A day after Microsoft officially finalized its operating system, Windows 8, releasing a version of the Partner in the network leaked the final assembly of the new OS, writes The Verge. And despite the fact that developers and IT-specialists will get the system through subscription services only to MSDN and TechNet on 15 August, and the corporate version will be available to Volume License licensing scheme only from September 1.
Found in the online N-final build of Windows Media Player 8 is devoid of Windows Media Player. Microsoft had to create a separate N-edition of "Eight", after the European Commission has banned include in the operating systems Windows Media Player Windows Media Player.
Recall, Windows 8 RTM Build 9200 contains the same code, which will be presented in a release to end users on October 26. Three-month delay is necessary to equipment manufacturers and application developers have time to prepare for the new system.
Ordinary users can download Windows 8 since October 26 with a new computer or upgrade from Windows XP, Windows Vista or Windows 7 for $ 40 by downloading the distribution from the Net. Customers who purchase or acquire a new computer with Windows 7 after July 1, 2012, will be able to download the upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for $ 15.