Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday October 14, 2012

Dell to Offer Windows 7 After Launch of Windows 8

Dell has announced that the company will continue to sell computers equipped with Windows 7 even after Windows 8 debuts as an OS option for as long as they are allowed. The majority of the requests are expected to be from commercial customers and gaming enthusiasts.

Microsoft two years ago introduced a plan in which boxed versions of the previous Windows version can be sold for up to a year after the release of the latest version. Under the same plan, PC makers could preload the previous OS for up to two years.