)
Sha 1 hash — 0x8BED436F0959E7120A44BF7C29FF0AA962BDEFC9
Product Key : TK8TP-9JN6P-7X7WW-RFFTV-B7QPF
More information about Windows 8 and how to download the Windows 8 Release Preview is available at http://preview.windows.com.