Microsoft launched a consumer preview for Windows 8 for everyone. The file size can vary – 2.5GB to 3.3GB – depending on your version of Windows so make sure you’re on WiFi and have a fast connection.
You’ll get the beautiful and minimalistic Metro styling which Microsoft are adding to everything, with this consumer preview . Access to the apps available for Windows 8 is also included for you. The main Requirements include at least a 1Ghz processor, 1GB of RAM and 16GB of free storage space.
All apps available for Windows 8 will be available for free during this whole preview.
System Requirements in Detail:
“Windows 8 Consumer Preview works great on the same hardware that powers Windows 7:
- 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 or higher
- 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 Here Windows 8 Consumer Preview