Windows 8 editions

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Windows 8 editions only comes in the following editions.

Editions[change | change source]

  • Windows 8 is a core edition intended for the average home user.
  • Windows RT is a version of ARM32 arch for Surface RT and Tablets.
  • Windows 8 Single Language is same as Core but limited to a single installed language pack.
  • Windows 8 Chinese (based on Single Language) is for Chinese Laptops.
  • Windows 8 Pro is targeted at enthusiast and business markets. it adds the ability to run Hyper-V virtual machines.
  • Windows 8 Pro with Media Center is a include the Windows Media Center.
  • Windows 8 Enterprise is designed for large organizations, It has the same feature set as Pro but supports creating Windows To Go portable workspaces.

Upgrade Windows 8[change | change source]

Windows Vista and Windows 7 Upgrade only.

  • Windows Vista and Windows 7 Starter, Windows Vista and Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows Vista and Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrading to Windows 8.
  • Windows Vista Business, Windows 7 Professional, Windows Vista and Windows 7 Ultimate Upgrading to Windows 8 Pro.
  • Windows Vista and Windows 7 Enterprise, Upgrading to Windows 8 Enterprise.