Microsoft unleashes Windows 8 release preview

Microsoft has released the final test version of its next-generation Windows software, crafted to power devices ranging from tablets to desktop computers.

"We're thrilled to be at this milestone with the Windows 8 Release Preview," said Windows and Windows Live division president Steven Sinofsky.

The nearly finished Windows 8 software is available for download in 14 languages at Microsoft's website.

Availability of Windows 8 Release Preview marks the final phase of development before the operating system becomes available to makers of computers and other devices.

We've taken a look at the new features in the Windows 8 preview.

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CampbellS posted a comment   

who cares about aero. Its just pretty candy floss and uses up resources to keep it going. Is dosnt improve performance at all and is a useless feature. I want windows to be less bloated and start in 30secs. Not two minutes then another 30secs when the task bar is loaded.

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