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Windows 8.1 Pro

Windows 8.1 gives you the familiar desktop with its taskbar and Start button, plus a beautiful new Start screen that you can customize with your favorite apps, people, and sites so that everything you love is just a tap or click away.

 

You also get built-in cloud storage for anytime, anywhere access to your photos and files, beautiful full-screen browsing with Internet Explorer 11, plus an exclusive collection of built-in apps like Photos and Mail, with many more apps available from the Windows Store.

 

Requirements

Windows 8.1

 

If you want to run Windows 8.1 on your PC, here's what it takes:

 

  • Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with support for PAE, NX, and SSE2. Intel i3 core or better is best.

  • RAM: 1 gigabyte (GB) (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit) Minimum!        4Gb - 8Gb recomended.   

  • Hard disk space: 16 GB (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) Minimum!    250 Gb or more for apps and programs.          

  • Graphics card: Microsoft DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM driver

 

page last updated: August 20, 2014
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