According to the German gamer magazine “PCGamesHardware” the Windows 7 retail prices are as follows:
- Windows 7 Starter Edition – 199,95 US-Dollar
- Windows 7 Home Premium – 259,95 US-Dollar
- Windows 7 Professional – 299,95 US-Dollar
- Windows 7 Ultimate – 319,95 US-Dollar
Overall there are going to be 5 different editions:
- Windows 7 Starter
- Windows 7 Home Basic
- Windows 7 Home Premium
- Windows 7 Business
- Windows 7 Ultimate
Supposedly the Windows 7 Home basic edition will cost approx. $225.
Those prices are for the retail editions. Obviously bundled editions (system builder editions) are going to be a lot cheaper. Microsoft did not verify the prices yet. As usual you will get the latest news about it here.