Re: Win 8 pricing

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by JohnO, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. JohnO

    JohnO Guest

    On Saturday, 3 November 2012 15:56:10 UTC+13, Crash McBash wrote:
    > Just for a laugh I went to the MS site looking at upgrade pricing. I
    > was surprised to see an upgrade available to from XP as well as Vista
    > and 7 (IIRC the only upgrade to Win 7 was from Vista) and even more
    > stunned to see the price - $49 to download and $80-odd retail (IIRC
    > past upgrades have been north of $150).
    >
    > What on earth is MS up to?


    Being clever buggers. They roped me back in. I had a few PCs with odds and sods versions, non pro versions etc and upgraded them all to Win 8 Pro because of the dirt cheap price.
    JohnO, Nov 3, 2012
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