Windows 8 SKU Archive

Report – Microsoft planning to scrap Windows 8 retail editions

This is interesting. If speculated reports are true, Microsoft may be scrapping the full retail editions of Windows 8. Microsoft usually sells upgrade, full, and OEM System Builder copies of its Windows software at retailers. Paul Thurrott

Windows 8 Update – Microsoft reveal final Windows 8 name and number of editions – 5

In a new blog post today on the Windows Team blog, Microsoft have finally shed light on both the final name for Windows 8 and what the different SKU’s for Windows will be. Let’s start with the

Microsoft confirm Windows 8 China edition

Recently, website winunleaked.tk gave us all a glimpse at a possible new SKU in Windows 8 titled China edition. It was suggested that this SKU was would only be  sold in China. Microsoft’s corporate vice president, and