The new metro style screen is intrigue. Microsoft claims that it has designed the new OS keeping in mind the touch as well as desktop interface( though many functional feature look more attractive on touch screen) Will the new OS help Microsoft to prevent landslide loss in OS market share started by iOS and Android?
Mean while you can give the new OS a try. Download the consumer preview from here.
- 1 GHz or faster processor
- 1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit)
- 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
- DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver
- 1024 x 768 minimum screen resolution
Note: You cannot uninstall the preview and revert back to your regular os. For that you need to have the installation media of your regular OS. We strongly recommend you to go through the FAQ for better understanding about installing/uninstalling the preview.
..Do let us know what do you feel about the new OS!