Microsoft has announced that it will provide Windows 8 Pro to buyers of Windows 7-based PCs for just $14.99. Yes, that is right $15 only! Microsoft will launch this promotion in June 2.
So for those who are worried whether to buy Windows 7 or to wait for Windows 8 release, you needn’t worry anymore as Microsoft has solved this issue. So if you buy a PC with at least Windows 7 Home Basic version installed, you will be able to upgrade to Windows 8 Pro version once its released for just $14.99.
For those who are not aware, Windows 8 will come in two versions – Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro. The entry-level Windows 8 will lack support for Windows Media Center (which will be sold separately), encryption, and other high-end features.