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windows 8 price Singapore Upgrade / OEM Guide

Windows 8 price in Singapore OEM price and Singapore Windows 8 Upgrade Guide There are two path to upgrade windows 8 in Singapore (and re...


Windows 8 price in Singapore OEM price and Singapore Windows 8 Upgrade Guide

There are two path to upgrade windows 8 in Singapore (and rest of the world)
A. Windows 8 Price USD$14.99 = SGD$17.99
B. Windows 8 Price USD$39.99 = SGD$49.99

Windows 8 OEM Singapore Price
According to microsoft it should be priced at $89
"New Windows 8 licenses can be boughtat all leading IT retail stores for $89.00."
source: Microsoft

Upgrade A at USD$14.99 (SGD$18)
This is a Windows 8 upgrade offer, you can qualified for this price if  you buy a qualifying Windows 7 PC between 2 June 2012 and 31 January 2013 so this upgrade is strictly only for windows 7 owner.

how to get this windows 8 upgrade offer?
simply go to this link: Windows 8 upgrade Singapore click continue, get ready with your contact, pc purchase and windows 7 cd key details.

you'll get a coupon code (via email) which you enter it at the order page.

This are the steps to download Windows 8 (you can choose to install directly or save the windows 8 installation as ISO)

1. Download upgrade assistant click here 

2. Run it, it will check your system compability and choose what to keep
(recommended: keep nothing, if you are going to do clean install)

3. At the page "review your oder" you'll have option to get a DVD (with additional cost) simply skip this by pressing checkout.

4, Enter your payment info
When you initially make your purchase selection, it will show the full price for Windows 8

5.  On the order confirmation page, you’ll have the chance to enter your Promo Code - then the price will change to your Windows Upgrade Offer promotional price
  
Notes: 
If you have a windows 7 32 bit , you'll be upgraded to windows 8 pro 32 bit. windows 7 64 bit = windows 8 64 bit upgrade.
"Will it be possible with Windows 8 to upgrade from a prior Windows 32-bit version to a 64-bit version?
It is not possible to upgrade from a 32-bit to a 64-bit OS through the Windows Upgrade Assistant."

Can I use this ISO file and CD key in a different PC? 
According to Microsoft it's "Yes" but only if your different PC has the windows operating system on it (including oem version)

Do I have to install the Windows 8 upgrade on the eligible PC, or can I install it on another PC?
The upgrade offer is tied to a Windows 7 PC purchased between 2 June 2012 and 31 January 2013, but you can choose to redeem the offer and install the upgrade on any compatible Windows-based PC with a qualifying base operating system.

Upgrade B at USD$39.99 = SGD$50
Anybody that has windows (xp sp3 and above, even windows 8 preview) can be upgraded. this is also the same upgrade that you often see in the pc store for SGD $89 (the difference it's only the nice box and DVD)
Offer valid from October 26, 2012 until January 31, 2013 and is limited to five upgrade licenses per customer. To install Windows 8 Pro, customers must be running Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 Consumer Preview, or Windows 8 Release Preview.

the steps are the same with the A package except you skip the coupon entry.


1. Download upgrade assistant click here 
2. Run it, it will check your system compability and choose what to keep
(recommended: keep nothing, if you are going to do clean install)
3. At the page "review your oder" you'll have option to get a DVD (with additional cost) simply skip this by pressing checkout.
4, Enter your payment info
When you initially make your purchase selection, it will show the full price for Windows 8


Notes:
32 bit windows will be upgraded to 32 bit and 64 bit to 64 bit.

Can I use this ISO file and CD key in a different PC? 
You can install the upgrade only on PCs that have a valid base license and one of the following operating systems: Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP (SP3).


Is Windows Media Center included in the upgrade to Windows 8 Pro?
No. If you want to install Windows Media Center, you need to install the Windows 8 Media Center Pack after you upgrade to Windows 8 Pro. For more info see our but you can download for free now

What's the different between Windows 8 and Window 8 pro click here

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