BizDay Zimbabwe
BizDay Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe's leading authority on business, finance and investment news.

BizDay
Author

0

Share


avrt
BizDay Zimbabwe

Windows 8.1 Now Available

BizDayBizDay

Harare — Microsoft has announced the global availability of Windows 8.1,a feature-rich update to its popular Windows 8 operating system, enabling customers to create experiences that keep pace with their lives—at work, at home or on the go.
Beginning Oct. 17, consumers with a Windows 8 device in more than 230 markets and 37 languages can download the free update via the online Windows Store.Windows 8.1 will also be available on new devices and as boxed software starting Oct. 18 at retail locations around the world.
Windows 8.1 evolves the Windows vision for highly personalized computing while showcasing Microsoft’s continued commitment to rapid and responsive development. It marks a wave of new, innovative devices coming for consumers and businesses – from the convenience and mobility of tablets and 2-in-1s to the productive experience expected from laptops, all-in-ones and specialized industry devices. Many of these new devices are touch-enabled and will deliver advancements in processing power, battery life and design, across a range of price points.
“With Windows 8, we introduced an era of highly mobile, touch-enabled, and always-connected computing,” said Eric Odipo, General Manager Microsoft East and Southern Africa.
“Windows 8.1 evolves this vision and brings together everything people do across all their devices whether at home, at work or on the go. Windows is delivering the most personal computing experience out there, making your device a unique extension of you and offering more ways to create an experience that is personal, expressive and keeps pace with your life.”
Windows 8.1 offers a host of increased customization refinements and functional improvements,including the following:

Customers can go to http://www.windows.com/shop to learn about the wide variety of new Windows devices available now and throughout the holiday season to find the one that best fits their needs and budgets.More information about Windows 8.1 is at http://blogs.windows.com and http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news.
Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

BizDay
Author

BizDay

0

Comments