The latest press reports from a Microsoft event called “Microsoft Open Door” are now in and Microsoft unveiled the approx. launch window.
During the tech expo Microsoft unveiled that they plan to release Windows 8 by the end of the year 2012.
The expo supported by the Bahrain government also unveiled various information about Microsoft’s upcoming Office 365 and Azure cloud services. Unlike Windows 8, Office 365 is supposed to be released this summer.
No Official Launch Date (Yet)
Yet, there is still no official announcement and no official date when Microsoft will release Windows 8 – we all already estimated that Microsoft would release it in October this year and so far that looks like the most promising month of the year. If they are going to release Windows 8 in 2012 it’s very likely that it’ll be released in October to take advantage of the early holiday shoppers.
Pre-RC builds of Windows 8 are out there
Latest leaks revealed that pre-RC builds of Windows 8 are being compiled at Microsoft’s headquarters Redmond, WA. We are getting closer to the actual RC (Release Client) build now, so we can all look forward to
News reports from a tech expo in Bahrain talk about Microsoft putting end of this year as the launch date for Windows 8.
Microsoft Open Door is one of five Microsoft techo expo in the Gulf region this year to reach IT professionals from Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and the UAE.